AEP seeking coal for electricity generation

AEP seeking coal for electricity generation

AEP is open to alternative pricing structures.

Markets

03 NOVEMBER 2016
Trump digs coal

Trump digs coal

The Republican ticket was committed to an "all-of-the-above energy strategy that included coal".

Markets

03 NOVEMBER 2016
Cloud Peak on the comeback trail

Cloud Peak on the comeback trail

The operations were able to reduce costs as shipments decreased.

Company Activity

01 NOVEMBER 2016
Paringa plans further drilling at Poplar Grove

Paringa plans further drilling at Poplar Grove

Paringa is planning to complete the bankable feasibility study for Poplar Grove's WK No.9 seam.

Company Activity

31 OCTOBER 2016
Blankenship appeals conviction

Blankenship appeals conviction

Blankenship had already started serving his sentence in a California federal prison.

Company Activity

27 OCTOBER 2016
US making inroads into black lung

US making inroads into black lung

Since the campaign was launched respirable dust levels have dropped.

Sustainability

26 OCTOBER 2016
Ash escapes after hurricane

Ash escapes after hurricane

The amount of material displaced would not even fill the bed of an average ute.

Sustainability

18 OCTOBER 2016
Paringa seam discovery boosts Buck Creek

Paringa seam discovery boosts Buck Creek

The extra seam gave the company the ability to increase the capacity at Poplar Grove.

Company Activity

18 OCTOBER 2016
First electricity from Mississippi lignite

First electricity from Mississippi lignite

Electricity generation will continue to involve testing on syngas.

Markets

17 OCTOBER 2016
Peabody extends its bankruptcy protection

Peabody extends its bankruptcy protection

The company also received consent for the potential sale of some Australian assets.

Company Activity

14 OCTOBER 2016
US consuming less coal

US consuming less coal

Coal and natural gas consumption each decreased compared to the first six months of 2015

Markets

14 OCTOBER 2016
MSHA awards $US1M in grants for rescue preparedness

MSHA awards $US1M in grants for rescue preparedness

The Brookwood-Sago grant program aims to promote mine safety.

Sustainability

12 OCTOBER 2016