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a mixture of gases (mostly methane) that form in coal mines and become explosive when mixed with air

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Planning, calculation, design, construction, production, delivery and ready-to-use assembly, trial operation in the factory, delivery, participation in the acceptance and acceptance of a mine gas extraction system.
Last month a coal mine gas explosion in the north-eastern Jilin province killed 18 miners and injured 12 others.
Beijing, April 21 (BNA) - A coal mine gas blast killed 18 people and injured 12 others in northeast China's Jilin Province, local authorities said Sunday.
2010, Impact of coal properties and operational factors on mine gas drainage, in Proceedings of the 10th Underground Coal Operator's Conference COAL2010, University of Wollongong, (eds: N I Aziz and J A Nemcik), Wollongong, 11-12 February, 229-240.
The Company has also announced that Ping'an Coal Mine Gas Engineering Research Center Limited Liability Company ( "Ping'an Gas "), which is ultimately held by Huainan Group, has stepped into a strategic cooperation with Up Energy's wholly-owned subsidiary Fukang Mining, the owner of Xiaohuangshan Mine.
The death toll in the mine gas explosion currently stands at 19.
Gas turbine plants can produce power ranging from 16-480 megawatts and run on a portfolio of flexible fuels, including natural gas, flare gas, mine gas and even landfill gas.
biogas, landfill gas, coal mine gas, sewage gas, combustible industrial waste gases).
The death toll from a coal mine gas explosion in Heilongjiang Province in northeast China has risen to 104, making it the country's worst mining accident in two years, state media reported Monday.
BEIJING - The death toll from a coal mine gas explosion in Heilongjiang Province in northeast China has risen to 104, making it the country's worst mining accident in two years, state media reported Monday.
The project will utilize the mine gas to generate onsite power for the active mine, and is part of China's efforts to reduce the amount of methane-rich greenhouse gases that escape from the nation's coal mines.
The US is also a global leader in the recovery of coal mine gas and we are delighted to be working with their selected technical partner ARI, which has tremendous expertise and experience in ChinaC[yen].
BEIJING: More than hundred miners were feared dead after a coal mine gas blast in northern China yesterday, a grim toll likely caused by illegal mining and possibly made worse by delays reporting the accident.
Any work of consolidation to be confined to the top 10 feet of the lip to avoid poisoning from mine gas.
It agreed to sell 29 landfill gas sites, 10 small-scale hydropower sites and one mine gas site to Novera Energy and Macquarie Bank, of Australia.