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West Elk Mine

5174 Highway 133
Somerset, CO, 81434
Latitude: 38° 55.71' N
Longitude: 107° 26.81' W
GHGRP Id: 1010310
FRS Id: 110035847518
NAICS Code: 212112
Total Facility Emissions in metric tons CO2 equivalent (mt CO2e) (AR4 GWPs, excluding Biogenic CO2) 447,143
Emissions by Gas in mt CO2e (AR4 GWPs)
Carbon Dioxide (CO2) 5,194
Methane (CH4) 441,942
Nitrous Oxide (N2O) 7
Emissions by Source/Process in mt CO2e (AR4 GWPs, excluding Biogenic CO2)
Stationary Combustion 5,206
Underground Coal Mines 441,938
Information on Stationary Combustion
Types of Fuels Used Distillate Fuel Oil No. 2, Natural Gas, Propane, Used Oil
Measurement Methods Used Mass Balance
Number of equipment groupings 4
Information on Underground Coal Mines
Number of wells 13
Number of shafts 2
Is there a gas collection system? N
MSHA Id 05-03672