Sadkinskaya-Vostochnaya coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor
This article is part of the Global Coal Mine Tracker, a project of Global Energy Monitor.

The Sadkinskaya-Vostochnaya ("Sadkinskaya-Eastern") coal mine is a proposed coal mine in Ust-Donetsk District, Rostov Oblast, Russia, to be completed in 2022.[1]


The map below shows the location of the Sadkinskaya coal mine. The Sadkinskaya-Vostochnaya mine would be located to the east, in Ust-Donetsky District, Rostov Oblast, Russia.

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According to a document by the Russian Federation's Ministry of Energy, the construction project received a "positive conclusion" a federal institution. Thusfar, a 110 kW electric substation with air transmission line and temporary 7.9 km technological road was built from the Ust-Donetsk-Golubinka highway have been built at the mine's industrial site.[2]

According to the same document, changes in market conditions and difficulty of attracting credit funds postponed the mine's deadline to 2022. The company is currently working to attract financing for the project.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Sadkinskaya-Vostochnaya No. 2 mine LLC [2]
  • Parent Company: South Coal Company[1]
  • Location: Ust-Donetsky District, Rostov Oblast, Russia
  • GPS Coordinates: 47.857403, 40.820389 (approximate)
  • Status: Proposed
  • Production Capacity: 3 mtpa[3]
  • Total Resource:
  • Mineable Reserves: 77.8 million tons[3]
  • Coal type: Anthracite[3]
  • Mine Size:
  • Mine Type:
  • Start Year: 2022[1]
  • Source of Financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Construction of a new mine in the Rostov Region for 10 billion rubles will be completed in 2022," "RusCable," June 22, 2020.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation, "Strategy and Programme for Russia’s Coal Industry Development to 2035," January 2020.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Andrey Bakeev, Evgeny Rakul, "South Coal Company invests 2 billion in the development of a mine on Don," "Expert South," February 21, 2020.

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