Centralia Mine

Centralia Mine The Centralia Mine is one of three TransAlta-owned surface coal mines. It is a sub-bituminous surface coal mine located about 10 kilometres (six miles) northeast of the city of Centralia, in Washington State. The Centralia Mine began commercial...

Whitewood Mine

Whitewood Mine The Whitewood Mine was the source of coal for TransAlta’s Wabamun power plant and began operation in 1962. When the Wabamun power plant was fully retired on March 31, 2010 the mine ceased operations. It is located north of Lake Wabamun, about 70...

Highvale Mine

Highvale Mine Located south of Lake Wabamun, about 70 kilometres (43 miles) west of Edmonton, Alberta, Highvale Mine is one of three TransAlta-owned surface coal mines, and Canada’s largest surface strip coal mine, covering  more than 12,600 hectares. TransAlta...