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Genesee Mine – Alberta — Westmoreland Mining LLC

Genesee Mine. The Genesee Mine is a 7,378 Ha. surface strip mine located in Central Alberta north of the Town of Warburg and close to Edmonton. The mine operates two active pits and supplies sub-bituminous coal to the three units at the Genesee Generating Station

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Major Mines Projects Genesee Mine

2020-5-13  The Genesee Mine is a 7,378 Ha. surface strip mine located in Central Alberta north of the Town of Warburg and close to Edmonton. The mine operates two active pits and supplies sub- bituminous coal to the three units at the Genesee Generating Station which are owned by Capital Power and TransAlta Utilities and operated by Capital Power.

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Genesee Generating Station - Capital Power

Genesee Mine. The Genesee Mine operation, located in Leduc County, is a 50/50 joint venture between Capital Power LP and Westmoreland Coal Company. The Genesee Mine will cease operations as the facility transitions to natural gas in 2023. Reclamation work

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Genesee coal mine - Global Energy Monitor

2021-5-2  Genesee Mine is a surface coal mine, operated by Westmoreland Mining, producing 5 million tonnes per annum, near Warburg, Alberta, Canada. The

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genesee coal mine alberta « BINQ Mining

2013-6-24  Operations at the Genesee Mine commenced in 1989, and supply coal at a rate of million tonnes per year to three existing generating units. » More detailed Genesee Coal mine opens in Alberta – The Northern Miner

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Genesee coal mine industrial area - Wikimapia

2012-11-8  Produces coal for nearby Genesee power plant. Strip mining Nearby cities: Edmonton, Alberta , Calgary, Alberta , Kelowna

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Capital Power GP Holdings Inc. Application for Genesee ...

2020-9-15  and about 20 km north of the village of Warburg. The project would extend the Genesee mine to the south, west, and east of the current mining areas, into Township 50, Ranges 2 and 3, West of the 5th Meridian. The expansion project would provide about 5.5 million tonnes of coal per year to the Genesee Generating Station for 36 years.

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University of Alberta

mine permitted area (shaded box outlined with black) on top of the historical (1982) study landscape. the genesee generating station and coal mine site is located approximately 70km south west of edmonton, alberta canada..... 92 figure 3. 2 bar plots showing results of the landscape metrics used to measure

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Coal in Alberta

2021-6-18  Coal in Alberta Coal mining has existed in Alberta since the late 1800s as a result of the expansion of railroads to Western Canada. Later, coal would become the primary source of electricity in Alberta. Today, the main interest in Alberta’s coal is for export markets, including metallurgical coal.

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Genesee coal mine - Global Energy Monitor

2021-5-2  Genesee coal mine. This article is part of the Global Coal Mine Tracker, a project of Global Energy Monitor. Genesee Mine is a surface coal mine, operated by Westmoreland Mining, producing 5 million tonnes per annum, near Warburg, Alberta, Canada. The mine provides power to the Genesee Generating Station .

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Genesee coal mine industrial area - Wikimapia

2012-11-8  Genesee coal mine Produces coal for nearby Genesee power plant. Strip mining. Produces coal for nearby Genesee power plant. Strip mining ... Nearby cities: Edmonton, Alberta, Calgary, Alberta, Kelowna. Coordinates: 53°19'30"N 114°15'51"W. Add your comment in

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Genesee Generating Station - Global Energy Monitor

2021-5-13  The Genesee cooling pond is an artificial pond covering 735 hectares (1,820 acres). The pond is topped up with water from the North Saskatchewan River. Unit 3, also known as Genesee 3, was jointly owned by TransAlta (50%) and Capital Power Corporation (50%). Genesee 3 was the first power plant in Canada to use supercritical boiler technology.

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Capital Power GP Holdings Inc. Application for Genesee ...

2020-9-15  Capital Power GP Holdings Inc., Application for Genesee Mine Expansion Project [6] Concurrent with the issuance of the notice of hearing, the AER initiated a commissioner-led Alternate Dispute Resolution (“ADR”) process under Part 1.1 of the Alberta Energy Regulator Rules of Practice.

