White new president of Kentucky Coal Association

White new president of Kentucky Coal Association

White currently works as the district director for US Republican representative Andy Barr.

Markets

23 NOVEMBER 2016
Veenstra quits as Westmoreland CFO

Veenstra quits as Westmoreland CFO

Veenstra elected not to relocate to the company's Denver headquarters.

Company Activity

23 NOVEMBER 2016
Limestone used by coal mines and power stations

Limestone used by coal mines and power stations

Limestone can reduce the risk of explosions caused by suspended particles.

Mines

22 NOVEMBER 2016
Poplar Grove improves Paringa's financial returns

Poplar Grove improves Paringa's financial returns

This initial development has a net present value of $172 million.

Company Activity

22 NOVEMBER 2016
Coal poised to overtake gas this US winter

Coal poised to overtake gas this US winter

Natural gas prices delivered to the power sector will continue rising.

Markets

22 NOVEMBER 2016
Water treatment options for abandoned Montana mine

Water treatment options for abandoned Montana mine

Decades of underground coal mining in the Great Falls Coal Field resulted in acidic mine-impacted water....

Sustainability

21 NOVEMBER 2016
Underground explosion risk increases in winter: MSHA

Underground explosion risk increases in winter: MSHA

When cold weather causes barometric pressure to drop, methane gas can migrate more easily.

Sustainability

16 NOVEMBER 2016
Peabody exec named US's most influential corporate woman

Peabody exec named US's most influential corporate woman

Dorch has more than 20 years of experience counseling diverse global businesses.

Markets

15 NOVEMBER 2016
Westmoreland makes record quarterly earnings

Westmoreland makes record quarterly earnings

The results were driven by solid demand and demonstrated the benefits of the company's diverse portfolio...

Company Activity

11 NOVEMBER 2016
Studying shale degradation

Studying shale degradation

Shale roof failures account for about half of all injuries sustained in coal mines.

Sustainability

11 NOVEMBER 2016
Lower sales revenues for Foresight

Lower sales revenues for Foresight

The company attributed the lower coal sales to difficult coal market conditions.

Company Activity

11 NOVEMBER 2016
Trump victory boosts US coal stocks

Trump victory boosts US coal stocks

Coal mining states such as West Virginia, Ohio and Wyoming were big supporters of Trump.

Archive

10 NOVEMBER 2016