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books on coal mining in nigeria

books on coal mining in nigeria

(PDF) The Nigerian Coal Corporation: An Evaluation Of ...

2005-1-1  coal was discovered in nigeria in 1909 and coal mining started with a drift mine at ogbete, enugu in 1915. since 1958/59, when coal production reached its peak,

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Nigeria’s coal deposits identified - How We Made It In ...

2010-7-2  The Anambra Basin, located in south-eastern Nigeria, appears to contain the largest and most economically viable coal resources. The basin covers an area of

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Coal in Nigeria - ScienceDirect

1980-2-1  Nigeria has coal, crude oil, natural gas, and hydro-power. The changes in patterns of fuel utilization which occurred in other countries are similar to those which have taken place in Nigeria. During the 1950s, coal was the main source of energy but it has since been largely replaced by

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Coal Exploration and Mining Geology - UNESCO

2020-8-18  UNESCO – EOLSS SAMPLE CHAPTERS GEOLOGY – Vol. V – Coal Exploration and Mining Geology - Colin R. Ward ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) • Coal Marketing: the procuring of markets or development of facilities to use the coal that will come from the mine over its working life; • Mine Development: the acquisition, construction and commissioning of the plant

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‘Mining business in Nigeria profitable’ – Blueprint ...

2016-12-21  A stakeholder in the Nigeria Mining industry who deals in precious and semi precious stones such as diamond, sapphire, topaz, aquamarine, emerald and Amethyst, has described mining business in Nigeria as highly lucrative. The stakeholder who is the Managing Director of Mshelia Gems and Jewelries Limited, Alh. Mshelia Aliyu, in an interview said, the nature

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Group decries ‘illegal’, environmentally unfriendly coal ...

2020-5-25  A study commissioned by the international movement, 350.org, has shown that coal mining in Kogi and Gombe states of Nigeria has led to extensive environmental degradation including the contamination of air, water and soil which continue to negatively affect the health of local communities. The coal miners fingered in the study are Dangote Cement, ETA Zuma’s

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The Nigerian Coal Corporation: An Evaluation Of

2005-1-2  downloadable! coal was discovered in nigeria in 1909 and coal mining started with a drift mine at ogbete, enugu in 1915. since 1958/59, when coal production reached its peak, there has been a persistent fluctuation in the amount of coal produced in subsequent years. this paper therefore investigates the major causes of the decline of the nigeria coal industry and provides a framework for ...

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Natural radioactivity associated with bituminous coal ...

Nigerian coal is largely of the bituminous type [5]. Its current reserve deposit estimated at 2.75 billion tonnes is widely distributed in over 13 states of the federation [6]. It is however predominantly found around Enugu in the southeastern part. Presently, mining is being carried out at

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Effects of coal mining on the water resources in the ...

2016-5-7  Coal mining in the Enugu area of Nigeria has generated a lot of mine waste that has been dumped in landfills and surface dumps chosen for convenience and proximity to the waste source rather than environmental, geologic or engineering considerations. Environmental degradation and groundwater contamination has resulted. Structural analysis of the area shows that the geological formations are ...

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A study of coal production in Nigeria (Journal Article ...

1991-1-1  @article{osti_6648036, title = {A study of coal production in Nigeria}, author = {Akarakiri, J B and Afonja, A A and Okejiri, E C}, abstractNote = {The Nigerian coal industry was studied. The focus was on the problems which have caused low production output of coal. More specifically, the study examined the present techniques of coal production, the causes of low production of coal, the coal ...

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A study of coal production in Nigeria (Journal Article ...

1991-1-1  @article{osti_6648036, title = {A study of coal production in Nigeria}, author = {Akarakiri, J B and Afonja, A A and Okejiri, E C}, abstractNote = {The Nigerian coal industry was studied. The focus was on the problems which have caused low production output of coal. More specifically, the study examined the present techniques of coal production, the causes of low production of coal, the coal ...

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The Nigerian Coal Corporation: An Evaluation Of

downloadable! coal was discovered in nigeria in 1909 and coal mining started with a drift mine at ogbete, enugu in 1915. since 1958/59, when coal production reached its peak, there has been a persistent fluctuation in the amount of coal produced in subsequent years. this paper therefore investigates the major causes of the decline of the nigeria coal industry and provides a framework for ...

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Effects of coal mining on the water resources in the ...

2016-5-7  Coal mining in the Enugu area of Nigeria has generated a lot of mine waste that has been dumped in landfills and surface dumps chosen for convenience and proximity to the waste source rather than environmental, geologic or engineering considerations. Environmental degradation and groundwater contamination has resulted. Structural analysis of the area shows that the geological formations are ...

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Becoming ‘Men’, Becoming ‘Workers’: Race, Gender and ...

On 18 November 1949, police fired on a group of miners engaged in a sit-in strike at the Iva Valley mine of the Enugu Government Colliery in south-eastern Nigeria. They killed 22 miners and injured...

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Natural radioactivity associated with bituminous coal ...

2003-6-1  Abstract. Gamma spectroscopic method was used to determine the natural radioactivity associated with the mining of Nigerian bituminous coal for the purpose of determining the radiological implications of coal mining in the country. The activity concentrations of the radionuclides detected range from 0.20±0.002 to 48.42±5.32 Bq kg −1.

