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Trapper Mine

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The Trapper Mine is a coal mine near Craig in northwestern Colorado which supplies the Yampa Project, an adjoining 856 megawatt coal-fired power station.

On its website the Platte River Power Authority states that the mine "is the primary coal supplier" for the Yampa Project and "is jointly-owned by the participants" in the power station. The plant is jointly owned by Platte River, Tri-State Generation & Transmission, Inc., Xcel Energy, the Salt River Project and PacifiCorp.[1]

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Mine Data

  • Owner: Trapper Mining Inc
  • Parent company: NA
  • Location: 25910 S Highway 13, Craig, CO 81625
  • GPS coordinates: 40.428786,-107.539759
  • Production: 1,900,000 tons
  • Type of coal: Lignite
  • Mine type: Surface Mine
  • Equipment: 3 Draglines
  • Number of employees:145-170

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References

  1. Platte River Power Authority, "Yampa", Platte River Power Authority website, accessed August 2009.

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