Armenia and coal
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Armenia does not produce coal and is a minor consumer, ranked in 122nd in the world.
According to the State Committee of Armenia, only the Jajur coal deposit has officially approved resources (355,200 tonnes). Of those, 64,700 tonnes are in the A+B category; 151,200 tonnes in C1 category; 10,400 tonnes in C2 (economical) category; and 128,900 tonnes in C2 (non economical) category.
The government's total reported coal resources was 21.0287 million tonnes.
In 1999, the USGS, in conjunction with Republic of Armenia (RA) Ministry of Environment, conducted computerized recalculations of the resource base and estimated resources at 50.9 million tonnes.
|Category||Reserve Classification||Quantity||Units||Data Year|
|BGR Estimate||Reserves||163||million tonnes||2019|
|BGR Estimate||Resources||154||million tonnes||2019|
|Geological Survey||Reserves||0.355||million tonnes||1999|
|Geological Survey||Resources||21.0287||million tonnes||1999|
|Commercial Reserves||Reserves||million tonnes|
|Commercial Resources||Resources||million tonnes|
In 2019, Armenia produced 0 million tonnes of coal per year.
Armenia consumed 1,323 short tons (st) of coal per year in 2016.
Armenia imports 100% of its coal consumption (1,323 short tons in 2016).
Proposed coal stations
Articles and resources
- "Argentina". U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Retrieved 2021-06-18.
- Brenda Pierce, Coal Exploration and Resource Assessment of Armenia, U.S. Geological Survey, 1999, accessed June 2021
- BGR Energy Study 2019 - Data and Developments in German and Global Energy Supplies (23), 200 p, Hannover, Germany
- "Albania Coal Reserves and Consumption Statistics - Worldometer". www.worldometers.info. Retrieved 2021-04-29.