Fangshan Mugua Coal Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Fangshan Mugua Coal Mine (霍州煤电集团吕梁山煤电有限公司方山木瓜煤矿) is an underground coal mine located in Jurentou Village, Dawu Town, Fangshan County, Luliang City, Shanxi Province, China.[1]


The undated satellite photo below shows the exact location of the mine.

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Coal Mine Background

Fangshan Mugua Coal Mine is a reorganized and integrated mine approved by Shanxi Province in 2009, with a 1.2 million tons/year designed production capacity.[2]On August 10, 2016, the reorganization and integration project passed the completion acceptance.[3] As of the end of January 2021, the approved production capacity was 1.2 million tons/year.[4]

At about 11:10 on December 25, 2016, a safety accident occurred at Fangshan Mugua Coal Mine, and one person died.[5]

Project Details

  • Operator: Huozhou Coal and Electricity Group Luliangshan Coal and Electricity Co., Ltd. Fangshan Mugua Coal Mine[1]
  • Owner: Shanxi Coking Coal Group Co., Ltd.[1]
  • Location: Jurentou Village, Dawu Town, Fangshan County, Luliang City, Shanxi Province
  • GPS Coordinates: 37.651937, 111.113013
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 1.2 million tonnes per annum[4]
  • Total Resource: 66.85 million tonnes[5]
  • Mineable Reserves: 41.71 million tonnes[5]
  • Coal Type: Coking coal(Met)[5]
  • Mine Size: 9.3413 k㎡[5]
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Start Year: 2015[1]

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