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2011-05-18 09:37:00

ALPINE, UT, May 18 /PRNewswire/ - Clifton Mining Company is in the process of a successful transition from exploration to operations and income.  Desert Hawk, Clifton's mining partner, completed the overhaul and renovation of the Gold Hill mill last year, spending approximately $2.5 million on the mill and the surrounding properties. New crushing and grinding circuits have been put in place as well as additional banks of float cells and new gravity separation tables,...

2011-05-17 10:04:00

GILLETTE, Wyo., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- High Plains Gas, Inc. (OTCBB: HPGS or "HPG" or "the Company") today announced its financial results for the three-month period ended March 31, 2011. For the first quarter of 2011, total revenue was $4.0 million, compared to $356,311 in total revenue for the first quarter of 2010. Net loss for the first quarter 2011 was $7.0 million, or $0.04 per share, compared to a net loss of $248,138, or $0.01 per share, in the first quarter of 2010. At...

2011-05-06 10:12:00

GILLETTE, Wyo., May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- High Plains Gas, Inc. (OTCBB: HPGS or "HPG" or "the Company") today announced the amendment of the Purchase and Sale Agreement between the Company and J.M. Huber Energy Corporation. The transaction involves certain coalbed methane assets in Wyoming and Montana and the anticipated closing date has been extended to May 31, 2011. Details of the transaction were first announced on February 27, 2011. This amendment grants High Plains Gas, Inc....

2011-04-20 07:00:00

ABINGDON, Va., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, plans to report its first quarter 2011 results before the market opens on Tuesday, May 3, 2011. A conference call to review the results and current business conditions is scheduled to follow at 11:00 a.m. ET that morning. The conference call will be webcast live on the Internet, and the webcast will be available for replay following the event. The live webcast and the...

2011-02-28 17:30:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) today announced an agreement with SSA Marine to initially export up to 24 million metric tons of coal per year through the planned Gateway Pacific Terminal in Whatcom County in northwest Washington. Coal export volumes would be dependent upon global market demand, terminal capacity and other factors. The terminal is being permitted to handle a variety of dry bulk commodities and would serve as a West Coast hub for...

2011-02-08 11:06:00

ABINGDON, Va., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, announced that Kevin Crutchfield, Alpha's chief executive officer, will provide an overview of Alpha Natural Resources and meet with investors at the Credit Suisse Energy Summit on Thursday, February 10, 2011. The presentation will be available via webcast on the company's investor relations Web site at http://alnr.client.shareholder.com/. About Alpha Natural Resources...

2011-02-02 08:30:00

ADDISON, Texas, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Star Energies, Inc. (Pink Sheets: GSRE) is pleased to announce the acquisition of DCD Operating, Inc. (DCDO) based in Gillette, Wyoming in an all-stock transaction. DCDO is the owner/operator of 5 fields in Campbell County, Wyoming, which currently produces 25 BOPD from 10 wells out of 28 representing 1,980,000 barrels of oil on leases covering 6,000 acres within the Powder River Basin. DCDO is a reorganization of DCD, Inc., which ranked...

2011-01-18 15:51:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced an agreement with Canadian Crown Corporation Ridley Terminals Inc. ("RTI") - a coal and other bulk commodity marine terminal located near Prince Rupert, British Columbia - to facilitate coal exports to Pacific Rim markets. The five-year agreement will give Arch throughput capacity at the terminal of up to 2 million metric tons of coal for 2011 and up to 2.5 million metric tons of coal for 2012 through...

2010-11-23 16:36:00

ABINGDON, Va., Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, announced that members of the management team will meet with investors on Thursday, December 2, 2010 at both the Mitsubishi UFJ Securities (USA), Inc. Energy Day in New York City and the UBS Coal Conference in Boston. About Alpha Natural Resources Alpha Natural Resources is one of America's premier coal suppliers with coal production capacity of more than 90 million...

2010-11-19 09:15:00

TORONTO, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ - First Uranium Corporation (First Uranium) has announced that the notice suspending operations in the underground workplaces issued pursuant to section 54 of the Mine Health and Safety Act (South Africa) by the Department of Mineral Resources (DMR) on November 16, 2010, has been lifted. The notice was issued in connection with a fall of ground which claimed the life of one employee. Accordingly, mining operations at Ezulwini Mine will resume tonight....


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