Zivojno coal mine

From Global Energy Monitor

The Zivojno coal mine is a proposed project, to be operated by ESM, producing 3 million tonnes per annum, near Bitola, North Macedonia.

The mine, an extension of the Brod-Gneotino coal mine, will provide lignite to the Bitola power station.[1]


The satellite photo below shows the location of the proposed mine site near Bitola, North Macedonia.[1]

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The Zivojno mine would be an expansion of the Brod-Gneotino coal mine and produce 1 million tonnes through underground operations and 2 million tonnes from surface operations.[1]

Project Details

  • Owner: ESM [1]
  • Parent company:
  • Location: near Bitola, North Macedonia
  • GPS coordinates: 40.967495, 21.539161 (exact)
  • Mine status: Proposed[1]
  • Production: 3 million tonnes[1]
  • Start year: TBD
  • Mineable reserves: 53 million tons[1]
  • Coal type: lignite
  • Mine size:
  • Mine type: Surface, Underground

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Development and Investment Plan 2018-2022, Company Website, March 2018

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