Company: The Coteau Properties Company
Mine Name: Freedom Mine
Annual Production: Approximately 15 million tons, making the Freedom Mine the largest lignite mine in the United States.
Customer: Basin Electric Power Cooperative. Coteau's lignite is sold to Dakota Coal Company, a subsidiary of Basin Electric, which then provides lignite to Basin Electric's Antelope Valley Station, a 900-megawatt electric-generating plant; Leland Olds Station, a 650 megawatt electric-generating plant; and the Great Plains Synfuels Plant, the nation's only commercial-scale coal-gasification plant.
The Coteau Properties Company
204 County Road 15
Beulah, ND 58523
Phone: (701) 873-2281
Fax: (701) 873-7226