Form-2
APPLICATION FOR PRIOR ENVIRONMENTAL CLEARANCE
S. No.Item Details
1.
Whether it is a violation case and application is being submitted under Notification No. S.O.804(E) dated 14.03.2017 ? No
Details of Project:
(a)Name of the project(s) Amendment in existing EC of Joda East Iron Mines No.J-11015/215/2008-iA.II.(M)-11.03.2013. w.r.t modernization in EC under section7(ii)b in respect of modernization of beneficiation plant by setting
(b)Name of the Company / Organisation TATA STEEL LIMITED KHONDBOND IRON AND MN MINES
(c)Registered Address Tata Steel Limited, Khondbond Iron & Mn. Mines, P.O./P.S.-Joda, Distt.-Keonjhar, Odisha.,Keonjhar,Orissa-758034
(d)Legal Status of the Company Private
(e)Joint Venture No
2.
Address for the correspondence:
(a)Name of the Applicant Prakash Kumar Mohapatra
(b)Designation (Owner/ Partner/ CEO) Senior Manager - Land, Lease &
(c)Address NIL
(d)Pin code 758034
(e)E-mail prakash.mohapatra@tatasteel.com
(f)STD Code. 9238(f)Telephone No. 100626
(g)Fax No.
(h)Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority of the person making this application to make application on behalf of the User Agency . Annexure-Uploaded Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority
3.
Category of the Project/Activity as per Schedule of EIA Notification,2006:
(a)Project/Activity1(a) Mining of minerals
(b)Category A
(c)Proposal Number IA/OR/MIN/99283/2019
(d)Master Proposal Number(Single Window) SW/99282/2019
(e)EAC concerned (for category A Projects only) Non-Coal Mining
(f)Project Type Modernization under para 7(ii)
4.
Location of the Project:
(a)Plot/Survey/Khasra No. Joda (unit no-2),Kamarjoda(Unit no-3),Banspani (Un
(b)Pincode 758034
(c)Bounded Latitudes (North) FROM 21.59 To 22.03
(d)Bounded Longitudes (East) FROM 82.25 To 85.27
(e)Survey of India Topo Sheet No. 73 F/8 and 73 G/5
(f)Uploaded Topo Sheet File Copy of Topo Sheet File
(g)Maximum Elevation Above Means Sea Level(AMSL) 460
(h)Uploaded (kml) File Copy of Kml File      
(i)Distance of Nearest HFL from the project boundary within the study area 0
(j)Seismic Zone 2
5.
(a)Number of States in which Project will be Executed 1
(b)Main State of the project Orissa
Details of State(s) of the project
S. No. State Name District Name Tehsil Name Village Name
(1.)OrissaKendujharBarbilJoda,Kamarjoda,Banspani,Khuntpani and Baitarini RF
6.
Details of Terms of Reference (ToR)/EC: Not Applicable
4.
Whether the Project Exempted from Public Hearing? Details Not Applicable
8.
Details of Project Configuration/Product:
Details Not Applicable
9.
In case of Expansion / Modernisation / One Time Capacity Expansion (only for Coal Mining) / Expansion under Clause 7(ii) / Modernisation under Clause 7(ii) / Change of Product Mix under Clause 7(ii):
(a)Details of certified report on compliance of earlier environmental clearance condition
(i)Certified Compliance By Regional
(ii)Details of Regional Office of MoEFCC / Zonal Office of CPCB / SPCB / UTPCC from which certified report on Bhubneshwar
(iii)Letter No. Letter No.101-529/EPE/446; dated 5th March 2019
(iv)Status of Compliance Compiled
(v)Certified report on compliance of earlier environmental clearance conditions (Including Monitoring Report) Copy of Certified Compliance Report
(vi)Date of site visit N/A
(b)Details of Capacity Expansion
S. No.Product/Activity (Capacity/Area)Quantity FromQuantity ToTotal UnitOther UnitMode of Transport / Transmission of ProductOther Mode of Transport / Transmission of Product
(1.)Wet benificiation plant046000004600000Tons per Annum(TPA)Road,Conveyor Belt
(c)Details of Configuration
S. No.Plant / Equipment / Facility Existing ConfigurationProposed ConfigurationFinal configuration after expansionRemarks
(1.)Proposed Wet Benificiation PlantNIL4.6 Million Ton/Annum4.6 Million Ton/AnnumProposed new benificiation plant will be installed to process different iron ore grades
(2.)Dry Processing Plant5 Million Ton/AnnumNIL5 Million Ton/AnnumNo Change in configration
(3.)Existing Wet Processing Plant7 Million Ton/Annum2.4 Million Ton/Annum2.4 Million Ton/AnnumExisting wet processing plant capacity will be reduced from 7 MTPA to 2.4 MTPA
9.1.
