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A team of scientists from Rice University has found a way to use coal as a source of graphene quantum dots (GQD), tiny fluorescent particles that could be used in medical imaging and photovoltaic applications.
Electric power professionals from across Asia will gather at what is becoming the region’s premier event to discuss the safe, efficient and economic use of sub-bituminous coals by electric power
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) will present at EnerCom's 2011 Oil & Gas Conference today, August 16, 2011 at 11:40 a.m. ET.
RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- James River Coal Company (NASDAQ:JRCC), will release its second quarter 2011 results before the market opens on August 9, 2011. The Company will hold its quarterly conference call and webcast on the same day at 11:00 a.m.
RICHMOND, Va., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- James River Coal Company (NASDAQ: JRCC), will release its first quarter 2011 results before the market opens on May 10, 2011. The Company will hold its quarterly conference call and webcast on the same day at 11:00 a.m.
Coal is a fossil fuel extracted from the ground either by underground mining, open-pit mining or strip mining. It is a readily combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock. It is composed primarily of carbon and hydrocarbons, along with assorted other elements, including sulfur. Often associated with the Industrial Revolution, coal remains an enormously important fuel and is the most common source of electricity world-wide. In the United States, for example, the burning of coal...
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