Davy Branch mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Davy Branch mine is a proposed coal mine in West Virginia.

Location

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Background

Aracoma Coal Company, LLC submitted a mine application for Davy Branch mine in November 2019.[1]

Project Details

  • Owner: Aracoma Coal Company, LLC[2]
  • Parent company: Contura Energy[3]
  • Location: Stollings, Logan County, West Virginia, United States
  • GPS coordinates: 37.79972222, -81.94666667 (exact)[4]
  • Mine status: Proposed
  • Start year: 2019[5]
  • Production: 1.2 mtpa[6]
  • Mineable reserves:
  • Mine type: underground
  • Mining method:
  • Coal type: Bituminous (met coal)
  1. "Applications for OMR," "West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection," accessed July 2020.
  2. "Davy Branch Upper Chilton," "DEP Electronic Submission System," accessed July 2020.
  3. "Contact Us," "Contura Energy website," accessed July 2020.
  4. "Administrative Information," "West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection," accessed July 2020.
  5. "Estimated Timetable for Each Operation Phase," "West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection," accessed July 2020.
  6. "Anticipated Coal Production Information," "West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection," accessed July 2020.