Weihuliang Coal Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Weihuliang Coal Mine (神华新疆能源有限责任公司苇湖梁煤矿) is an underground coal mine located in Qidaowan Road, Shuimogou District, Urumqi City, Xinjiang, China.[1]


Location

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Coal Mine Background

Weihuliang Coal Mine belongs to Shenhua Xinjiang Energy Co., Ltd. It was built in 1958 and put into production in 1960, with a 0.3 million tons/year production capacity. The first expansion began in 1966, and the expansion was completed in December 1980, with a 0.75 million tons/year production capacity. It was expanded again in 1988 and completed in 1995, with a 1.2 million tons/year production capacity.[2]As of the end of June 2020, the approved production capacity is 1.35 million tons/year.[3]


Project Details

  • Operator: Shenhua Xinjiang Energy Co., Ltd. Weihuliang Coal Mine[1]
  • Owner: Shenhua Group Corp. Ltd.[1]
  • Location: Qidaowan Road, Shuimogou District, Urumqi City, Xinjiang
  • GPS Coordinates: 43.858690, 87.646423
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 1.35 million tonnes per annum[3]
  • Total Resource: Unknown
  • Mineable Reserves: 171.9120 million tonne[4]
  • Coal Type: Longflame coal(Thermal)[2]
  • Mine Size: 9.50 k㎡[4]
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Start Year: 1960[2]


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