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Mineralogical and elemental variation of coal from

2000-5-1  The Genesee mine is located approximately 70 km west of Edmonton, AB ().The coals mined at Genesee are subbituminous in rank from the Paleocene Ardley coal zone of the Scollard Formation (Fig. 2a) and are used as thermal coal in the Genesee Generating station.Coal contains every trace element in some quantity, with the exception of Po, At, Fr, Ac and Pa (Goldschimdt, 1954).

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Project Description Summary for Capital Power’s Proposed

2013-12-2  MW at the Genesee site. The Project is being developed to meet expected increases in Alberta’s power requirements, arising both from continued economic growth in the Province and from the expected retirements of existing coal generating units in the

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University of Alberta

To aid in reclamation planning for the Genesee Coal Mine in Alberta, I qualified the pre-mined state of wetlands and measured land use and land cover (LULC) change between 1982 and 2007. A generalized linear model (GLM) was developed to explain the presence of wetlands on the pre-mined landscape. Environmental variables used to

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Welcome to Dodds Coal Mine

2021-6-19  Mine Manager: Dave Bowal 780-679-6612. 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.

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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 ...

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Paintearth Mine – Alberta — Westmoreland Mining LLC

Paintearth Mine. The Paintearth Mine is a 6,226 Ha. surface strip mine located in Central Alberta south of the Village of Forestburg. The mine operates two active pits and supplies sub-bituminous coal to the three generating units at the Battle River Generating Station which are owned and operated by ATCO Power.

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University of Alberta

To aid in reclamation planning for the Genesee Coal Mine in Alberta, I qualified the pre-mined state of wetlands and measured land use and land cover (LULC) change between 1982 and 2007. A generalized linear model (GLM) was developed to explain the presence of wetlands on the pre-mined landscape. Environmental variables used to

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Coal Mines in Alberta

2019-6-28  Genesee Cheviot Highvale Sheerness Paintearth Coal Valley Grande Cache Burtonsville Island 2 43 63 1 28 16 3 2 63 16 2 2 1 16 2 16 43 3 2 2 1 ... in any way without prior consent of Alberta Energy, Government of Alberta. The information as depicted is subject to change; ... Coal Mine Coal Fields Deposits High-Volatile Bituminous Coals Mainly ...

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Genesee - Altius

Genesee. The Genesee Mine is located approximately 70 km southwest of Edmonton, Alberta. The open pit operation has been in operation since 1989 and has an annual production capacity of 5.6 million tonnes. Its coal is delivered to the Genesee power station which is adjacent to the mine.

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genesee coal mine alberta « BINQ Mining

2013-6-24  Alberta – Genesee Mine – Capital Power Corporation. 20 Dec 2011 Operations at the Genesee Mine commenced in 1989, and supply coal at a rate of million tonnes per year to three existing generating units. »More detailed

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Alberta set to retire coal power by 2023, ahead of

2020-12-7  Alberta set to retire coal power by 2023, ahead of 2030 provincial deadline. By The Canadian Press. Monday, December 7, 2020, 6:18 AM MST. Image: Capital Power. Alberta is set to meet its goal to eliminate coal-fired electricity production years earlier than its 2030 target, thanks to recently announced utility conversion projects.

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ST26: Alberta Coal Industries - Alberta Energy Regulator

2021-6-15  ST26: Alberta Coal Industries Monthly Statistics April, 2021 ST 26 . ISSN 0710-6874 ALBERTA ENERGY REGULATOR ... Mine No. 1788 Surface Genesee Genesee . Dodds Coal Mining Co. Ltd. Mine No. 0215 Surface Dodds Ryley . Keephills Aggregate Co. Ltd. Mine No. 1812 Surface Burtonsville Island Burtonsville Island .

