Web Toolbar by Wibiya
Login | Sign Up AnonymousUser
twiter
New to Comunitee?


or Sign Up with Email

Us

>> COAL Latest News

6 HOURS AGO - ABC News

A Must Read - Share

Murray Energy Expects More Than 1,800 Coal Mine Layoffs

Murray Energy expects to lay off more than 1,800 coal mine workers, most in West Virginia

Tags: Murray Energy Expects More Than 1,800 Coal Mine Layoffs,  Coal Latest News

8 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

A Must Read - Share

Murray Energy expects more than 1,800 coal mine layoffs

Murray attributed layoffs to natural gas competition and blasted the Obama administration, which is pushing climate change regulation targeting coal-fired power plants. Media reports say CEO Robert Murray mentioned the layoffs Thursday at the North American Coalbed Methane Forum in Cecil, Pennsylvania.

Tags: Murray Energy expects more than 1,800 coal mine layoffs,  Coal Latest News

10 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

A Must Read - Share

Woman who was shot by Campbell County deputies is identified

The Gillette News Record reports (http://bit.ly/1ITDVKk ) that authorities say Burtsfield was killed after she brandished a knife at deputies Wednesday night and refused commands to drop it. The shooting occurred on a rural road just east of Gillette after the Campbell County Sheriff's Office received a call about someone trespassing at a coal mine.

Tags: Woman who was shot by Campbell County deputies is identified,  Coal Latest News

11 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

A Must Read - Share

Colorado coal mine getting court-ordered environmental study

[...] it's not clear if regulators will still challenge the court's overall ruling that that they consider the impacts of coal mining on climate change — a decision that could set a precedent that might endanger other mining projects. Earlier this month, Judge R. Brooke Jackson ordered a new review because he said regulators in 2007 didn't take a hard ...

Tags: Colorado coal mine getting court-ordered environmental study,  Coal Latest News

11 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

A Must Read - Share

Alpha Natural Resources expects to idle W.Va. coal mine

The Bristol, Virginia-based company attributes the cuts to weak demand for coal, depressed prices and government regulations. Alpha chairman and CEO Kevin Crutchfield says in a news release that the actions are difficult but necessary to align production with reduced demand.

Tags: Alpha Natural Resources expects to idle W.Va. coal mine,  Coal Latest News