Details of Consent to Operate
(i)Whether Consent to operate obtained ? NA
(ii)Copies of all Consent to operate obtained since inception Copy of Consent to Operate
(iii)Date of Issue 22 Feb 2017
(iv)Valid Upto 31 Mar 2021
(v)File No. 2523/IND-I-CON-184
(vi)Application No. 1459055
(vii)Copy of Consent to operate valid as on date Copy of Consent to Operate
10.
Project Cost:
(a)Total Cost of the Project at current price level (in Crores) 900
(b) Funds Allocated for Environment Management (Capital) (in Crores) 50
(c) Funds Allocated Towards CER (Corporate Environment Responsibility) (in Crores) 1
(d) Funds Allocated for Environment Management Plan (EMP) (Recurring per Annum) (in Crores) 0.3
11.
Whether project attracts the General Condition specified in the Schedule of EIA Notification ? No
12.
Whether project attract the Specific Condition specified in the Schedule of EIA Notification ? No
13.
Raw Material / Fuel Requirement:
(a)Proposed quantity of raw material/fuel 4600000
(b)Existing quantity of raw material/fuel N/A
(c)Total quantity of raw material/fuel 4600000
    13.1.        Raw Material / Fuel Profile
S. No.Raw Material / Fuel QuantityUnitOther UnitSource (incase of Import. please specify country and Name of the port from which Raw Material / Fuel is received )Mode of TransportOther Mode of TransportDistance of Source from Project Site (in Kilometres) (In case of import, distance from the port from which the raw material / fuel is received)Type of Linkage Other Type of Linkage Uploaded Copy of Linkage
(1.)Iron Ore4600000Tons per AnnumNARoad,Conveyor Belt0 CaptiveCopy of Linkage
16.
Baseline Data Not Applicable
14.6.
Details of Ground Water Table:
(a)Range of Water Table Pre-Monsoon Season (Meters Below Ground Level (m bgl)) From 1.070 To 12.990
(b)Range of Water Table Post-Monsoon Season (Meters Below Ground Level (m bgl)) From 0.210 To 6.560
(c)Whether Ground Water Intersection will be there ? No
     15.      Details of Water Requirement (During Operation)
S. No.Source Source Other Required QuantityDistance from SourceCopy of Permission from Competent Authority Mode of TransportOther Mode of TransportMethod of Water WithdrawalOther Method of Water WithdrawalLetter No.Date of IssuePermitted Quantity
(1.)Surface175005Copy of Permission LetterPipelineOtherspipeline42316 Feb 19968531
15.1.
(a)Whether Desalination is proposed No
    16.       Waste Water Management(During Operation)
S. No.Type/Source Quantity of Waste Water Generated (Kilolitre per Day)Treatment Capacity (Kilolitre per Day) Treatment MethodMode of DisposalOther Mode of DisposalQuantity of Treated Water Used in Recycling/Reuse (Kilolitre per Day)Quantity of Discharged Water (Kilolitre per Day)
(1.)Proposed 4.6 MTPA benificiation plant1815935941High rated thickener plus paste thickenerReuse within the Plant & Recycling18159
16.1.
(a)Total Waste Water Generation 18159
(b)Total Discharged Water 0
(c)Total Reused Water 18159
    17.       Solid Waste Generation/Management
S. No.Name of Waste Item Other ItemQuantity per AnnumUnitDistance from Site(KM)Mode of TransportOther Mode of TransportMode of DisposalOther Mode of Disposal
(1.)slimeIndustrial Waste860000Tons2Pipe ConveyorOthersstored in existing slime dam
18.