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Geology and Mineral Resources of Nigeria - Google Books

2009-7-9  Contains details on the geological units of Nigeria and the associated mineral resources. The book is divided into three parts. Part 1 discusses the geology of the crystalline rocks and their regional distribution while the sedimentary basins constitute the subject of Part 2. Part 3 takes the mineral resources of Nigeria one on one, their geological environment, mode of occurrence, localities ...

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Nigeria’s coal deposits identified - How We Made It In ...

2010-7-2  The Anambra Basin, located in south-eastern Nigeria, appears to contain the largest and most economically viable coal resources. The basin covers an area of approximately 1.5 million hectares and is constrained by the Niger River on the west,

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Group decries ‘illegal’, environmentally unfriendly coal ...

2020-5-25  A study commissioned by the international movement, 350.org, has shown that coal mining in Kogi and Gombe states of Nigeria has led to extensive environmental degradation including the contamination of air, water and soil which continue to negatively affect the health of local communities. The coal miners fingered in the study are Dangote Cement, ETA Zuma’s

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Black Gold: The History of How Coal Made Britain - Jeremy ...

2021-9-30  In brilliant social history, Jeremy Paxman tells the story of how the black stuff has shaped every aspect of Britain. Coal is the commodity that made Britain. Dirty and polluting though it is, this black rock acted as a midwife to genius. It drove industry, religion, politics, empire, trade. It powered the industrial revolution, turned Britain ...

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[pdf] Download The Coal Industry In Kentucky A Review Of ...

Download full The Coal Industry In Kentucky A Review Of The Discovery Development Mining Methods Qualities Markets Analyses Geology Correlations Locations Production Statistics And Mine Operators Of The Coals Of Kentucky Including A Complete Bibliography Second Edition Revised And Expanded With Illustrations And A Map books PDF, EPUB, Tuebl ...

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A study of coal production in Nigeria (Journal Article ...

1991-1-1  @article{osti_6648036, title = {A study of coal production in Nigeria}, author = {Akarakiri, J B and Afonja, A A and Okejiri, E C}, abstractNote = {The Nigerian coal industry was studied. The focus was on the problems which have caused low production output of coal. More specifically, the study examined the present techniques of coal production, the causes of low production of coal, the coal ...

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The Nigerian Coal Corporation: An Evaluation Of

downloadable! coal was discovered in nigeria in 1909 and coal mining started with a drift mine at ogbete, enugu in 1915. since 1958/59, when coal production reached its peak, there has been a persistent fluctuation in the amount of coal produced in subsequent years. this paper therefore investigates the major causes of the decline of the nigeria coal industry and provides a framework for ...

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Effects of coal mining on the water resources in the ...

2016-5-7  Coal mining in the Enugu area of Nigeria has generated a lot of mine waste that has been dumped in landfills and surface dumps chosen for convenience and proximity to the waste source rather than environmental, geologic or engineering considerations. Environmental degradation and groundwater contamination has resulted. Structural analysis of the area shows that the geological formations are ...

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(PDF) DESIGN OF A HAULAGE WAY IN AN

The research work examines the design of a haulage way in an underground coal mine in Enugu, Nigeria. To achieve the set objectives the following factors were put into consideration: angle of dip ...

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Becoming ‘Men’, Becoming ‘Workers’: Race, Gender and ...

On 18 November 1949, police fired on a group of miners engaged in a sit-in strike at the Iva Valley mine of the Enugu Government Colliery in south-eastern Nigeria. They killed 22 miners and injured...

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Can Nigeria Generate 30% of her Electricity from Coal by ...

2014-3-10  Nigeria is blessed with diverse energy resources. The country had generated electricity from coal in the 1950s, but this was abandoned in the wake of the civil war (1969-1970) and the focus changed to petroleum. Nigeria now generates her electricity mostly from gas thermal plants (64.6%). Electricity in Nigeria is poor, of low quality with frequent unplanned outages.

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Geology and Mineral Resources of Nigeria - Google Books

2009-7-9  Contains details on the geological units of Nigeria and the associated mineral resources. The book is divided into three parts. Part 1 discusses the geology of the crystalline rocks and their regional distribution while the sedimentary basins constitute the subject of Part 2. Part 3 takes the mineral resources of Nigeria one on one, their geological environment, mode of occurrence, localities ...

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Group decries ‘illegal’, environmentally unfriendly coal ...

2020-5-25  A study commissioned by the international movement, 350.org, has shown that coal mining in Kogi and Gombe states of Nigeria has led to extensive environmental degradation including the contamination of air, water and soil which continue to negatively affect the health of local communities. The coal miners fingered in the study are Dangote Cement, ETA Zuma’s

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Nigeria: production volume of steam coal Statista

2021-11-2  Volume of steam coal produced in Nigeria 2015-2019. In 2019, the total volume production of steam coal in Nigeria reached 400 thousand metric tons.

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[pdf] Download The Coal Industry In Kentucky A Review Of ...

Download full The Coal Industry In Kentucky A Review Of The Discovery Development Mining Methods Qualities Markets Analyses Geology Correlations Locations Production Statistics And Mine Operators Of The Coals Of Kentucky Including A Complete Bibliography Second Edition Revised And Expanded With Illustrations And A Map books PDF, EPUB, Tuebl ...

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