strategic vision of the company is to emerge as a global player in the
primary energy sector committed to provide energy security to the
country by attaining environmentally & socially sustainable growth
through best practices from mine to market.
|ECL has achieved the
highest ever coal production of 43.568 MT with a
growth of 7.53% over last year.ECL has also achieved highest ever coal
offtake of 43.629 MT during 2017-18 with a growth of 1.42% over last
year. The UG production has recorded a substantial growth of 5.86% over
last year. ECL is the only subsidiary of CIL which had growth in
underground coal production for last six consecutive years. With the
introduction of mass production technology by deploying Continuous
Miner and Power Support Longwall etc in Jhanjra and other mines, the
underground coal production will continue to improve in the coming
2017-18, 3 (three) projects were approved by ECL Board, 1 (one)
project of Eastern Coalfields Limited was approved by CIL Board.
|Thrust is given
towards modernization and mechanization of underground
mines in ECL. In this regard it is worth mentioning that 3 numbers of
Continuous Miner are already in operation in ECL. One Low height
continuous miner has been commissioned at Jhanjra for the first time in
the country. Highwall Mining Technology is also proposed to be
introduced in Sripur and Nimcha Project.Continuous efforts are being
made to enhance the coal production from underground mines. As on
31.03.2018, 274 Nos. of SDLs and 31 Nos. of LHDs are in operation in
different underground mines of ECL.
|The impact on the
environment due to extraction of coal is being
monitored constantly by our Company and adequate measures are
undertaken for control of Air, Water & Noise Pollution, Land
degradation, Deforestation etc. These measures are being undertaken in
accordance with the provisions of all statutory norms, Acts and Rules
on a regular basis. During 2017-18, 130.43 Ha plantations have been
carried out in internal and external OB dumps and in subsided area.
|ECL has committed
for sustainable development and CSR activities in
villages around ECL command area by providing drinking water, improving
educational facilities and health care etc. During the year ` 12.69
crore was spent on CSR activities.
|ECL has given the
highest priority towards safety, which is considered
as a part of core production process in ECL. To improve the safety
standards, ECL has vigorously pursued several measures during the year.
produce more than 50 MT coal during 2018-19 and confident that ECL will
march ahead in the times to come.
Leave Management System has been extended for all Executives of the
attendance system has been introduced in all the establishments of the
was the winner in CIL inter-company cricket, football and athletic
tournament held during 2017-18.