vedanta bauxite mining project

vedanta bauxite mining project

Vedanta's Lanjigarh project (Refinery and bauxite mining)

CMPDIL, according to Vedanta’s lawyers’ statements during Supreme Court hearings on May 16 and May 18, 2007, cleared the project of all water-related concerns. However, WII’s report submitted in June 2006 warned that bauxite mining in Niyamgiri plateau would destroy a specialised wildlife habitat.

Niyamgiri-Vedanta Bauxite Mining, India EJAtlas

Niyamgiri-Vedanta Bauxite Mining, India ... A precedent was set for the first environmental referendum to decide a mining project in India. Development of alternatives: The proposal is to leave the Niyamgiri hills undisturbed. The sacredness argument was decisive in the end.

India rejects Vedanta’s bauxite mining project

Jan 13, 2014  The proposed project was expected to supply 72 million tonnes of bauxite to the company’s alumina refinery plant, located at the Lanjigarh, Orissa. Vedanta Aluminium’s one million tonne per year alumina refinery project was forced to import bauxite, as it was struggling to get raw material for the refinery.

India's rejection of Vedanta's bauxite mine is a victory ...

Jan 14, 2014  India's rejection of Vedanta's bauxite mine is a victory for tribal rights ... The 8,000-strong community has been campaigning against the mining project for almost a decade amid alleged ...

Tribal Claims Against the Vedanta Bauxite Mine in ...

Tribal Claims Against the Vedanta Bauxite ... cred cultural and religious site for them. vedanta’s mining operations in the niyamgiri hills raised significant human rights concerns, including the failure to acquire free, prior ... placed on vedanta in respect of the project. on one hand, an international advocacy cam -

BankTrack – Bauxite mine Niyamgiri Hills

On October 5th, 2004 an official agreement was signed between the Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) and Sterlite Industries, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources plc, for the purpose of mining of bauxite reserves at at the foot of the Niyamgiri mountain, near the town of Lanjigarh.

Govt rejects Vedanta’s Niyamgiri mining project - The ...

Jan 12, 2014  Vedanta joined hands with Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) for exploring bauxite in the area. Now, it has to be seen if the Government will allocate the company any other mine to explore bauxite.

Lanjigarh Project - Vedanta Aluminium

Lanjigarh is a village situated in the hilly landscape of Kalahandi District in Orissa. Today Lanjigarh is synonymous with Vedanta Aluminium Ltd’s project that consists of a state-of-the-art Alumina Refinery and proposed Niyamgiri bauxite mine that was identified for mining by the Government of Orissa all the way back in the late 1970’s, well before the formation of Vedanta Resources.

Majority of Orissa villages reject Vedanta bauxite mining ...

Jul 30, 2013  The Supreme Court in April said a ban on Vedanta ’s bauxite mining project in Niyamgiri hills would remain until local gram sabhas conducted a study and filed a report on whether it could be ...

The significance of Niyamgiri - The Hindu

May 02, 2013  In the bauxite mining project promoted by the Vedanta group in Odisha, the Ministry made a welcome exception and recorded “violations too egregious to be glossed over.”

Tribal Claims Against the Vedanta Bauxite Mine in ...

Tribal Claims Against the Vedanta Bauxite ... cred cultural and religious site for them. vedanta’s mining operations in the niyamgiri hills raised significant human rights concerns, including the failure to acquire free, prior ... placed on vedanta in respect of the project. on

BankTrack – Bauxite mine Niyamgiri Hills

On October 5th, 2004 an official agreement was signed between the Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) and Sterlite Industries, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources plc, for the purpose of mining of bauxite reserves at at the foot of the Niyamgiri mountain, near the town of Lanjigarh.

Activist Who Blocked Vedanta’s Bauxite Mining Project In ...

Apr 24, 2017  In 2004, Odisha State Mining Company signed an agreement with UK-based Vedanta Resources to mine bauxite (an aluminum ore) in the hills, a

Vedanta's 50,000-crore project in Odisha rejected by all ...

