2014 production figures

Coal mines operating in 2014

 

CoalfieldMineOperatorRankTypeProduction 2014
(tonnes)
Waikato
Maramarua Kopako Glencoal SB Opencast 41,406
Huntly Huntly East Solid Energy SB Underground 106,922
Huntly O'Reilly's O'Reilly's Opencast SB Opencast 17,562
Rotowaro Awaroa Solid Energy SB Opencast 873,313
Rotowaro Pukemiro ** Puke Coal SB Opencast  
West Coast
Buller Stockton
(includes Cypress)
Solid Energy B Opencast 1,554,269
Buller Cascade Buller Coal B Opencast 104,115
Buller Rockies * Rockies Mining B Opencast 6,851
Buller Escarpment Buller Coal B Opencast  
Reefton Burkes Creek RJ Banks SB Opencast 1,828
Reefton Reddale Valley Solid Energy SB Opencast 47,314
Garvey Creek Echo * Francis Mining B Opencast 68,823
Inangahua Giles Creek Birchfield Coal SB Opencast 171,667
Inangahua Berlins Creek Heaphy Mining SB Opencast 25,103
Greymouth Spring Creek * Solid Energy B Underground 2,330
Greymouth Strongman * Solid Energy B Opencast 84,541
Greymouth Roa * Francis Mining B Underground 118,424
Greymouth Rajah Francis Mining B Underground  
Canterbury
Canterbury Malvern Hills Canterbury Coal SB Opencast 13,029
Waikato
Kaitangata Castle Hill ** Kai Point Coal SB Opencast  
Roxburgh Harliwich Harliwich Carrying Co. L Opencast 1,349
Waikato
Ohai Takitimu Bathurst Coal SB Opencast 263,507
Ohai Wairakei Solid Energy SB Opencast 20,030
Waimumu Newvale Solid Energy L Opencast 315,343

* Production suspended

** Private coal, no granted permit

SB - Sub Bituminous

B - Bituminous

L - Lignite

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