Which state has maximum deposits of Tertiary coal?

Which of the following States has the highest deposits of Tertiary coal in India?

the total reserves of India but is the third largest producer of coal contributing about 19 percent of the total coal production of the country. ➢Most of the deposits are found in Dhenkanalin Sambalpur and Sundargarh districts. ➢The Talcher field ranks second in reserves (24,374 million tonnes) after Raniganj.

Which state is rich in coal deposit?

Coal Reserves

State Proved Total
JHARKHAND 45563 83152
ODISHA 37391 79295
CHHATTISGARH 20428 57206
WEST BENGAL 14156 31667

Which valley is richer in coal deposits?

The Damodar valley is rich in coal & it is also known as the prime core of coking coal in India.

Which state is first in coal production?

TOP 10 LARGEST COAL PRODUCING STATES IN INDIA

S.NO STATE COAL PRODUCTION (MILLION TONNES)
1. Chhattisgarh 127.095
2. Jharkhand 113.014
3. Odisha 112.917
4. Madhya Pradesh 75.59

How much coal is left in the world?

There are 1,139,471 tons (short tons, st) of proven coal reserves in the world as of 2016. The world has proven reserves equivalent to 133.1 times its annual consumption. This means it has about 133 years of coal left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).

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