US using less energy to power economic growth

US using less energy to power economic growth

Carbon intensity declines largely as a result of changes in the US energy mix.

Markets

09 JANUARY 2017
Washington commissioner denies Millennium sublease request

Washington commissioner denies Millennium sublease request

Goldmark said he would expand Puget Sound's Cherry Point Aquatic Reserve north of Bellingham.

Sustainability

09 JANUARY 2017
US anti-coal laws reversed

US anti-coal laws reversed

Returning jobs to coal miners was one of the key platforms used by President-elect Donald Trump.

Markets

09 JANUARY 2017
Bisti Fuels starts as new contract mine operator for Navajo mine

Bisti Fuels starts as new contract mine operator for Navajo mine

NTEC expects to mine an estimated 6 million short tons of coal per year.

OEMs and Suppliers

06 JANUARY 2017
Coal weighs down US rail freight volume

Coal weighs down US rail freight volume

2016 was "challenging for freight railroads".

Markets

06 JANUARY 2017
Peabody faces native American resistance to mine expansion

Peabody faces native American resistance to mine expansion

Peabody has paid about $US50 million a year to the Navajo and Hopi tribes since 1987.

Company Activity

05 JANUARY 2017
US mining deaths drop to another record

US mining deaths drop to another record

Nine of the 25 fatalities occurred in coal mines.

Sustainability

05 JANUARY 2017
US coal production slides

US coal production slides

US year-to-date coal production totaled 726.3Mt.

Markets

05 JANUARY 2017
Coal to be more competitive under Trump: Dynergy

Coal to be more competitive under Trump: Dynergy

Trump's message has been about having fair competition.

Markets

04 JANUARY 2017
NIOSH extends respirator deadline

NIOSH extends respirator deadline

Manufacturers are no longer authorised to manufacture, label, and sell one-hour escape respirators.

Sustainability

04 JANUARY 2017
Peabody files its reorganisation plan

Peabody files its reorganisation plan

Following court approval, Peabody intends to send the plan for creditors' approval.

Company Activity

03 JANUARY 2017
NTEC spreads benefits to Navajo community

NTEC spreads benefits to Navajo community

NTEC received a total of 50 applications.

Company Activity

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