Baliancheng Coal Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Baliancheng Coal Mine (珲春矿业(集团)八连城煤业有限公司) is an underground coal mine located in Donggang Village, Sanjiazi Township, Hunchun City, Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture, Jilin Province, China.[1]

Location

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Coal Mine Background

Baliancheng Coal Mine started construction in 1992 and was put into production in 2006, with a 0.9 million tons/year design production capacity .[2] The approved production capacity in 2020 was 2.7 million tons/year.[3]

At 4:10 on July 28, 2016, a roof accident occurred at Baliancheng Coal Mine, killing one person.[4] At 7:25 on December 7, 2016, an electromechanical accident occurred in Baliancheng Coal Mine, resulting in one death.[5]

Project Details

  • Operator: Hunchun Mining (Group) Baliancheng Coal Industry Co., Ltd.[1]
  • Owner: Jilin Energy Investment Group Co., Ltd.[1]
  • Location: Donggang Village, Sanjiazi Township, Hunchun City, Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture, Jilin Province
  • GPS Coordinates: 42.830196, 130.287903
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 2.7 million tonnes per annum [3]
  • Total Resource: 181.2520 million tonnes[2]
  • Mineable Reserves: 121.1250 million tonnes[2]
  • Coal Type: Lignite, Longflame (Thermal) [2]
  • Mine Size: 37.2817 k㎡[2]
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Start Year: 2006[2]

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