Aug 19, 2013  Vedanta Resources plans to mine bauxite to feed its alumina refinery in Odisha - a project worth Rs 50,000 crores - are in serious jeopardy after all

Govt rejects Vedanta’s Niyamgiri mining project - The ...

Jan 12, 2014  Vedanta joined hands with Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) for exploring bauxite in the area. Now, it has to be seen if the Government will allocate the company any other mine to explore bauxite.

EGA to supply Vedanta with Guinean bauxite EGA

United Arab Emirates: Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the United Arab Emirates outside oil and gas, and Vedanta Limited today signed an agreement under which EGA will supply Vedanta from 2019 with bauxite from its mining project in the Republic of Guinea.

Lanjigarh Project - Vedanta Aluminium

Lanjigarh is a village situated in the hilly landscape of Kalahandi District in Orissa. Today Lanjigarh is synonymous with Vedanta Aluminium Ltd’s project that consists of a state-of-the-art Alumina Refinery and proposed Niyamgiri bauxite mine that was identified for mining by the Government of Orissa all the way back in the late 1970’s, well before the formation of Vedanta Resources.

Odisha state plans to revive bauxite mining project in ...

Oct 27, 2015  Odisha state plans to revive bauxite mining project in Niyamgiri Hills, India 27 Oct 2015 (Last Updated October 27th, 2015 18:30) Indian state Odisha is planning to revive Vedanta Resources' bauxite mining project on top of the Niyamgiri Hills, a forested area that the local Dongria Kondh tribe considers sacred.

Claiming Niyamgiri: the Dongria Kondh’s Struggle against ...

The team was asked to submit a report on the effect of the mining project on the Dongria Kondh. The team of experts, in their March, 2010 report, concluded that Vedanta’s proposed bauxite mine would be detrimental to the existence of the Dongria Kondh; a consequence which was too serious to ignore.

Majority of Orissa villages reject Vedanta bauxite mining ...

Jul 30, 2013  The Supreme Court in April said a ban on Vedanta ’s bauxite mining project in Niyamgiri hills would remain until local gram sabhas conducted a study and filed a report on whether it could be ...

How Bauxite Mining Is Affecting The Niyamgiri Tribe In ...

Apr 26, 2016  In 2013, the Supreme Court ruled that Vedanta’s bauxite mining project in Niyamgiri hills should have the consent of gram sabhas. Odisha Government identified 12 out of 105 villages which would get directly impacted by the open-pit mining. In what is known as the country’s first environmental referendum, all 12 villages unanimously said ...

Niyamgiri: Vedanta's battleground for bauxite

And, perhaps, its Waterloo. With the Union ministry of environment and forests refusing to allow the company to mine bauxite in Orissa's Niyamgiri hill, the UK-based mining giant's troubles have multiplied. The quest to resolve all disagreements regarding the company's Lanjigarh alumina refinery project and its mining rights had brought none less than the Orissa chief minister scurrying to ...

Niyamgiri bauxite mining project: Latest News Videos ...

May 16, 2020  niyamgiri bauxite mining project Vedanta signs MoU with research institutes to explore ways to utilize Bauxite residue Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with research institutes in India for exploring ways to create value from bauxite residue for further usage in the company’s downstream segment.

Vedanta's Orissa mining project under govt scanner - The ...

Mar 16, 2010  ET had reported on Monday that Vedanta is planning to list its Orissa aluminium project. But the large part of the value for potential investors is the reduction in cost which would endangered if the company sourced bauxite from Niyamgiri in Orissa rather than outside, which is currently the case.

BankTrack – Bauxite mine Niyamgiri Hills

On October 5th, 2004 an official agreement was signed between the Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) and Sterlite Industries, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources plc, for the purpose of mining of bauxite reserves at at the foot of the Niyamgiri mountain, near

Vedanta's 50,000-crore project in Odisha rejected by all ...

Aug 19, 2013  Vedanta Resources plans to mine bauxite to feed its alumina refinery in Odisha - a project worth Rs 50,000 crores - are in serious jeopardy after all

Activist Who Blocked Vedanta’s Bauxite Mining Project In ...

