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Piast Coal Mine

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Piast Coal Mine

Piast coal mine
Location Bieruń
town Silesian Voivodeship
Country Poland
Products Coal
Production 5,000,000
Opened 1998
Company Kompania Węglowa
None Public company

The Piast coal mine is a large mine in the south of Poland in Bieruń, Silesian Voivodeship, 310 km south-west of the capital, Warsaw. Piast represents one of the largest coal reserve in Poland having estimated reserves of 150 million tonnes of coal.[1] The annual coal production is around 5 million tonnes.


  1. ^ """Oddział KWK "Piast. Kompania Węglowa. 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-28. 

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