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2013-09-19 08:22:30

Government upholds validity of fieldwork permits and appoints mediator Issued Capital: 150,526,976 LONDON, ON, Sept. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Fortune Minerals Limited (TSX: FT) (OTCQX: FTMDF) ("Fortune" or the "Company") (www.fortuneminerals.com) welcomes the September 17, 2013 statement from the British Columbia ("BC") Government that it supports the legal right of companies to safely perform permitted work, and the related appointment of mediator Geoff Freer. ...

2013-09-19 08:22:25

NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Coal Technologies, Inc. (CCTC) ("the Company"), an emerging cleaner-energy company utilizing patented technology to convert raw coal into a cleaner burning and more efficient fuel, today announced that all major components of the pilot plant in LeFlore County, Oklahoma have been received. With this, the pilot plant project has entered the construction phase to be carried out over the next several weeks. On the back of the Site...

2013-09-19 08:21:57

RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- James River Coal Company (Nasdaq: JRCC) (the "Company"), today announced the final results of its previously announced offers to exchange (i) up to $31.739 million aggregate principal amount of its 10.00% Convertible Senior Notes due 2018 (the "New Notes") for any and all of its outstanding 4.50% Convertible Senior Notes due 2015 ("Existing 2015 Notes") and (ii) up to $22.705 million aggregate principal amount of its New Notes for any and...

2013-09-18 23:26:15

Sharon Kleyne Announces Discovery During Radio Interview with Hormone and Physiology Researcher Ray Peat, PhD. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Coconut oil and orange juice are two of the best foods to help maintain the body’s Ph and water balance, and prevent dehydration and obesity, according to Physiology Researcher Ray Peat. The announcement was made by Dr. Peat during a recent interview on the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water radio show. Ray Peat, PhD, is a Biologist and...

2013-09-17 16:20:53

REXTON, NB, Sept. 17, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Premier Tech announced today, in the presence of the Honorable David Alward, Premier of New Brunswick, and the Honorable Claude Williams, Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure, the opening of a new plant integrating the most recent technologies in the sphagnum peat moss industry. The expansion and modernisation of the plant follows the signing of a financial partnership agreement with Invest New Brunswick, for an amount totalling...

2013-09-17 12:22:49

BRISBANE, Australia, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EESTech Inc, a publicly traded company on the OTC Markets, trading symbol EESH, announced today that it has signed a binding Heads of Agreement with Keystone Mining (Pty) Ltd, a privately held company that owns significant coal and iron ore reserves within the Kwa Zulu-Natal and greater Witbank coal field region of South Africa. Having completed an evaluation of EESTech's ability to deliver a stand alone mine site remediation...

2013-09-17 08:23:56

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE:ACI) today published its fourth corporate social responsibility report, which covers the 2011 and 2012 calendar years. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120727/CG47668LOGO) The report outlines how Arch is delivering energy and resources to meet the world's growing demand in a responsible manner. Arch's careful mining practices include a proactive safety culture, a strong commitment to environmental excellence...

2013-09-17 08:23:53

NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Coal Technologies, Inc. (CCTC) ("the Company"), an emerging cleaner-energy company utilizing patented technology to convert raw coal into a more efficient fuel with less emissions, today announced that it has executed a Site Agreement with a major coal power station to host the Company's pilot plant at its power plant in LeFlore County, Oklahoma. An 8k has been filed in respect to this contract. "The execution of this agreement is a...

2013-09-16 20:24:50

- McCoy Elkhorn Coal Mines and Prep Plants Idled RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- James River Coal Company (NASDAQ: JRCC), announced today that it has idled coal production at several locations in Central Appalachia (CAPP) due to continued weakness in the domestic and international coal markets. Today's actions will result in approximately 525 full-time employees being furloughed. The anticipated date to restart these operations is unknown at this time and...

2013-09-16 16:21:07

JEFFERSON, Pa., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The federal government's regulatory policies regarding carbon emissions will have a detrimental impact on Pennsylvania in terms of lost jobs and higher electricity prices, the Pennsylvania Coal Alliance told the House Democratic Policy Committee today. George Ellis, Coal Alliance president, speaking in Pennsylvania's largest coal-producing county, said recent policies of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency are causing the premature...


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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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