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


Good overall data quality. Lignite Mix EU-27 information is based on official statistical information. 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: Brown coal

Technical Purpose: Lignite for power plants.

Geographical Representation: EU-27

Simone Fazio
David Pennington
How to cite
Fazio, Simone; Pennington, David (2002):  Lignite; from 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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