Dashucun Coal Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Dashucun Coal Mine (冀中能源峰峰集团有限公司大淑村矿) is an underground coal mine located in Shucun, Shucun Town, Wu'an City, Handan City, Hebei Province, China.[1]


Location

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Coal Mine Background

The Dashucun Coal Mine officially started construction on December 31, 1994, and was formally put into operation in 2003, with a 0.9 million tons/year design production capacity and a 59.6 years design service life. The approved production capacity in 2006 was 1.35 million tons/year. [2]The approved production scale in 2019 was 1.5 million tons/year.[3]

Dashucun Coal Mine is a gas outburst mine. On April 19, 2007, a coal and gas outburst occurred at the Dashucun Coal Mine, resulting in seventeen deaths.[4]

Project Details

  • Operator: Jizhong Energy Fengfeng Group Co., Ltd. Dashucun Coal Mine[1]
  • Owner: Jizhong Energy Group Co., Ltd.[1]
  • Location: Shucun, Shucun Town, Wu'an City, Handan City, Hebei Province
  • GPS Coordinates: 36.561036, 114.279450
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 1.5 million tonnes per annum [3]
  • Total Resource: 214.2630 million tonnes[2]
  • Mineable Reserves: 47.0945 million tonnes[2]
  • Coal Type: Lean coal (Thermal)[2]
  • Mine Size: 17.02 k㎡[2]
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Start Year: 2003[2]

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