Xinyan Coal Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Xinyan Coal Mine (吕梁东义集团煤气化有限公司鑫岩煤矿) is a proposed mine located in the southwest of Zhongyang County, which is under the administration of Luliang City, Shanxi Province, China. The annual production capacity of it is designed to be 2.4 million tonnes(Mt) per year.


The undated satellite photo below shows the coal mine located in the Xiazaolin Town, Zhongyang County, Luliang City, Shanxi Province, China.

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Coal Mine Background

In December 2011, the National Development and Reform Commission approved the development of Xinyan Coal Mine, which is located in Liliu Mining Area, Shanxi Province. The annual production capacity of it is set up to be 2.4Mt/year. [1] On October 20, 2020, Xinyan Coal Mine began a joint trial operation. [2]

On February 5, 2021, Xinyan Coal Mine obtained a safety production license and was officially put into operation.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Luliang Dongyi Group Coal Gasification Co.
  • Parent Company: Tiefa Energy(41.72%),China Cinda Asset Management(18.28%),Shanxi Dongyi Coal Electric Aluminum Group Co.(40%)
  • Location: Xiazaolin Town, Zhongyang County, Luliang City, Shanxi Province, China
  • GPS Coordinates: 37.34326,111.043047
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 2.4Mt/year
  • Total Resource: 200.97Mt[4]
  • Minable Reserves: 164.86Mt
  • Coal Type: Bituminous(coking coal)
  • Mine Size: 33.9k㎡[5]
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Years of Service: 49[6]
  • Start Year: 2021[3]
  • Source of Financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "山西离柳矿区鑫岩煤矿项目通过核准"国家发改委, 2011/12/20
  2. 吕梁东义集团煤气化有限公司鑫岩煤矿及选煤厂240万吨/年新建项目联合试运转信息公告, 山西省能源局, October 20, 2020
  3. 3.0 3.1 "践行新发展理念 赋能高质量发展——吕梁东义集团煤气化有限公司鑫岩煤矿纪实_煤炭周刊_山西科技新闻网山西科技新闻网". September 7, 2021.
  4. "关于吕梁东义集团煤气化有限公司鑫岩煤矿及选煤厂初步设计的批复"山西省能源局, 2017/01/17
  5. "鑫岩矿井及选煤厂环境影响报告书(简本)"道客巴巴, 2009/04
  6. "关于吕梁东义集团煤气化有限公司鑫岩煤矿及选煤厂初步设计的批复"山西省能源局, 2017/01/17

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