Development of the Highvale Mine for thermal power plants of Calgary Power Ltd.

CIM Bulletin, Vol. 72, No. 802, 1979

C. G. WILLIAMS, Montreal Engineering Company, Limited Calgary, Alberta

This paper describes the planning, development and operation of the Highvale Mine to supply coal to both the existing Sun-dance and the approved Keephills thermal power plants of Calgary Power Ltd. Reference is also made to the company's Whitewood Mine, which feeds the Wabamun thermal plant.
Keywords: Coal mining, Highvale Mine, Calgary Power Ltd., Thermal power, Power plants, Whitewood Mine, Sundance plant, Keephills plant, Wabumum plant, Strip mining, Reclamation