Kopako coal project

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The Kopako coal project is a potential coal project being investigated by Solid Energy.

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The potential mine is located at Maramarua on the North Island. Solid Energy states that it has completed a feasibility study on an opencast mine and "began a small mining operation to qualify this coal for New Zealand Steel."[1]

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  1. Solid Energy, "Annual report 2011", Solid Energy, page 28.

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