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2014-06-19 16:22:43

Winter Saw Consumption Climb 17%, Stockpiles Plunge to Pre-2006 Levels NEW YORK, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. coal is poised to retain its majority share of the U.S.

2014-06-12 23:06:02

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Anthracite Coal Mining Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store.

2014-06-12 23:05:45

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Under Ground Mining Market: Global Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store.

2014-06-12 16:22:06

WASHINGTON, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Mining Association (NMA) called on policymakers to reject an

2014-06-12 08:31:44

SHENYANG, China, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NF Energy Saving Corporation (NFEC) ("NF Energy" or the "Company"), a leading energy saving services and solutions provider for China's power,

2014-06-11 16:22:28

BRISTOL, Va., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S.

2014-06-11 16:22:13

ST. LOUIS, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H.

2014-06-06 12:21:42

ST. LOUIS, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc.

2014-06-05 16:23:56

NEW YORK CITY, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Coal Technologies, Inc. (CCTI) responds to Monday's announcement by the U.S.

2014-06-03 12:25:42

Global Coal industry 2013-2018: Trend, Profit and Forecast Analysis IRVING, Texas, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The global coal industry is expected to reach an estimated value


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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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