Altona Energy Plc is a United Kingdom-based company engaged in the evaluation of the development of an integrated Coal to Chemicals plant, supported by an open-cut coal mine at its Arckaringa Project in South Australia. The Company operates through the evaluation of the Arckaringa coal to chemicals project in South Australia segment. The Company explores coal resources of approximately 7.8 billion tons. The Company, through its subsidiary, Arckaringa Energy Pty Ltd, owns interest in approximately three exploration licenses covering approximately 2,500 square kilometers in the northern portion of the Permian Arckaringa Basin in South Australia, including approximately three coal deposits: Westfield (EL4511), Wintinna (EL4512) and Murloocoppie (EL4513). All three deposits lie close to the Adelaide to Darwin railroad and the Stuart Highway. The project is designed to produce syngas products for the Australian market. It has operations in Australia, China and the United Kingdom.