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Alberta set to retire coal power by 2023, ahead of

2020-12-4  The Alberta government announced in 2015 it would eliminate emissions from coal power generation by 2030. In 2014, 55 per cent of Alberta's electricity was produced from 18 coal

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Project Description Summary for Capital Power’s Proposed

2013-12-2  MW at the Genesee site. The Project is being developed to meet expected increases in Alberta’s power requirements, arising both from continued economic growth in the Province and from the expected retirements of existing coal generating units in the

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Coal and Mineral Development in Alberta 2014 Year in

2015-7-29  coal mine projects as well as an expansion of an existing coal mine. Most coal-related activity relates to bituminous coal in the foothills and front ranges in the Eastern Slopes. The development and implementation of Alberta’s Land-use Framework continued through 2014. This includes widespread involvement from a

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Top active coal mines in Canada Mining Energy

2019-4-11  Dodds Coal Mine produces heating coal for residential, commercial and agricultural applications throughout western Canada. Genesee Mine . Location: Warburg, Alberta. Owner: Westmoreland Mining LLC. Annual production: 5 million tonnes. The Genesee Mine operates two active pits, providing sub-bituminous coal to three units at the Genesee ...

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COURT FILE NUMBER: 1801-16746 JUDICIAL CENTRE

2020-6-28  [2] The Plaintiff, Genesee Royalty Limited Partnership (“Genesee LP”) acquired a royalty interest in certain coal which is mined at the Genesee Coal Mine and which is used to fuel the Genesee Power Plant (defined below) and generate coal-fired electricity in Alberta.

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Top active coal mines in Canada Mining Energy

2019-4-11  Dodds Coal Mine produces heating coal for residential, commercial and agricultural applications throughout western Canada. Genesee Mine . Location: Warburg, Alberta. Owner: Westmoreland Mining LLC. Annual production: 5 million tonnes. The Genesee Mine operates two active pits, providing sub-bituminous coal to three units at the Genesee ...

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Genesee mine gets quality, environmental certification ...

Fording Inc.‘s Genesee thermal coal mine in west-central Alberta has been successfully audited and will be registered under both the ISO 9001-2000 Quality Management System Standard and the ISO 14001-1996 Environmental Management System Standard. These certifications represent the seventh and eighth registrations attained by Fording’s mining operations.

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Genesee #3 (GN3) - Dispatcho

Genesee #3 (GN3) is a coal-fired power plant; it is jointly owned by Capital Power and TransAlta. The asset is operated by Capital Power (G3) Limited partnership. Commissioned in 2005, this plant incorporates technologies that reduce CO2, NOx and SO2 emissions more than older power plants. Fuel is provided by a nearby coal mine.

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Genesee Power Plant Natural Gas Conversion -

The project will convert the Genesee Power Plant from a coal power facility to a combined cycle, natural gas power plant. Upon completion, units 1 amp; 2 will have a combined output of 1,360 MW. Genesee Power Plant Natural Gas Conversion - Alberta Major Projects

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Welcome to Dodds Coal Mine

2021-6-19  Mine Manager: Dave Bowal 780-679-6612. 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.

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Alberta saying goodbye to coal - Okanagan Edge

2020-12-4  CALGARY — An environmental think-tank says Alberta will meet its goal to eliminate coal-fired electricity production years earlier than expected thanks to recent conversion announcements by utility companies. The Pembina Institute welcomed news from Capital Power Corp. of Edmonton on Thursday that it will spend nearly $1 billion to switch two coal-fired power units to []

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Meet the Team Alberta Mine Safety Association

2021-6-18  Wesley is employed with Westmoreland Coal as the Safety Manager at the Genesee Mine Operation. Wesley holds a Business Administration and Marketing Certificate from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) but found his passion in mining when starting at the Genesee Mine in 2003 as an equipment operator.

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Alberta set to retire coal power by 2023, ahead of

2020-12-4  Alberta is set to meet its goal to eliminate coal-fired electricity production years earlier than its 2030 target, thanks to recently announced natural gas conversion projects.

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Alberta set to retire coal power by 2023, ahead of

2020-12-4  The Alberta government announced in 2015 it would eliminate emissions from coal power generation by 2030. In 2014, 55 per cent of Alberta's electricity was produced from 18 coal

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