Geoenvironmental Research Centre
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Coal Resource Assessment Tool

Coal Resource Assessment Tool

The coal resource assessment tool calculates the amount of coal that needs to be gasified every day in order to produce the required amount of syngas per day (MJ/day) which needs to be burned in the power plant to produce this electricity demand per day (MWh/day).

The coal resource assessment tool takes into consideration the following:

Provides information about:

Information is needed about the width of the coal seam and the available coal resources in the area which can be obtained from existing maps provided by BGS or from drilling

Potential user: mining companies, mines, environmental consultancies, professional engineering and project management consultancies in oil and gas industry, etc.

This tool will be ready shortly.

European Regional Development Fund

Cardiff University