The Minister of the Environment granted a concession to Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa for extraction of hard coal and methane as an accompanying mineral from the “Bzie Dębina 1-Zachód” deposit. The concession has been granted until 31 December 2051. The deposit for which the Company obtained the concession has the area of 12.2 square km and is located in the city of Jastrzębie-Zdrój and the Zebrzydowice and Pawłowice municipalities.
Grzegorz Tobiszowski, secretary of state at the Minister of Energy, was honored with a special prize of JSW’s Innovator Laurel. He received the award from Artur Dyczko, Representative of the JSW S.A. Management Board for Strategy and Development, at the JSW Innowacje gala, recapping this year’s International Mining Forum.
A dozen or so workshops and science shows with a crazy scientist crew led by Mr. Cork, games, contests with prizes and many more attractions. All this during the Great Science Picnic of the JSW Knowledge Mine organized on Saturday in front of the seat of Jastrzębska Spółka Węglowa.