Bunguro-Listvyansky 2-4 coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Bunguro-Listvyansky 2-4 coal mine is a proposed coal mine in the Kuibyshevsky district in Kemerovo Oblast, Russia.

Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the proposed Bunguro-Listvyansky 2-4 coal mine.

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Background

The coal company, Energia-NK, will be mining the Bungurskoye deposit. The development of these reserves for stage I of the mine is underway.

As of January 2020, hearings on environmental impact assessments (EIA) were being held in two settlements of the Novokuznetsk region.[1]

Opposition

Residents of Kuzbass have organized against the proposed coal mine. They are concerned about its proximity to a nearby cemetery. Environmentalists are also against the construction of a new road for the coal mine.[1]

Project details

  • Sponsor: Energia-NK[1]
  • Parent Company: MelTEK[2]
  • Location: Town of Listvyagi in the Kuibyshevsky district, in the Kemerovo Oblast, Russia.
  • GPS Coordinates: 53.6678851, 86.9346016 (approximate)
  • Status: Proposed
  • Production Capacity: 1 mtpa[2]
  • Total Resource:
  • Mineable Reserves: 47.3 million tons[3]
  • Coal type: Metallurgical coal of grade T
  • Mine Size:
  • Mine Type: opencast[3]
  • Start Year:
  • Source of Financing:

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