Politics & Policy|Energy & Green Biz
Tom Jones|10.10.2011

Coal miner OKD eyes large reserves in Beskids

Some 14 days after the Czech government’s draft energy strategy concept, which proposes generating power and heat for the industrial Moravia–Silesia region with coal from the Beskids Mountains, was leaked to the press, the coal mining firm OKD applied for a license to conduct an extensive geological survey of the Beskids to better establish coal volumes.