Yangdong Coal Mine

From Global Energy Monitor

Yangdong Coal Mine (冀中能源峰峰集团有限公司羊东矿) is an underground coal mine located in Xinpo Town, Fengfeng Mining District, Handan City, Hebei Province, China.[1]


Location

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Coal Mine Background

Yangdong Coal Mine is one of the main production mines of Jizhong Energy Fengfeng Group Co., Ltd. The mine was expanded on the basis of the original Yangquhe Coal Mine in 2006. [2]It is a coal and gas outburst mine with an approved production capacity of 1.5 million tons per year in 2014.[3] The approved production scale in 2019 is 1.5 million tons per year.[4]

At 8:30 am on June 28, 2011, a roof-fall accident occurred in the Yangdong Coal Mine, and three miners were unfortunately killed.[5]

Project Details

  • Operator: Jizhong Energy Fengfeng Group Co., Ltd. Yangdong Coal Mine[1]
  • Owner: Jizhong Energy Group Co., Ltd.[1]
  • Location: Xinpo Town, Fengfeng Mining District, Handan City, Hebei Province
  • GPS Coordinates: 36.477524, 114.247101
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 1.5 million tonnes per annum [4]
  • Total Resource: Unknown
  • Mineable Reserves: 91.4650 million tonnes[6]
  • Coal Type: Lean coal (Thermal)[6]
  • Mine Size: 18.6773 k㎡[2]
  • Mine Type: Underground
  • Start Year:' 2006[2]


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