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Coal - energy.alberta.ca

Coal. About coal. Overview. Coal types. Coal statistics; Alberta energy online services (mapping, subscriptions and other online resources) Coal leasing and maintenance. Leases – direct purchase application. Coal lease. Coal road allowance lease. Annual rent ...

List of coal mines in Canada - Wikipedia

13 · According to the Coal Association of Canada, there are 24 permitted coal mines throughout …

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Access the Alberta Responsible Energy Policy System (AREPS) The AREPS portal provides access to public policies relating to the development of upstream oil, gas, oil sands and coal. Users are able to identify and access policy documents from this easy to use platform.

Highvale Mine | TransAlta

Located south of Lake Wabamun, about 70 kilometres (43 miles) west of Edmonton, Alberta, Highvale Mine is one of three TransAlta-owned surface coal mines, and Canada's largest surface strip coal mine, covering more than 12,600 hectares.

AER Coal Mine Map Viewer

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Vista Coal Mine Project, Alberta - Mining Technology ...

Coalspur's Vista coal project is located near Hinton in Alberta, Canada. It is one of the largest undeveloped coal mines in North America. Spread over an area of 9,984ha, the project is estimated to have a mine life of 30 years. In January 2012, Coalspur completed a Bankable Feasibility Study (BFS ...

Alberta coal mining wastewater guidelines - Open Government

These guidelines are a general reference for wastewater management at new and existing coal mining operations. Alberta Environmental Protection's expectations for the collection, treatment and disposal of mine wastewaters are described.

Westmoreland Mining Holdings LLC Coal Valley Mine ...

Coal Valley Mine – Alberta. The Coal Valley Mine is a 20,660 Ha. surface mine located in West Central Alberta south of the Town of Edson in the Foothills of Alberta. The mine operates both truck/shovel and dragline pits and utilizes a dragline for coal removal. The mine exports bituminous coal to customers in Japan and Korea as well as some ...

Alberta | Mining & Energy

Mining Insider, Mines, Alberta Alberta coal mine reclamation project to provide green energy source. Municipal organic waste from Edmonton will be used to replenish soil at the mine site to grow a willow crop. Energy, Alberta Disrupting the energy industry.

Another coal mine is in the works for Hinton, Alberta ...

Sep 19, 2012· Another coal mine is in the works for Hinton, Alberta Coalspur Mines' Vista Coal Project has the potential to be the largest thermal coal mine in North America. by Karen Kornelsen — September 19, 2012. 1 of 2 This is an aerial view of the Vista Coal Project near Hinton, Alberta.

Welcome to Dodds Coal Mine

Dodds Coal Mine is located in central Alberta, approximately 90 kilometers southeast of Edmonton. Dodds supplies heating coal for residential, commercial & agricultural applications throughout western Canada. Dodds Coal Mine has been operation since 1908, and 2007 at the new mine site.

Alberta coal mine reclamation project to provide green ...

Sep 03, 2019· Alberta Innovates is joining federal, provincial, municipal and industry partners in contributing to a unique clean technology demonstration project to reclaim land at an Alberta coal mine ...

Riversdale Resources Limited

Riversdale Resources Limited (Riversdale) ABN 63 152 669 291 is an Australia incorporated coal development company focused on hard steel making coal projects with the potential to be developed into mines supplying steel making coal into the seaborne market.

Guidelines for mines | Alberta.ca

The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) has guidelines to regulate conservation and reclamation for the oil-sands and coal-mining industries. The Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act (EPEA) requires conservation and reclamation of all specified lands, including mines. The EPEA dictates that all ...

List of ghost towns in Alberta - Wikipedia

The province of Alberta has several ghost towns that have been completely or partially abandoned. Many of Alberta's ghost towns exist as a result of a number of failed coal mining operations in the area during the early 20th century.

Alberta coal mining activity rebounds in 2018 | Markets ...

Apr 01, 2019· A downtrend in coal mining in Alberta over the last several years appears to be being reversed. Last year saw a rebound in activity, according to a report released earlier this year by Alberta Energy's Coal and Mineral Development Unit. "After a decrease in bituminous coal mining activity in the ...

Bellevue Underground Mine – A family friendly authentic ...

The Bellevue Underground Mine tour will take you 1,000 feet into the mine, where you will be 150 feet below the surface. Explore the mine's inner-workings while you learn about the rich history of one of Canada's underground coal mines. The Bellevue Underground Mine tour is family-friendly, and stroller and wheelchair accessible.

Alberta Mine Map — Careers in Coal

Highvale Mine is one of three TransAlta owned surface coal mines, and Canada's largest surface strip coal mine, covering more than 12,600 hectares. 4. Coal Valley, operated by Westmoreland, and located approximately 100 kilometres south of Edson in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. In operation since 1978, the mine sells the majority of ...

Which Canadian Provinces Have Coal Mines? - WorldAtlas.com

Nov 30, 2018· Coal Mines in Alberta. Alberta is the leading coal-producing province in Canada. The province has approximately 6 billion tons of coal reserves, dispersed over almost half of its area. Most of Canada's coal reserves are located in the province. Coal mining in Alberta dates back to the late 19th century, and over 1,800 mines have operated ...

Coalspur Vista Mine, Hinton, AB | CIF Construction Ltd.

Unique features: . Situated East of Hinton, AB, Alberta's newest coal mine is in the construction phase. Coalspur's primary goal is to complete construction of a coal preparation plant capable of processing 2400 tonnes per hour within the first quarter of 2019.

Train the Trainer - Mine Rescue

The Alberta Mine Safety Association is an organization made up of Coal, Oil Sands, Quarry and associated mining-support companies and partners. The purpose of the Association is to foster.

Coal Mining Jobs in Alberta (with Salaries) | Indeed.com

Search 23 Coal Mining jobs now available in Alberta on Indeed.com, the world's largest job site.

Critics say $700M coal mine proposed for Crowsnest Pass ...

Aug 21, 2018· The Australian company proposing a $700-million new open-pit coal mine for southern Alberta says swift regulatory approval of its project would bring …

Mining Jobs in Alberta (with Salaries) | Indeed.com

Search 831 Mining jobs now available in Alberta on Indeed.com, the world's largest job site.

Destructive Coal Mining and Mountain Removal in Alberta

Oct 29, 2017· Coal plants are a major source of air pollution, releasing pollutants such as: cadmium, lead, mercury, nitrogen oxides and sulfur dioxide into the environment. When I use the term environment it covers: air, land, water and atmosphere. Coal mining in Alberta has a long history of employment and a reasonable living.

Alberta coal town Grande Cache struggles with mine closure ...

Oct 21, 2017· The Grande Cache coal mine was closed down nearly two years ago, sparking an exodus of people and businesses. Now, the picturesque town in Alberta…

Interactive map of coal resources in Alberta | American ...

Alberta Energy (a ministry of the Government of Alberta) provides an interactive map with basic information on coal resources in Alberta. The map includes: Coal mines (split into sub-bituminous, bituminous, and in-situ coal gasification)