Tauron mines

From Global Energy Monitor

The Tauron coal mines are underground operations, in the Upper Silesia coalfield, owned by Tauron Group, producing 5 million tonnes per annum, in near Jaworzno in Silesian, Poland.[1]

The active mine operated by Tauron in the region, include Janina, Sobieski, and Brzeszcze.[2]


The satellite photo below shows the mine site near Jaworzno in Silesian, Poland.

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The Tauron mines are owned by the Tauron Group.[2]

Project Details

  • Operator: Tauron Wydoycie
  • Parent Company: Tauron Polska Energia S.A.
  • Location: Silesian, Poland[2]
  • GPS coordinates: 50.184793, 19.259672 (exact)[2]
  • Mine status: Operating[2]
  • Start year:
  • Mineable reserves: 134 million tonnes[2]
  • Coal type: Bituminous (Thermal, Met)
  • Mine size:
  • Mine type: Underground[2]
  • Mine depth: 1150 m
  • Production: 5 million tonnes per year[3]
  • Number of employees:

Articles and resources


  1. Euracoal, Poland, accessed September 2020
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 Central Mining Institute, Polish hard Coal Mining Sector--Current State and Perspectives, June 2017
  3. Poland's Tauron considers selling some coal mines: sources, Reuters, May 10, 2019

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