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2014-01-24 12:21:02

BEDFORD, Texas, January 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PetroTech Oil and Gas Inc.

2014-01-23 12:24:44

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Peabody Energy today declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.085 per share.

2014-01-23 12:24:40

Report Finds Handwriting May Already Be On the Wall for 45-Year-Old Coal Plant Whose Pre-Tax Earnings "Fell off the Cliff" in 2009 and Are Unlikely to Recover to the High Pre-2009 Levels; Lower

2014-01-23 12:24:14

HONG KONG, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CHINA NATURAL RESOURCES, INC.

2014-01-22 12:21:18

Benefits outweigh supposed costs by range of 50-1 to 500-1 WASHINGTON, Jan.

2014-01-21 16:21:20

MONESSEN, Pa., Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Coal Alliance enthusiastically endorsed Gov.

2014-01-20 16:20:29

Supplemental Energy Solutions LCC is formed with a Confidential Partner to Market MagneGas Coal Co-Combustion TAMPA, Fla., Jan.

2014-01-16 12:25:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, Peabody Energy will announce the results for the year ended Dec. 31, 2013.


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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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ultimo
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
The word 'ultimo' comes from the Latin phrase 'ultimo mense', 'in the last month'.
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