    18.1.     Air Quality Impact Prediction
S. No.Criteria Pollutants Other Criteria PollutantsUnitBaseline ConcentrationDistance GLCIncremental ConcentrationTotal GLCPrescribed Standard
(1.)NOxMicrogram per Meter Cube19.410.342080
(2.)PM2.5Microgram per Meter Cube40.210.184160
(3.)PM10Microgram per Meter Cube58.510.0959100
(4.)SO2Microgram per Meter Cube17.310.411880
    18.2.     Stack Details
S. No.Source FuelStack Height(m)Stack Diameter(m)PollutantsOther PollutantsEmission (GLS)
(1.)DG setHSD300.41PM1010
19.
Power Requirement:
(a)Quantity (Kilo Volt Amps (kVA)) 8870
(b)Source Local electrical substation
(c)Uploaded Copy of Agreement Copy of Agreement
(d)Standby Arrangement (Details of DG Sets) Two DG sets 1250 KVA each
(e)Stack Height (in m) 30
20.
Land Ownership Pattern:
(a)Forest Land 625.480
(b)Private Land 0
(c)Government Land 0
(d)Revenue Land 0
(e)Other Land 45.613
    Total Land 671.093
21.
Present Land Use Breakup of the Study Area in Ha:
(a)Agriculture Area 0
(b)Waste/Barren Land 0
(c)Grazing/ Community Land 0
(d)Surface Water Bodies 0
(e)Settlements 0
(f)Industrial 0
(g)Forest 625.480
(h)Mangroves 0
(i)Marine Area 0
(j)Others : Total non forest land 45.613
    Total 671.0930000000001
    22.     Land requirement for various activities
S. No.Description of Activity / Facility / Plant / Others OthersLand RequirementRemarks
(1.)Main Plant40.773Dry & wet plant
(2.)Township0No township inside mine lease area
(3.)Green belt0.826existing
(4.)Ash Pond0Not Applicable
(5.)Quarry Area388.655Existing
(6.)OB Dump Area25.792existing
(7.)Safety Zone9.779
(8.)Tailing Pond42.996
(9.)LandFill0Not Applicable
(10.)Water Reservoir0Not Applicable
(11.)Desalination Plant0Not Applicable
(12.)Area for Solid Waste Management0Not Applicable
(13.)Built Up Area63.467
(14.)Othersmineral store top soil storage unutilzed area98.805mineral storage top soil storage unutilized area
Total 671.093
23.
Ecological and Environmental Sensitivity (Within 10 Km):- WLS-Wild Life Species; NPA-Notified Protected Area; ESAs-Eco Sensitive Areas; ESZs-Eco Sensitive Zones :
    23.1.     Details of Ecological Sensitivity :
S. No.Details of Ecological Sensitivity NameDistance from the Project (Km)Remarks
(1.)Critically Polluted AreaNot applicable0Not Applicable
(2.)NPANot applicable0Not applicable
(3.)ESAsNot Applicable0Not applicable
(4.)CorridorsNot Applicable0Not applicable
(5.)ESZsNot Applicable0Not Applicable
(6.)WLSNot Applicable0Not Applicable
(7.)Wildlife CorridorsNot Applicable0Not Applicable
    23.2.     Details of Environmental Sensitivity :
S. No.Details of Environmental Sensitivity Other Details of Environmental Sensitivity NameDistance from the Project (Km)Remarks
(1.)Defence InstallationsNot Applicable0Not Applicable
(2.)Archaeological SitesNot Applicable0Not Applicable
(3.)ForestBaitarini RF,Siddhamath RF0.6both in core zone
23.3.
(a)Whether Noc / Permission from the competent authority is required? No
(b)Whether NBWL recommendation is required? No
24.
Forest Land:
Whether any Forest Land involved? No
25.
Tree Cutting:
(a)No. of Trees Cut for the Project (if Forest Land not Involved) 0
(b)Details of Tree Cutting and Planting of Trees Not Applicable
26.
Land Acquisition Status:
(a)Acquired Land(Ha) 671.093
(b)Land yet to be acquired(Ha) 0
(c)Status of Land acquisition if not acquired NA
27.
