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Donkin Mine | Morien Resources

Morien owns a gross production royalty on coal sales from the Donkin Mine. The royalty consists of 2.0% of the revenue from the first 500,000 tonnes of coal sales per calendar quarter, net of certain coal handling and transportation costs, and 4.0% of the revenue from coal sales from quarterly tonnage above 500,000 tonnes, net of certain coal handling and transportation costs.

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Teck Resources Limited

Teck is one of Canada''s leading mining companies with operations and projects in Canada, the United States, Chile and Peru. Read More Producer of materials essential to the quality of life of people around the world – copper, zinc, steelmaking coal, and energy.

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The inside story of an Alberta coal mine devastated by a ...

 · The coal mining industry in Canada has faced numerous setbacks recently, with public and political backlash making it increasingly difficult for companies to get approvals for new coal mines and expansions. The use of thermal coal to generate electricity is set to be phased out in Canada by 2030, though thermal coal exports may continue.

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Mining | Kiewit Corporation

Our mining experience includes constructing infrastructure, performing mine services or contract mining in coal, copper, diamond, gold, nickel, platinum, potash and rare earth mines throughout North America. State/Province. Country. Delivery Method. Pinto Creek Diversion Channel. Miami, Arizona. Buckskin Mining Company. Gillette, Wyoming ...

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Canada-Mines

The first large mine, the Hub Shaft of Glace Bay opened in 1861 and several other mines in Glace Bay and Sydney Mines opened within the next few years. In total, Glace Bay had 12 coal mines. In 1894, the government gave exclusive mining rights to an American syndicate, the Dominion Coal Company.

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Tent Mountain open-pit coal mine designated for federal ...

 · Coal mining has been controversial in Alberta for more than a year, since the province''s United Conservative government revoked a 1976 policy that protected the eastern slopes of the Rocky ...

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Montem Resources Ltd increases Chinook coal resources to ...

 · Montem Resources Ltd (ASX:MR1) is a steelmaking coal development company, striving to become the operator of steelmaking coal mines in Canada by …

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10 Biggest Canadian Mining Companies

 · Agnico Eagle Mines is a gold mining company with operations in Canada, Finland, and Mexico. It also has exploration activities in each of those countries, as well as in the U.S. and Sweden.

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List of coal mines in Canada

13  · List of coal mines in Canada. According to the Coal Association of Canada, there are 24 …

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Company wants to appeal decision that rejected proposed ...

 · The company behind a proposed open-pit coal mine in Alberta''s Rocky Mountains has filed a request to appeal a decision by a review panel that rejected the project as …

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From Canadian Coal Mines, Toxic Pollution That Knows No ...

 · Teck Resources, a Canadian mining company and the world''s second largest exporter of steelmaking coal, operates five open-pit coal mines within the watershed. These mines are some of the biggest in Canada.

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Vista coal mine

 · Vista coal mine is operated by Coalspur Mines Limited producing 5 million tonnes per annum near Hinton, Alberta, Canada.. The project planned to expand an additional 4.2 million tonnes per annum in 2020. But at the G7 meeting in June 2021, Canada''s Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson announced that the government will "no longer approve thermal-coal mining projects because of their ...

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Corsa Coal Corp.

The Schrock Run mine is Corsa''s largest surface mine operation and is comprised of two mining permits, Schrock Run and Schrock Run Extension. The Keyser underground mine project will take approximately $20-24M in initial capital investment to produce over 570,000 metallurgical coal …

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Highvale Mine | TransAlta

Highvale Mine 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. TransAlta through its wholly owned subsidiary, SunHills Mining Limited Partnership assumed operating and management control of the […]

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SunHills Mining

SunHills Mining LP, a wholly owned subsidiary of TransAlta, assumed operation and management control of the Highvale Mine in 2013. Highvale is one of three TransAlta-owned coal mines and is Canada''s largest surface-strip coal mine covering more than 12,600 hectares. In operation since 1970, the Highvale Mine is located 70 km west of Edmonton ...

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Mining in Canada | Mines Canada

The majority of Canada''s coal is produced by surface mining – either strip mining or open pit. Strip mining is only a temporary use of the land and reclamation can be carried out at the same time mining takes place. With open pit mining, once the pit is mined it''s backfilled with earth and resurfaced with native trees, shrubs and grasses.

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Here''s what you need to know about the Vista mine, Alberta ...

 · Williams-Derry notes that a significant determinant of the profitability of coal lies in its energy content, which he says is high at the Vista site compared to other large mining areas in the United States, like the Powder River Basin in Wyoming and Montana, where 16 mines produce nearly half of the country''s coal.

