Wudong Coal Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Wudong Coal Mine (神华新疆能源公司乌东煤矿) is located in the East of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. The production capacity of it is designed to be 6 Million tonnes(Mt)/year.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the coal mine located in Tiegou Town, New Midong District, Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China.

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Coal Mine Background

According to a coal mine report released by the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Development and Reform Commission in January 2019, Wudong Coal Mine was put into operation in 2018.[1]


Project Details

  • Sponsor: Shenhua Xinjiang Energy Company
  • Parent Company: National Energy Investment Group
  • Location: Tiegou Town, New Midong District, Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China
  • GPS Coordinates: 43.929294, 87.745344
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 6Mt/year
  • Total Resource: 1280Mt[2]
  • Minable Reserves: 661Mt
  • Coal Type: Bituminous
  • Mine Size: 20.28k㎡
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Start Year: 2018
  • Source of Financing:


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References

  1. "新疆维吾尔自治区发展和改革委员会公告"附件2,新疆维吾尔自治区发展和改革委员会,2019/01/25
  2. "神华新疆能源有限责任公司乌东煤矿简介"新疆维吾尔自治区污染物监控与信息中心

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