Kutahya Tavsanli coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor
This article is part of the CoalSwarm coverage of Turkey and coal.


The Kutahya Tavsanli coal mine is a proposed mine, operated by Yap Tek, a construction firm, producing up 1.8 million tonnes per annum, in Kütahya, Turkey. [1]


The map below shows the approximate location of the mine Kütahya, Turkey

Loading map...


In 2018, an official from Yapi Tek confirmed that the company "has taken over the Kutahya Tavsanli field, which holds coal with a calorific value of 2,000 kcal/kg and which has previously been in production but is currently not producing. The field has lignite reserves of 24.75 million mt, of which they expect to extract up to 1.8 million mt/year."[1] As of April 2020, the project is not currently listed on the company's official website.

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Yap Tek[1]
  • Parent company:
  • Location: Kütahya, Turkey[1]
  • Coordinates: 39.558213, 29.487046(approximate)
  • Status: proposed
  • Capacity: 1.8 MTPA[1]
  • Coal type: lignite[1]
  • Mine size:
  • Mineable reserve:24.75 MT[1]
  • Start date: 2019
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


Related GEM.wiki articles

External resources

External articles