Dananhu West No.2 open-pit mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Dananhu West No.2 open-pit mine (国网能源哈密煤电有限公司西区二号露天煤矿)(Phase I) the construction site is located in Hami City, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, and the designed production capacity is 6 million tonnes per year.[1]

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the coal mine located in Hami City, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China.

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Coal Mine Background

On March 1, 2018, the National Development and Reform Commission approved the first-phase project of the No. 2 open-pit coal mine in the west area of Xinjiang Dananhu mining area, with an approved production capacity of 6 million tonnes per year. The coal mine project was an illegal coal mine that started construction without approval.[1] The designed total production capacity of No. 2 Open-pit Mine is 10 million tons/year, and this project is a phase one project.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: State Grid Corporation of China Hami Coal&Energy Co., Ltd.[1]
  • Parent Company: China Energy Investment Corporation(100%) [3]
  • Location: Hami City, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China.[1]
  • GPS Coordinates:
  • Status: Proposed [1]
  • Production Capacity: 6Mt/year[1]
  • Workforce Size: 1000-1999[3]
  • Coal Field: Dananhu Mining Area [1]
  • Total Resource:
  • Mineable Reserves: 1513Mt(whole mining area)[2]
  • Coal Type: Bituminous coal (long flame coal)[4]
  • Mine Size: 40.52k㎡(whole mining area)[4]
  • Mine Type: Surface[1]
  • Start Year:
  • Source of Financing:

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