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Friday, April 28, 2017

Carbon Energy Selected for Inner Mongolia UCG Project

Carbon Energy has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) and a Definitive Technology Services Agreement to become the exclusive underground coal gasification (UCG) technology partner to Zhengzhou Coal Industry Group for an Inner Mongolian UCG Project.

Zhengmei Group owns the Haoqin Coal Field in Xiwuqi, Inner Mongolia, China, which will be the location for the UCG Demonstration and Commercial Projects.

The Haoqin Coal Field resource has more than seven years of drilling and seismic data available and 3.1 Billion tonnes of China Ministry approved coal resource, covering 184 km2 .

Carbon Energy will earn a $10 million technology licence fee payable on success of the Demonstration project and technology services fees for the duration of the projects.