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2014-05-05 16:22:26

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Coal Alliance submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency today in response to proposed emission standards affecting

2014-05-02 12:22:54

NEW YORK, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Coal Technologies, Inc.

2014-05-02 00:20:41

SINGAPORE, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus and IHS (NYSE:IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced

2014-05-01 08:25:06

-- First quarter 2014 revenue and adjusted EBITDA were $1.1 billion and $289 million, respectively BRISTOL, Va., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc.

2014-04-30 16:25:06

CLEVELAND, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NACCO Industries, Inc.

2014-04-29 23:13:50

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "China’s Mining Fiscal Regime: H1 2014" report to its research store.

2014-04-28 23:02:50

Market Publishers Ltd and iData Insights signed a partnership agreement for quality market research promotion on Internet.

2014-04-28 16:23:31

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The coal industry supports more than 36,000 jobs across all sectors of Pennsylvania's economy and contributes more than $4 billion per year to the state's

2014-04-25 16:21:17

DALLAS, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Advanced Utility Boiler Market by Type (Sub Critical Radiant Boilers, Super Critical Boilers, Ultra Super Critical Boilers,


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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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