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Tata Steel Fined More Than $1 Billion for Exceeding Mining Quota -Source

Tata Steel Ltd. (500470.BY), one of the world's largest steelmakers, has been fined more than $1 billion for over mining by the Orissa state government, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said late Monday.
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Tribal minister Kishore Chandra Deo to urge governors to use special powers to cancel mining leases in tribal areas - The Times of India

After ordering cancellation of mining lease in tribal areas of Andhra Pradesh, tribal affairs minister Kishore Chandra Deo is set to raise hackles by writing to governors to invoke their special powers in the defence of indigenous population.
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Supreme Court bans iron ore movement in Goa | Firstpost

Supreme Court bans iron ore movement in Goa | Firstpost | Mining_india | Scoop.it
India's iron ore exports, which mainly head to China, have already halved because of government taxes aimed at keeping output for the domestic steel industry and efforts to stop illegal mining. (Reporting by Suchitra Mohanty ...
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EPA Demanding High Standards for Libby Clean-Up | Cancer News

EPA Demanding High Standards for Libby Clean-Up | Cancer News | Mining_india | Scoop.it
A move by the Environmental Protection Agency towards a more rigorous clean-up of asbestos-contaminated Libby, Montana and places like it is a move for which environmental advocates have long been waiting, but companies like W.R.

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Virginia Lawmaker Says ‘Sea Level Rise’ Is A ‘Left Wing Term,’ Excises It From State Report On Coastal Flooding

Virginia Lawmaker Says ‘Sea Level Rise’ Is A ‘Left Wing Term,’ Excises It From State Report On Coastal Flooding | Mining_india | Scoop.it
Virginia’s legislature commissioned a $50,000 study to determine the impacts of climate change on the state’s shores.

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Bio-Fuels And Climate Change Mitigation : CLIMATE HIMALAYA

Link button by Linksku. Science20.com: Global climate change has stimulated efforts to reduce CO2 emissions. Photosynthetic organisms use solar energy to generate reducing equivalents and incorporate atmospheric CO2 ...

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'Mining firms flouting norms' - Times of India

'Mining firms flouting norms'Times of IndiaJAMSHEDPUR: Geeta Koda, Jagannathpur legislator and wife of former chief minister Madhu Koda alleged here on Saturday that mining companies were violating environmental norms in the district.
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Coal India may import coal to ensure adequate fuel to power companies - The Economic Times

Coal India may import coal to ensure adequate fuel to power companies - The Economic Times | Mining_india | Scoop.it
"We have to see how much we can increase production to meet the commitment. CIL will do the imports if it is inevitable," Rao said.
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Goa CM begins crackdown on illegal mining - Hindustan Times

The BJP government in Goa led by chief minister Manohar Parrikar has begun acting on its promise to curb illegal iron ore mining less than a month after coming to power.
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Koda gets bail in illegal mining case, to stay in jail

Koda gets bail in illegal mining case, to stay in jail | Mining_india | Scoop.it
Koda gets bail in illegal mining case, t...A single-judge bench of Justice H.C. Mishra grante...Koda is in jail since November 2009 in different c...Koda's scam came into the limelight when the Incom...
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Illegal mining in Arunachal: Assam govt, Coal India - Indian Express

Illegal mining in Arunachal: Assam govt, Coal India - Indian Express | Mining_india | Scoop.it
Illegal mining in Arunachal: Assam govt, Coal India - Even as a CAG report pointing out irregularities in coal block auctions rocks the country, Assam and Coal India have alleged t (INDIA: Illegal mining in Arunachal: Assam govt, Coal India http://t.co/kJAi22Xw...)...
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India Mining Machinery - SBM

India Mining Machinery - SBM | Mining_india | Scoop.it
India mining machinery branch office of SBM. Leader in mining machinery industry for over 20 years.
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Notices to over 100 mining companies in Goa - New York Daily News

HotnHitNewsNotices to over 100 mining companies in GoaNew York Daily NewsPanaji, Oct 9 — Nearly 100 mining companies in Goa, indicted in the Justice M.B.
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Meghalaya approves controversial mining policy

Meghalaya approves controversial mining policy | Mining_india | Scoop.it
Hindu Business LineMeghalaya approves controversial mining policyTwoCircles.netBy IANS,. Shillong : The Meghalaya cabinet Friday approved the controversial Meghalaya Mines and Minerals Policy which allows miners to continue with rat-hole coal mining.
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Goa govt against resumption of mining activity in near future Rupesh Samant - India - DNA

The Manohar Parrikar government has decided not to allow mining activity until findings of the Public Accounts Committee and Justice M B Shah Commission on illegalities are dealt with in accordance with law.
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International Impacts & Adaptation : CLIMATE HIMALAYA

International Impacts & Adaptation : CLIMATE HIMALAYA | Mining_india | Scoop.it
Other nations may benefit from climate changes. The capacity to adapt to climate change can influence how climate change affects individuals, communities, countries, and the global population. Impacts on Basic Needs: Food ...

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Entangled Histories: Climate Science and Nuclear Weapons Research - Slashdot

Harperdog writes "Paul N. Edwards has a great paper about the links between nuclear weapons testing and climate science.

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Trans Damodar Coal Mining Project inaugurated - New York Daily News

Trans Damodar Coal Mining Project inauguratedNew York Daily NewsBankura (West Bengal), April 13 — West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday inaugurated the Trans Damodar Coal Mining Project at Barjora in Bankura district.
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India's Water Waste Could Hurt Growth - Wall Street Journal (blog)

The HinduIndia's Water Waste Could Hurt GrowthWall Street Journal (blog)Indian policymakers warned that the country's water problems could hamper economic growth unless consumption is regulated.
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40 mining companies in Goa issued notice - TwoCircles.net

40 mining companies in Goa issued notice - TwoCircles.net | Mining_india | Scoop.it
NDTV40 mining companies in Goa issued noticeTwoCircles.netThe Justice MB Shah Commission which had been probing illegal mining in Goa, as well as the rest of India, had expressed concern over the fact that several mining companies in the state had...
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South African coal mining project rejects bid by Tata Power - The Times of India

South African coal mining project rejects bid by Tata Power - The Times of India | Mining_india | Scoop.it
Exploration company Firestone Energy has rejected a bid by Tata Power for a 30 per cent stake in a coal project in South Africa, citing a huge undervaluation of the project, a report has said.
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High court stay on mining leads to sand shortage, hits builders - The Times of India

High court stay on mining leads to sand shortage, hits builders - The Times of India | Mining_india | Scoop.it
Construction works in the coastal districts were hit due to severe shortage of sand. While the high court imposed restrictions on quarrying of sand from the river banks to protect the ecological balance.
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Mining to end around tiger reserves - Hindustan Times

What the Central government failed to achieve in years, the Supreme Court did with a single stroke.
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Goa government to classify mining leases to boot out illegal traders - The Times of India

Goa government to classify mining leases to boot out illegal traders - The Times of India | Mining_india | Scoop.it
In a bid to identify "rogue" traders, Goa government has decided to classify all the 90-odd mining leases in the state into three different categories depending on their mining status.
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