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  • Buyers emerge seeking mine properties | Coalfield Progress ...

    Four coal companies have placed bids for Blackjewel LLC's mines and processing operations in ia. Blackjewel on Sunday filed documents in a West ia bankruptcy court detailing the results of auctions held Aug. 1-3 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The court has not yet ruled on the bids. Winning bids ...

  • Report: Arch Coal seeking to sell coal mines | Business ...

    Less than a year after Arch Coal Inc. paid $3.5 billion for rival International Coal Group Inc., the Creve Coeur-based company is shopping some of its mines, Bloomberg News reported today.

  • Blackjewel Seeking Funds to Reopen Wyoming Coal Mines ...

    CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Attorneys for Blackjewel say the bankrupt coal company continues to seek funding to reopen two large coal mines in Wyoming.

  • Coal Miners Lobby Congress To Fully Fund Black Lung Tax : NPR

    Jul 23, 2019 · Coal miners will press members of Congress to fully restore a coal excise tax that supports miners diagnosed with black lung. The tax was cut more than 50% at the end of last year.

  • Coal Region - Wikipedia

    The anthracite mining industry loomed over the region until its decline in the 1950s. Strip mines and fires, most notably in Centralia, remain visible. Several violent incidences in the history of the U.S. labor movement occurred within the coal region as this was the location of the Lattimer Massacre and the home of the Molly Maguires.

  • Environment ministry panel exempts public hearing for ...

    Coal mines seeking one time capacity expansion of up to 25 per cent, with a ceiling of two million tonnes per annum (MTPA) additional production. January 7, 2014. Coal mines with production capacity of up to 8 MTPA, seeking one-time capacity expansion up to 50 per cent (or incremental production of 1 MTPA, whichever is more)

  • The US coal industry is going out, not with a whimper, but ...

    Aug 26, 2017 · The US coal industry is going out, not with a whimper, but with a burst of rent-seeking ... It is instructive, as coal mining companies go bankrupt and coal plants shut down, to watch as industry ...