Eskişehir Alpu coal mine

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The Eskişehir Alpu lignite mine is a proposed coal mine on the Alpu and Tepebaşı coal field in Eskişehir province, Turkey.

Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the proposed mine in Alpu, Eskişehir province, Turkey.

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Background

Sector B, covering 1,787 hectares, would supply Alpu power station and was included in a tender which was due to end January 2018[1] but was postponed to March 2018.[2] In August 2018 Turkey's Council of State’s 14th chamber upheld a ruling by an administrative court in the western province of Eskişehir that the mine requires an environmental impact assessment (EIA)[3]

Project Details

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  • Parent company: Elektrik Üretim Anonim Şirketi (EÜAŞ)
  • Location: 25 km from Eskişehir, Eskişehir province, Turkey
  • GPS coordinates: 39.739223, 30.992029 (approximate)
  • Mine status: Proposed
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  • Mineable reserves: 296 million tons[4]
  • Coal type: Lignite
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