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2014-05-13 20:21:35

TORONTO, May 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Corsa Coal Corp. (TSXV: CSO) ("Corsa" or the "Company") reports financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2014. The Company has filed its unaudited Condensed Interim Consolidated Financial statements for the three months ended March 31, 2014 and 2013 and related Management's Discussion and Analysis on www.sedar.com and has posted these documents to its website www.corsacoal.com. All amounts are in United States dollars. Keith Dyke, President, stated...

2014-05-12 16:22:55

ST. LOUIS, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC Pink: PATCA) announced that its Highland Mine complex, located near Henderson, Kentucky, will be idling all coal production effective today due to a structural failure that damaged a portion of the Camp Preparation Plant on May 6. The company anticipates that full production at the Highland mine will be restored by June 30, but limited production may be started earlier when the preparation plant is repaired...

2014-05-08 16:29:32

ST. LOUIS, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H. Boyce today cited a number of 2013 accomplishments and discussed broad market conditions at the company's annual shareholder's meeting. "2013 was a year of substantial achievement despite market headwinds," Boyce said. "We matched our record safety performance from 2012, increased productivity, reduced costs, lowered capital investments, generated solid cash flow and repaid...

2014-05-08 12:23:31

ST. LOUIS, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Peabody Energy today declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.085 per share. The dividend is payable on June 12, 2014, to holders of record on May 22, 2014. Peabody Energy is the world's largest private-sector coal company and a global leader in sustainable mining, energy access and clean coal solutions. The company serves metallurgical and thermal coal customers in more than 25 countries on six...

2014-05-07 16:23:04

ST. LOUIS, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new advertising campaign launched today highlights the vital role that clean coal plays in keeping St. Louis skies blue and energy bills low. The multi-media campaign consists of billboards, bus signage and radio spots and aims to educate St. Louisans on the economic and environmental benefits of today's coal-fueled electricity. The campaign touts "Today's Coal. Blue Skies. Life Empowered." and is sponsored by Peabody Energy. It...

2014-05-07 12:23:43

Most consumers also concerned EPA policies will lead to black-outs and brown-outs WASHINGTON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Most Americans (76%) are at least somewhat worried that new regulations proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to remove coal-powered electricity from the nation's energy mix will lead to higher prices for consumers, according to an online survey of 2,058 adults conducted in April, 2014 by Harris Poll on behalf of the National Mining...

2014-05-06 16:24:31

PINGDINGSHAN, China, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SinoCoking Coal and Coke Chemical Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: SCOK) (the "Company" or "SinoCoking"), a vertically-integrated coal and coke processor, today announced that Song Lv has been appointed the Company's Chief Financial Officer effective April 18, 2014. Sam Wu has resigned as Chief Financial Officer to pursue other business opportunities. Mr. Wu will remain with SinoCoking in an advisory capacity until February 2015....

2014-05-06 12:30:42

LONDON, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Global Activated Carbon Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/chemicals/substances/activated_carbon.htmlThis report analyzes the worldwide markets for Activated Carbon in Thousand Metric Tons by the following Product Segments: Powdered Activated Carbon, and Granular Activated Carbon. The End-Use Segments also analyzed are Liquid Phase (Water Treatment, Food & Beverages, Medical &...

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 new coal-fired power plants, asserting that the standards would result in severe economic consequences and that the technology required has not been proven to reduce carbon emissions. The filing said that the coal industry supports more than 100,000 jobs directly in the coal industry and more...

2014-05-02 12:22:54

NEW YORK, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Coal Technologies, Inc. (OTC: CCTCD) ("CCTC"), an emerging cleaner-energy company utilizing patented technology to convert raw coal into a cleaner burning and more efficient fuel, has released the following update to shareholders in light of the market reaction since the announcement of the Company's reverse stock split that took place April 25, 2014. As previously announced, it had been the Company's goal from the outset to implement the reverse...


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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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