Jiří coal mine

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The Jiří coal mine is operated by Sokolovska uhelna, producing 6.8 million tonnes per annum, in the Alberov mining region near Chodov, Czech Republic.[1]

The mine is expected to operate until 2038 when it's quarry will be turned into a lake.


The satellite photo below shows the exact location of the Jiří coal mine.

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Project Details

  • Owner: Sokolovska uhelna[1]
  • Parent company:
  • Location: Chodov, Czech Republic
  • GPS coordinates: 50.2161, 12.6836 (exact)
  • Mine status: Operating
  • Mineable reserves: 120 million tonnes
  • Coal type: lignite
  • Mine size:
  • Mine type: Surface
  • Production: 6.8 million tonnes per annum[1]
  • Equipment:
  • Number of employees:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Czech Republic, Euracoal, accessed August 2020

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