Rehabilitation and Resettlement (R&R):
(a)No. of Villages 0
(b)No. of Households 0
(c)No. of PDFs (Project Displaced Families) 0
(d)No. of PAFs (Project Affected Families) 0
(e)Funds Allocated for R&R(in Rs) 0
(f)Status of R&R Completed
28.
Details of Presence of Schedule-I Species:
(a)Whether there is Presence of Schedule-I Species ? No
(b)Whether conservation plan for Schedule-I Species has been prepared ? Yes
(i)Uploaded copy of conservation plan Copy of conservation plan
(ii)Fund Provision made Yes
(iii)Period of Implementation 5 Years
(c)Whether conservation plan for Schedule-I Species has been approved by competent authority ? Yes
(i)Uploaded copy of approval Copy of approval
(ii)Letter No. 3195/1WL(C)SSP-97/2016
(iii)Date of issue 25 Apr 2016
(iv)Recommendation As per plan
29.
Details of Presence of Water Bodies in Core Area:
(a)Whether there is Presence of Water Bodies in Core Area ? No
(b)Whether there is Diversion Required ? No
(c)Whether permission has been obtained from competent authority ? No
30.
Details of Presence of Water Bodies in Buffer Area:
(a)Whether there is Presence of Water Bodies in Buffer Area ? Yes
(i)Details of Water Bodies in Buffer Area Kundra Nallah
(ii)Direction of Water Bodies in Buffer Area North West
(iii)Distance of Water Bodies in Buffer Area 0.5
31.
Manpower Requirement:
(a)Permanent Employment-During Construction 0
(b)Permanent Employment-During Operation 150
(c)Temporary Employment- During Construction 0
(d)Temporary Employment- During Operation 0
(e)No. of working days 365
(f)Total Manpower 150
32.
Green Belt in Ha:
(a)Uploaded Green Belt plan Copy of Green Belt Plan
S. No.Description ExistingProposedTotal
(1.)Total Area of Green Belt157.76448.46606.22
(2.)Percentage of Total Project Area23.566.590
(3.)No. of Plants6640009000001564000
(4.)Funds Allocated50000020000002500000
    33.         Project Benefits
S. No.Type of Project Benefits Details of Project Benefits
(1.)EnvironmentalClean process used for the proposed benification plant modernization. The proposal will also give employment to the local community
   34.   CRZ Specific Details : Not Applicable
   35.   Sector Specific Details For Non-Coal Mining
S. No.Item Details
     1.       No. of Mineral(s) to be Mined : 1
S. No.Mineral(s) to be Mined Major or Minor Mineral
(1.)Iron oreMajor
2.
Mine Capacity in ROM (Run of Mine) 12 Million Ton/Annum
3.
Uploaded 500 meters Cluster Certificate from State Mines and Geology in case of minor minerals Copy of 500 meters Cluster Certificate from State Mines and Geology
4.
Mining Plan:
(a)Approval Letter No. Mining Plan/Scheme approved vide No. MSM/FM/41-ORI
(b)Date of Approval 21 Feb 2018
(c)Approved Letter Copy of Approved Letter
(d)Approved By State Mining and Geology Department IBM
(e)Approved Mining Lease Area 671.093
(f)Approved Capacity 12000000
5.
Technical Details:
(a)Total Geological Reserves (Million Ton) 147.52
(b)Mineable Reserves (Million Ton) 147.52
(c)Extractable Reserves(Million Ton) 147.52
(d)Percent(%) of Extraction 100
(e)Grade of Coal /Ore /Mineral Fe>=58%
(f)Stripping Ratio 1 : 0.20
(g)Category of Gaseousness (Only for Coal Mining, Others may Write NA) NA
(h)Average Gradient(Degree) 45
(i)Mining Method Opencast
(j)Life of Mine (Years) 11
6.
Details of Beneficiations:
(a)Whether it is proposed to install beneficiation plant/Coal washery within the mining lease area Yes
(b)Beneficiation / Washing Technology Benificiation
(c)Capacity 4600000
(d)Whether it is proposed to install crusher within the mining lease area No
7.
Details of Seams:
(a)Whether details of seam applicable No
8.
