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2011-08-08 06:45:00

DENVER, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Resolute Energy Corporation ("Resolute") (NYSE: REN) announced today that it will issue a press release covering operating and financial results for its quarter ended June 30, 2011, after the market closes on Monday, August 8, 2011.

2011-08-04 10:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) and Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) have entered into an agreement to provide 91 million tons of low sulfur coal to serve multiple electricity generating plants in Missouri through 2017.

2011-07-29 08:15:00

ABINGDON, Va., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE: ANR), one of the nation's leading coal suppliers, is pleased to announce the results of a recent Mine Rescue Competition.

2011-07-27 13:04:00

GILLETTE, Wyo., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- High Plains Gas, Inc. (OTC: HPGS, "the Company") announced that it has secured a final commitment for the collateral required to obtain the bonding necessary to complete the closing of the acquisition of its Purchase and Sale Agreement with J.M.

2011-07-13 17:39:00

ST. LOUIS, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) today announced that it is the winning bidder for the control of approximately 220 million tons of low sulfur coal reserves in the Powder River Basin of Wyoming.

2011-06-24 08:00:00

ABINGDON, Va., June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal supplier, is pleased to announce that several of its affiliates were recently recognized for safety achievements. The following Alpha-affiliated operations received the Joseph A.

2011-06-22 09:02:00

ABINGDON, Va., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Coal Gas Recovery, LLC (CGR), an affiliate of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), recently received the Southwestern Virginia Technology Council's High Tech Excellence in Green Technology Award.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.