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Antelope LBA

Serial Number

WYW-128322

Applicant

ANTELOPE COAL CO.

Mine Name

Antelope Mine

Application Date

December 29, 1992

Application Tonnage

60 million

Application Acreage

617.2 acres

Regional Coal Team Review

June 16, 1993

Scoping Meeting

February 17, 1994

Draft EA/Draft EIS

March 1995

Hearing

April 26, 1995

Final EA/Final EIS

Final Environmental Assessment for the Antelope Coal Lease Application

Record of Decision Signed

July 10, 1996

Coal Offered - Amount

617.2 acres containing 60,364,000 tons

Coal Offered - Quality

Btu/lb
 8,779

Ash
4.22%

Sulfur
 .23%

Moisture
25.7%

NA
21%

Strip Ratio
0.5 to 4.1 bcy/ton

Sale Date

September 18, 1996

Number of Bidders

1 - Antelope Coal Co.

Bids Received

$6,645,045.10

$10,766.44/acre

$.1101/ton

Bid Rejected

Sale Held

December 4, 1996

Number of Bidders

1 - Antelope Coal Co.

Bids Received

$9,054,600

$14,670/acre

$.150/ton

Bid Accepted  - Antelope Mine

Lease Effective

February 1, 1997


 
Last updated: 12-06-2011