Vina oil shale deposit

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Vina oil shale deposit
Location Vina
Zaječar District
Country Serbia
Products Oil shale

The Vina oil shale deposit is an oil shale deposit located in Vina, Zaječar District, Serbia. The mine has oil shale reserves amounting to 850 million tonnes, one of the largest oil shale reserves in Serbia and Europe and has an organic content equivalent to 22.1 million tonnes of shale oil.[1]


  1. ^ Čokorilo, Voijin; Lilić, Nikola; Purga, Jaanus; Milisavljević, Vladimir (2009). "Oil shale potential in Serbia" (PDF). Oil Shale. A Scientific-Technical Journal. Estonian Academy Publishers. 26 (4): 451–462. doi:10.3176/oil.2009.4.02. ISSN 0208-189X. Retrieved 2010-09-12.