Brod-Gneotino coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Brod-Gneotino coal mine is operated by ESM, near Bitola, North Macedonia.[1]

The mine provides coal to the Bitola power station.

Location

The satellite photo below shows the exact location of the mine site near Bitola, North Macedonia.[1]

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Background

The company has proposed to expand the Brod-Gneotino mine to create the Zivojno coal mine.[1]

In July 2022 ESM reported that it will build the a solar photovoltaic power plant of 100 megawatts on the ground of Brod-Gneotino mine.[2]

Mine Details

  • Operator: ESM [1]
  • Owner: ESM
  • Location: near Bitola, North Macedonia
  • GPS coordinates: 40.967495, 21.539161 (exact)
  • Mine status: Operating[1]
  • Production: 1.93 million tonnes (2021)[3]
  • Start year:
  • Mineable reserves: 34 million tonne[1]
  • Coal type: Lignite
  • Mine size:
  • Mine type: Surface

Articles and resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Development and Investment Plan 2018-2022, Company Website, March 2018
  2. "PHOTOVOLTAGE POWER PLANTS WILL BE BUILT ON THE SITE OF THE DEPLOYED COAL DEPOSITS IN REC, AGREEMENT SIGNED FOR A FAVORABLE CREDIT LINE WITH EBRD". sdk.mk. July 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. Macedonia: Five Largest Surface Mines in 2021, Global Data, accessed December 2022

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