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Coal Mining | The Canadian Encyclopedia

 · A carbonaceous fossil fuel, coal has a long history as the key energy source in the transition to industrialization, beginning in 17th-century Europe. In Canada, the history of commercial coal mining dates back nearly three centuries. Coal provided a critical energy source for early industrialization, generating steam power and coke (i.e., a manufactured, high-carbon derivative of coal …

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Canada blocks proposed Rocky Mountain coal mine on ...

 · Canada on Friday formally blocked a proposal to build a steelmaking coal mine in the Rocky Mountains of Alberta, citing what it said would be the significant environmental damage.

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Rinehart hits mine roadblock in Canada

 · A big setback for Gina Rinehart''s coal mining ambitions in Canada has sent shockwaves through ASX-listed companies with projects nearby. Australia''s richest person faces an uphill battle to ...

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Coal in Canada

Coal reserves in Canada rank 13th largest in the world (following the former Soviet Union, the United States, the People''s Republic of China and Australia) at approximately 10 billion tons, 0.6% of the world total. This represents more energy than all of the oil and gas in the country combined. The coal industry generates CDN$5 billion annually. Most of Canada''s coal mining occurs in the West ...

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Top active coal mines in Canada | Mining & Energy

 · Sheerness Mine. Location: Hanna, Alberta. Owner: Westmoreland Mining LLC. Annual production: 3.3 million tonnes. Sheerness Mine is a 7,000-hectare surface strip mine located just south of Hanna, Alberta. It consists of two active pits and supplies sub-bituminous coal …

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Miners Museum – Glace Bay Nova Scotia Canada

Situated on one of the most picturesque coasts of Cape Breton Island, on a 15-acre site filled with wild roses and grasses, the Cape Breton Miners Museum pays tribute to the region''s long and rich history of coal mining. It is home to profound stories of miners and …

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Canada blocks proposed Rocky Mountain coal mine on ...

 · Canada on Friday formally blocked a proposal to build a steelmaking coal mine in the Rocky Mountains of Alberta, citing what it said would be …

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Ottawa blocks development of controversial proposed ...

 · Benga Mining Limited has said the proposed metallurgical coal mine in the Crowsnest Pass area would create hundreds of jobs and produce up to 4.5 million tonnes of coal per year over a mine …

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Which Canadian Provinces Have Coal Mines?

 · 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 ...

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Major Mines & Projects | Coal Valley Mine

The mine exports bituminous coal to customers in Japan and Korea as well as some domestic coal. The area has a long history of mining and the Coal Valley Mine was opened in 1978 to supply coal to Ontario Hydro and for overseas export. Coal is uncovered using the two draglines (1- Page 752LR; 1 – M7450) and two truck/shovel fleets.

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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 ...

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Government of Canada releases Policy Statement on future ...

 · In 2019, Export Development Canada committed to no new financing for coal-fired power plants, thermal coal mines or dedicated thermal coal-related infrastructure. This May, all G7 countries also agreed to take concrete steps towards an end to government investment for unabated international thermal coal power generation projects by the end of 2021.

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Ms Gina Rinehart Takes Canada to Court over Grassy Coal Mine

 · The project, which would have a mine life of 23 years and extract 4.5 million tonnes of metallurgical coal a year for use in the steel-making industry, needed …

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A Tale of Two Coals | Mines Canada

Of the 60 million tonnes of coal Canada produces each year, just over half is thermal coal, the variety of coal used for power generation. The other, lesser-known coal that Canada produces in almost equal measure is metallurgical coal. Metallurgical coal, also known as met coal, coking coal, or steelmaking coal, is a vital ingredient for making steel, iron alloy, carbon and

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Mine Map — Careers in Coal

Where to find a coal mine in Canada . Canada is home to 24 permitted coal mines – 19 of which are currently in operation. More than 90% of Canada''s coal deposits are located in western provinces, in British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan. British Columbia has 10 mines; Alberta has 9 mines; Saskatchewan has 3 mines; Nova Scotia has 2 mines

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About the Coal Industry

The majority of Canada''s coal is produced by surface mining – either strip mining or open pit. Strip mining is only a temporary use of the land and reclamation can be carried out at the same time mining takes place. With open pit mining, once the pit is mined it''s backfilled with earth and resurfaced with native trees, shrubs and grasses.

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Coal Mining Fatalities | Museum of Industry

This database contains 2497 known Nova Scotia coal mining fatalities. Names, dates, places, mines, and causes of death have been painstakingly compiled. Despite this, it is by no means a complete list. Fatalities occurred before records were kept; descriptions of incidents and those involved were lost along with coal company records.

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 · Since 1935, the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) has been the national voice of the Canadian mining industry. Working alongside our members, MAC promotes the industry nationally and internationally, works with governments on policies affecting the sector and educates the public on the value mining brings to the economy and the daily life of Canadians.

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List of coal mines in Canada

• Canada''s coal mine number by province 2017 | Statista

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