Tian'an No.13 Coal Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Tian'an No.13 Coal Mine (平顶山天安煤业股份有限公司十三矿) is an underground coal mine located in Zhang Village, Ziyun Town, Xiangcheng County, Xuchang City, Henan Province, China.[1]


Location

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Coal Mine Background

Tian'an No.13 Coal Mine was built in December 1993 and was officially put into operation on May 18, 2002. [2] The approved production capacity in 2019 was 2.1 million tons/year. [3]

In 2005, Tian’an No.13 Coal Mine was identified as a coal and gas outburst mine by the Fushun Branch of the Coal Science and Technology Research Institute.[4] At 8:04 on August 16, 2018, a coal and gas outburst occurred in the mine, resulting in one death and one slight injury.[5]

Project Details

  • Operator: Pingdingshan Tianan Coal Industry Co., Ltd. Tian'an No.13 Coal Mine[1]
  • Owner: China Pingmei Shenma Energy and Chemical Group Co., Ltd.[1]
  • Location: Zhang Village, Ziyun Town, Xiangcheng County, Xuchang City, Henan Province
  • GPS Coordinates: 33.881412, 113.380083
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 2.10 million tonnes per annum [3]
  • Total Resource: 337.9660 million tonne[6]
  • Mineable Reserves: 182.6660 million tonnes[6]
  • Coal Type: Coking coal (Met)[3]
  • Mine Size: 53.6365 k㎡[2]
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Start Year: 2002[2]

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