Mecsek


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Mecsek

 

a massif in southwestern Hungary. Elevations reach 681 m (Mt. Zengő). The massif is composed of limestones, marls, and sandstones; karst is well developed. There are coal deposits. Oak and beech forests cover the mountains; orchards and vineyards are cultivated on the lower slopes. The Sikonda balneoclimatic health resort is located in the Mecsek Massif, which is also a center of tourism. The city of Pécs is at the southern foot of the massif.

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I hopped on a bus near the museums and in 15 minutes was up in the forests of the Mecsek Mountains.
Perhaps my favourite trip was from the lovely city of Kecskemet, stuffed with Art Nouveau buildings, across the great plain to Baja, over the Danube and through the Mecsek Hills to Kaposvar and Pecs.
The London and Sydney-listed company, a provider of fuel gas in Eastern and Central Europe via the development of its portfolio of uranium and UCG assets, said it decided to close down its Mecsek Hills UCG project in Hungary after failing to sell or all a part of the project to a strategic investor.
If you get a chance, the university town of Pecs, about a two-hour train ride from the capital in the Mecsek Hills, is worth a visit.
Formerly, the company is searching at all alternatives for its Mecsek Hills Uranium project in Hungary, one of the largest uranium deposits in Europe with a JORC-inferred resource of 48.
We have entered a conclusion phase with regards the sale of the company's coal assets to Linc Energy and we continue discussions with the Government of Hungary on the Mecsek Hills Uranium Project, with the aim of completing an agreement for its development," Managing Director Matt Swinney said in a statement.
Following the transaction, the developer of underground coal gasification and uranium projects in Hungary and central Europe will hold an interest in its Mecsek Hills Uranium Project in Hungary.
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The non-binding pact is to study and evaluate the feasibility of constructing an UCG commercial demonstration plant in Hungary, which will be fed from Wildhorse s flagship Mecsek Hills project.