Details of Mining Lease:
(a)Mining Lease Area (in Hectare) 671.093
(b)Whether obtained Letter of Intent (LOI) from the state government ? Yes
(i)Copy of Letter of Intent Copy of Letter of Intent
(ii)Date of issue of LOI 18 Apr 2015
(iii)Validity of LOI 11
(iv)Reference No. of LOI III(A)SM13/2012-3283/SM.Bhubaneshwar
(c)Whether Lease Deed Executed ? Yes
(i)Copy of Executed Lease deed valid as on Date Copy of Executed Lease deed
(ii)Provide area in Hectare as per executed lease deed (initial) document 671.093
(iii)Validity of the lease deed From : 01 Jul 2005 To : 31 Mar 2030
(iv)Date of Execution of Mining Lese 05 May 2015
(v)Reference Number 11031500223
(d)Whether Lease Deed Renewed ? Yes
     8.1.    Earlier Renewals:
S. No.Lease Details Date of Renewal Period Copy of Earlier Lease Letter No.Area Remarks
(1.)Renewal 18 Apr 2015 From : 01 Jul 2005 To : 31 Mar 2030 Copy of Earlier Lease)SM13/2012-3283/SM.Bhubaneshwar 671.093
9.
OB (Over Burden) Management:
(a) Details of External Dumps:
(i)No. of OB Dumps 0
(ii)Total Area (in Hectare) 0
(iii)Height (in meter) 0
(iv)Quantity (in Million Cubic meter) 0
(v)No. of year back fill up 0
(b) Details of Internal Dumps:
(i)No. of Internal Dumps 2
(ii)Total Area (in Hectare) 14.5
(iii)Height (in meter) 30
(iv)Quantity (in Million Cubic meter) 13.0
10.
Details of Topsoil Management:
(a)Quantity of Topsoil excavated during the entire life of the mine (in Million Cubic metre) 0
(b)Quantity of Topsoil proposed for utilization for reclamation during the entire life of the mine (in Million Cubic metre) 0
(c)Quantity of Topsoil proposed for utilization for other activities during the entire life of the mine (in Million Cubic metre) 0
11.
Details of Final Mine Void:
(a)Area (in Hectare) 170.6
(b)Depth (in meter) 180
(c)Volume (in Million Cubic meter) 30
12.
Details of Quarry:
(a)Final Void of 170.6 (hectare) at a Depth of 10 meter which is Proposed to be Converted into a Water Body.
(b)Total Quarry Area (ha) 19.230
13.
Details of Transportation:
(a)In Pit/Underground to Surface Through dumpers
(b)Surface to Siding/Loading Conveyers
(c)Transportation / Conveyor Details Rails
     14.      Details of Land Usage (Pre-Mining)
S. No.LAND USE Other LAND USEWITHIN ML AREA (Hectare)OUTSIDE ML AREA (Hectare)TOTAL (Hectare)
(1.)AGRICULTURE LAND000.000
(2.)FOREST LAND625.4800625.480
(3.)SURFACE WATER BODIES000.000
(4.)SETTLEMENTS000.000
(5.)WASTE LAND000.000
(6.)GRAZING LAND000.000
(7.)OTHERS(Specify)Non forest45.613045.613
TOTAL671.0930671.093
     15.      Details of Land Usage (Post-Mining)
S. No.LAND USE Other LAND USEPlantation (ha)Water Body (ha)Public Use (ha)Undisturbed (ha)Total
(1.)EXCAVATION/QUARRY388.65500388.655
(2.)EXTERNAL OB DUMPS0000.000
(3.)INTERNAL OB DUMPS25.7920025.792
(4.)ROADS0049.00849.008
(5.)VIRGIN AREA41.2340041.234
(6.)Othertailing dam64.3070064.307
(7.)BUILT UP AREA (COLONY/OFFICE)91.4020091.402
(8.)GREEN BELT10.6050010.605
(9.)TOP SOIL STORAGE0.09000.090
TOTAL622.085049.0080671.093
16.
Details of Reclamation:
Total Afforestation Plan shall be Implemented Covering of Mining.
This will Include:
(a)External OB Dump(in hectare) 0
(b)Internal Dump(in hectare) 198.819
(c)Quarry(in hectare) 170.606
(d)Safety Zone(in hectare) 9.779
(e)Final Void of 170.606 (hectare) at a Depth of 10 meter which is Proposed to be Converted into a Water Body.