Apr 24, 2017  In 2004, Odisha State Mining Company signed an agreement with UK-based Vedanta Resources to mine bauxite (an aluminum ore) in the hills, a

Niyamgiri bauxite mining project: Latest News Videos ...

May 16, 2020  niyamgiri bauxite mining project Vedanta signs MoU with research institutes to explore ways to utilize Bauxite residue Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with research institutes in India for exploring ways to create value from bauxite residue for further usage in the company’s downstream segment.

Vedanta's Orissa mining project under govt scanner - The ...

Mar 16, 2010  ET had reported on Monday that Vedanta is planning to list its Orissa aluminium project. But the large part of the value for potential investors is the reduction in cost which would endangered if the company sourced bauxite from Niyamgiri in Orissa rather than outside, which is currently the case.

Niyamgiri: Vedanta's battleground for bauxite

And, perhaps, its Waterloo. With the Union ministry of environment and forests refusing to allow the company to mine bauxite in Orissa's Niyamgiri hill, the UK-based mining giant's troubles have multiplied. The quest to resolve all disagreements regarding the company's Lanjigarh alumina refinery project and its mining rights had brought none less than the Orissa chief minister scurrying to ...

Majority of Orissa villages reject Vedanta bauxite mining ...

Jul 30, 2013  The Supreme Court in April said a ban on Vedanta ’s bauxite mining project in Niyamgiri hills would remain until local gram sabhas conducted a study and filed a report on whether it could be ...

Claiming Niyamgiri: the Dongria Kondh’s Struggle against ...

The team was asked to submit a report on the effect of the mining project on the Dongria Kondh. The team of experts, in their March, 2010 report, concluded that Vedanta’s proposed bauxite mine would be detrimental to the existence of the Dongria Kondh; a consequence which was too serious to ignore.

Ramesh axes Vedanta bauxite project Business Standard News

Aug 24, 2010  Read more about Ramesh axes Vedanta bauxite project on Business Standard. In a setback to its plans, metals and mining major Vedanta Resources today failed to get environmental clearance for its $1.7-billion (Rs 7,820-crore) bauxite mining project in the Niyamgiri hills of Orissa.The ministry of Environment and Forests

Odisha state plans to revive bauxite mining project in ...

Oct 27, 2015  Odisha state plans to revive bauxite mining project in Niyamgiri Hills, India 27 Oct 2015 (Last Updated October 27th, 2015 18:30) Indian state Odisha is planning to revive Vedanta Resources' bauxite mining project on top of the Niyamgiri Hills, a forested area that the local Dongria Kondh tribe considers sacred.

Vedanta- Niyamgiri Mining issue - SlideShare

Feb 24, 2014  Vedanta Alumina Limited, a subsidiary of M/S Sterlite Industries (India) Limited is going to mine bauxite deposit from the Niyamgiri hills jointly with Orissa Mining Corporation Limited (OMC) as per the lease agreement signed in between VAL (Vedanta Alumina Ltd.) and Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) in October 2004.

It is ‘no’ to Vedanta’s mine project in Orissa - The Hindu

Aug 24, 2010  After a long drawn-out consultation process, the Union government has finally pronounced its verdict against Vedanta Alumina’s $1.7-billion plan to mine bauxite

Emirates Global Aluminium signs deal to supply bauxite to ...

Jul 04, 2018  UAE-based Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) has signed an agreement to supply bauxite from its mining project in Guinea to UK-based mining company Vedanta. Under the long-term agreement, EGA will ...

LATEST NEWS UPDATES Vedanta rejection at Niyamgiri won't ...

Big Projects Mired in Conflict. In Odisha and Andhra Pradesh, which hold 70% of India's bauxite reserves, six major mining projects are stuck, underlining the impasse in the sector. Niyamgiri. District: Kalahandi-Rayagada, Odisha. Company: Orissa Mining Corporation (for Vedanta) Reserves: 88 million tonnes Allotment year: 2004 (MoU signed)