Lingdong Coal Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Lingdong Coal Mine (扎赉诺尔煤业有限责任公司灵东煤矿) is located in Zhalainuo'er District, Manzhouli City, Inner Mongolia, China.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the coal mine located in Zhalainuo'er District, Manzhouli City, Inner Mongolia, China.

Loading map...

Coal Mine Background

The Lingdong Coal mine is operated by Zhalainuo'er Coal Industry Co., Ltd. The mine is located in the southern part of the Zalainuo'er Coal Field, which is in the west of Hulunbuir City, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. The minefield covers an area of ​​27.8 square kilometers and the service life is 100.6 years. The project started in May 2007 and was completed in July 2010. With the approval of the Environmental Protection Department of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, it was officially put into trial production in August 2010. In May 2011, the project passed the completion of environment inspection.[1] On May 7, 2011, a roofing accident occurred in the Lingdong Coal Mine, which killed 1 worker.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Zhalainuo'er Coal Industry Co., Ltd.
  • Parent Company: China Huaneng Group Co., Ltd.
  • Location: Zhalainuo'er District, Manzhouli City, Inner Mongolia, China.
  • GPS Coordinates: 49.393174,117.766854(exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 6.5Mt/Annual[3]
  • Total Resource:1432Mt[4]
  • Minable Reserves: 653.91Mt[5]
  • Coal Type: lignite,bit(long flame coal)[4]
  • Mine Size: 27.8k㎡[1]
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Start Year: 2011[6]
  • Investment: RMB 2592.96 million[1]

Articles and resources

References

Related SourceWatch articles