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Ministry of Energy Mines and Responsible for Core Review

Information Circular 2012-2

British Columbia Coal Industry Overview 2011


by D. Grieve, B. Madu and R. Chu


View Information Circular 2012-2 (PDF, 11 MB)


This booklet is intended to provide a concise snapshot of the BC coal industry for the interested public, including those looking to invest.  It includes sections on coal resources, mining, exploration, the tenure system, sources of information, and contacts.  It is intended to complement “Exploration and Mining in British Columbia 2011” and “British Columbia Mines and Mineral Exploration Overview 2011”  


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