Tsaidam Lake coal mine

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Tsaidam Lake Coal Mine
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Tsaidam Lake Coal Mine
Location Bayan sum
Aimag Töv
Country Mongolia
Coordinates 47°7′0″N107°54′0″E / 47.11667°N 107.90000°E / 47.11667; 107.90000 Coordinates: 47°7′0″N107°54′0″E / 47.11667°N 107.90000°E / 47.11667; 107.90000
Products brown coal
Company Tsetsens Mining and Energy LLC

The Tsaidam Lake Coal Mine (Mongolian : Цайдам нуур, swampy lake) is a coal mine being developed in the Bayan sum of Töv aimag in central Mongolia.

Mongolian language language spoken in Mongolia

The Mongolian languageMoŋɣol kele; in Mongolian Cyrillic: монгол хэл, mongol khel) is the official language of Mongolia and both the most widely-spoken and best-known member of the Mongolic language family. The number of speakers across all its dialects may be 5.2 million, including the vast majority of the residents of Mongolia and many of the Mongolian residents of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. In Mongolia, the Khalkha dialect, written in Cyrillic, is predominant, while in Inner Mongolia, the language is dialectally more diverse and is written in the traditional Mongolian script. In the discussion of grammar to follow, the variety of Mongolian treated is Standard Khalkha Mongolian, but much of what is to be said is also valid for vernacular (spoken) Khalkha and for other Mongolian dialects, especially Chakhar.

Coal A combustible sedimentary rock composed primarily of carbon

Coal is a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock, formed as rock strata called coal seams. Coal is mostly carbon with variable amounts of other elements; chiefly hydrogen, sulfur, oxygen, and nitrogen. Coal is formed if dead plant matter decays into peat and over millions of years the heat and pressure of deep burial converts the peat into coal.

Bayan is a sum of Töv Province in Mongolia.

The mine has coal reserves amounting to 6.8 billion tonnes of brown coal. [1]

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