Alexander Coal Project

From Global Energy Monitor
This article is part of the Global Coal Mine Tracker, a project of Global Energy Monitor.

The Alexander Coal Project is a proposed underground coal mine, owned by Sasol, expected to produce 8 million tonnes per annum, in Kriel, Emalahleni, Nkangala, Mpumalanga, South Africa.[1]

The project will begin commercial operation in 2025.[1]


The image below shows the approximate location of the mine.

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The mine is currently in the application process.[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Sasol[1]
  • Parent Company:
  • Location: Kriel, Emalahleni, Nkangala, Mpumalanga, South Africa[1]
  • GPS Coordinates: -26.3245602, 29.2951842 (approximate)[1]
  • Status: Proposed
  • Production Capacity: 8 million tonnes per annum[1]
  • Total Resource:
  • Mineable Reserves:
  • Coal type:
  • Mine Size:
  • Mine Type: underground[1]
  • Start Year: 2025[1]
  • Source of Financing:

Related articles

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 South African Heritage Resources Agency (SAHRA, Anglo Coal Alexander Mining Right Application, April 25, 2016.