As one of Tennessee’s most experienced coal mining operations, Kopper Glo Fuel, Inc. knows the importance of quality. From our wide range of coal and coal blends to our transportation options and highly-experienced management team, Kopper Glo Fuel, Inc. is well positioned to offer our utility and industry customers the products and services they need.
Kopper Glo Fuel, Inc. currently produces low sulfur, high BTU steam coal from two contour surface mines and one deep mine on the Kopper Glo property in Clairfield, Tennessee.
In addition to the current mines, there are also plans for the development of additional deep mines. Kopper Glo’s leased property has a large reserve base of recoverable coal for long-term operations. These resources position the company to continue serving its customers well into the future.
Processing and Transportation
The Kopper Glo property is equipped with a modern preparation plant that is rated at 300 tons per hour, 1.5 million raw tons per year. The plant area also has a silo used to directly load rail cars for shipment to consumers. Both rail cars and trucks are weighed with automatic computer scales to ensure compliance with all rules and regulations, while an automated conveyor sampling system is used to guarantee the coal’s quality. Kopper Glo Fuel, Inc. has duel rail service with Norfolk-Southern and CSX.