Kreka coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Kreka coal mine is an underground brown coal mine in Bosnia-Herzegovina. The mine comprises working two open cut lignite deposits as well as two underground deposits. Coal from the mine is used to supply Unit 7 of the Tuzla Thermal Power Plant.[1]

Project Details

Sponsor: Elektroprivreda BiH
Location: Bosnia and Herzegovina<ref<Earth Observatory, accessed June 2020</ref>
Capacity: 2.7 million tonnes[2]
Total Resource: 743.954 million tonnes (Measured Indicated and Inferred Resource, 2017) [3]
Mineable Reserves: 456.008 million tonnes [3]

Articles and Resources


  1. "Thermal-power plant Tuzla", Elektroprivreda BiH website, accessed September 2012.
  2. Bosnia coal mines to increase production, 2016
  3. 3.0 3.1 World Bank et al, "Energy Sector Study in BIH", Accessed May 2021

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