Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre
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Title: Hard Coal; from underground and open pit mining; consumption mix, at power plant (Location: EU-27)


Good overall data quality. Hard Coal Mix EU-27 information is based on official statistical information including import / export. Energy carrier extraction and processing data are of sufficient to good data quality. Inventory is partly based on primary industry data, partly on secondary literature data.

Synonyms: Bituminous coal, Black coal

Technical Purpose: Hard coal for power plants, industry and as domestic fuel.

Geographical Representation: EU-27

Simone Fazio
David Pennington
How to cite
Fazio, Simone; Pennington, David (2002):  Hard Coal; from underground and open pit mining; consumption mix, at power plant (Location: EU-27). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2002-01-01
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Geographic area European Union
Temporal coverage

From: 2002-01-01 – To: 2010-12-31

Update frequency irregular
Language English
Data theme(s) Environment; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 36 SCIENCE; 52 ENVIRONMENT

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