(f)Density of Tree Plantation per ha (in no.) 1500
(g)Others in ha (such as Excavation Area along ML Boundary, along Roads and Infrastructure, Embankment Area and in Township Located Outside the Lease etc) 0
(h)Total afforestation plant (in hectare) 379.204
17.
Status of progressive Mining Closure Plan:
Details Not Applicable
     18.      Details of Actual Coal/ ORE Production vis-a-vis Sanctioned Capacity since the Inception:
S. No.Financial Year Sanctioned Capacity as per EC (MTPA)Sanctioned Capacity as per CTOSanctioned Capacity as per approved mining planActual Production Excess Production Beyond the EC / CTO/ Mining Plan Sanctioned Capacity (MTPA)
(1.)200220000001680000240000030573421057342
(2.)201160000006000000106000049507170
(3.)20121200000067000001200000060720000
(4.)201512000001000000120000083400000
(5.)200645000004500000518000036765100
(6.)201312000001000000120000082860000
(7.)200545000004500000518000035572750
(8.)201612000001100000120000092110000
(9.)20002000000168000024000002385326385326
(10.)20012000000168000024000002590916590916
(11.)200420000002410000460000040923362092336
(12.)200857500004500000588000042867330
(13.)200960000006000000700000049848100
(14.)201412000001000000120000077530000
(15.)201712000001200000120000091330000
(16.)200745000004500000518000038043850
(17.)200320000002410000401000034572851457285
(18.)201060000006000000600000052169150
Additional Detail Sought:   NIL ,w ,3.NIL
S. No.Item Details
36.
Details of Court Cases:
(a)Whether there is any Court Cases pending against the project and/or land in which the project is proposed to be set up ? No
37.
Details of Direction Issued under Environment (Protection) Act / Air (Prevention & Control of Pollution)) Act / Water (Prevention & Control of Pollution) Act:
(a)Whether any Direction issued under EPA Act/Air Act/Water Act ? No
38.
Details of EIA Consultant:
(a)Have you hired Consultant for preparing document? Yes
(i)Accreditation No. QCI/NABET/ENV/ACO/17/0285 dated 22/03/2017
(ii)Name of the EIA Consultant Vimta Lab Limited
(iii)Address 142, IDA Phase-II, Cherlapally Hyderabad-500051, India
(iv)Mobile No. 9000711309
(v)Landline No. 9140272641
(vi)Email Id env@vimta.com
(vii)Category of Accreditation A
(viii)Sector of Accreditation Non-Coal Mining
(ix)Validity of Accreditation 19 May 2019
(x)Uploaded Certificate of Accreditation certified by QCI/NABET Copy of Certificate of Accreditation
39.
Documents to be Attached:
(a)Uploaded Copy of Feasibility Report/ Detailed Project Report(DPR) /Detailed Engineering Report /Detailed Conceptual Plan Copy of Feasibility Report/ Detailed Project Report(DPR) /Detailed Engineering Report /Detailed Conceptual Plan
(b)Uploaded Copy of Final Layout Plan Copy of Final Layout Plan
(c)Uploaded Cover Letter Copy of Cover Letter
(d)Uploaded Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority of the person making this application to make application on behalf of the User Agency Copy of documents in support of the competence/authority of the person making this application to make application on behalf of the User Agency
(e)Uploaded Additional File Copy of Additional File
(f)Uploaded Updated Form1 Copy of Updated Form1
Undertaking
I hereby give undertaking that the data and information given in the application and enclosures are true to be best of my knowledge and belief. And I am aware that if any part of the data and information found to be false or misleading at any stage, the project will be rejected and clearance given, if any to the project will be revoked at our risk and cost. In addition to above, I hereby give undertaking that no activity/ construction/ expansion has since been taken up.
Name of ApplicantPrakash Kumar Mohapatra
DesignationSenior Manager - Land, Lease &
Name of Company (Applicant Name should not be given here)TATA STEEL LIMITED KHONDBOND IRON AND MN MINES
AddressTata Steel Limited, Khondbond Iron & Mn. Mines, P.O./P.S.-Joda, Distt.-Keonjhar, Odisha.
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