Kosse coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Kosse coal mine is a surface mine, operated by Luminant Mining Company, a subsidiary Vistra Energy, producing 8.6 million short tons per annum, in Kosse, Texas, United States.

The mine provides fuel to the Oak Grove Power Station.


The map below shows the location of the mine, near Kosse, in Limestone county, Texas.

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Mine Details

  • MSHA ID: 4104586
  • Start Year: 1980
  • Operator: Luminant Mining Company LLC
  • Controller: Vistra Energy
  • Location: Kosse, Texas, United States
  • GPS coordinates: 31.283245, -96.478669
  • Production (short tons): 8,683,043 (2018)[1]
  • Coal Type: Lignite
  • Mine Type: Surface
  • Mining Method: strip mining
  • Equipment:
  • Average No. of Employees:
  • Recoverable reserves:
  • Mine Status: Operating

Customer Plants

Deliveries in 2018[1]

Plant Name State Delivery Quantity in Short Tons
Oak Grove Plant TX 9,122,889

Articles and resources

Related GEM.wiki articles


  1. 1.0 1.1 "EIA 923 2018" EIA 923 2018.

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