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2014-10-22 20:21:32

Pennsylvania joins a growing number of states to pass legislation or resolutions allowing for a comprehensive approach to state compliance with EPA's proposed Clean Power Plan HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Coal Alliance (PCA), along with labor, businesses and electric ratepayers statewide praise Gov. Corbett for signing into law House Bill 2354. This measure which passed the House and Senate with overwhelming bipartisan support establishes...

2014-10-17 08:21:54

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AIM Exploration Inc., (OTC: AEXE) a U.S. mining corporation focused on producing mines. The Company is pleased to announce two key mining property acquisitions in the Philippines and Peru. Both properties have outstanding cash flow potential through production. Feldspar Project in the Philippines Under Filipino law, AEXE owns the maximum 40% interest of the mineral rights to 648 Hectares of feldspar mining properties and...

2014-10-14 16:23:25

TORONTO, Oct. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Corsa Coal Corp. (TSXV: CSO) ("Corsa" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that a technical report prepared by Cardno MM&A ("Cardno") in accordance with the requirements of National Instrument 43-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects ("NI 43-101") has been prepared and filed on www.sedar.com under Corsa's profile in respect of the Company's properties located in and around Somerset County, Pennsylvania which are under the control of...

2014-10-13 12:23:07

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H. Boyce today was honored for a lifetime of contributions to the global coal industry to advance sustainable mining, energy access and clean coal solutions at the 34(th) Coaltrans World Conference in Copenhagen. The recognition coincided with Boyce's keynote address urging world industry leaders to fight energy inequality with greater use of 21(st) century coal. Under Boyce's...

2014-10-13 08:22:43

HOUSTON, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Far East Energy Corporation (OTCBB:FEEC), the U.S. listed company that operates the Shouyang Coalbed Methane (CBM) Production Sharing Contract (PSC) in Shanxi Province, People's Republic of China, is pleased to announce the approval of its ODP "Road Pass" for the Area A section of the Shouyang PSC. ODP "Road-Pass" Approved As of September 15, 2014, the Company received confirmation from its PSC partner, China United Coalbed Methane Corporation...

2014-10-10 08:21:33

DUBLIN, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Clean Coal Technologies Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Clean coal refers to the process of reducing carbon emissions and other harmful pollutants that arise from the burning of coal for power generation to the minimum possible level. SC, USC, and IGCC technologies are clean coal technologies that are widely used for setting up...

2014-10-09 08:22:56

FuturEnergy Files Revolutionary Patent Utilizing MagneGas® Fuel in Coal Co-Combustion Process Producing Energy While Reducing Greenhouse Gases TOOWOOMBA, Australia, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FuturEnergy Pty Ltd, an Australian based combustion research and development Company, announced today that it has submitted a pioneer patent, on combusting coal emissions containing CO2 in a secondary post combustion chamber with MagneGas® fuel. The patent, 'Utilising synergistic mixture of...

2014-10-09 08:21:27

TORONTO, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Pacific Coal Resources Ltd. (TSXV: PAK) is pleased to announce that Norcarbon S.A.S. ("Norcarbon"), a subsidiary of the Company, has signed a joint operation agreement with Sloane Mining Services Sucursal Colombia ("Sloane") for the production, purchase and sale of coal at the Company's Cerro Largo mine. The agreement will be in place until June 5, 2021 and requires Sloane to exploit a minimum of 4,200,000 tonnes of coal during this time. As...

2014-10-06 16:22:26

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, Peabody Energy will announce the results for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2014. A conference call with management is scheduled for 10 a.m. CDT on Monday, Oct. 20. Participants may access the call using the following phone numbers: U.S. & Canada (800) 288-8961 International (612) 234-9960 The call, replay and other investor data will also...

2014-10-02 16:22:05

2014 Edition Reflects Production, Consumption and Usage Data Over Last Five Years NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information provider, has enhanced its cartographic portfolio with the just-released 2014 U.S. Coal Activity Map, a detailed depiction of the industry's key components, from source region to export terminal. This edition provides data dating back five years on U.S. coal production, as well as the...


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2005-05-26 11:24:59

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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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.