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2011-07-05 06:00:00

Director Matthew Goldfarb Joins Management as Vice Chairman of the Board Toronto Stock Exchange: XRG (All Amounts in $US unless otherwise stated) KNOXVILLE, TN, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Xinergy Ltd., (TSX:XRG and XRG.WT) ("Xinergy" or the "Company"), a US Central Appalachian producer of high quality coal, is pleased to announce that it has elected Todd Q. Swanson to its Board of Directors, and has appointed director Matthew Goldfarb as Vice Chairman of the Board, an executive...

2011-06-08 11:19:00

WASHINGTON, June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of a new independent report on the Upper Big Branch mine disaster in West Virginia that killed 29 coal miners on April 5, 2010, two public interest organizations have asked Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden to investigate Massey Energy Company and initiate an action to revoke its corporate charter.

2011-06-03 14:55:00

ABINGDON, Va., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) today confirmed its understanding that the former Chairman of the Board of Directors of Massey Energy Company, Admiral Bobby R.

2011-06-03 08:00:00

CHARLESTON, W.Va., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Coal-Mac, Inc.

2011-06-01 12:26:00

ABINGDON, Va., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Massey Energy Company, creating a premier coal company in the United States and a global leader in metallurgical coal supply.

2011-06-01 09:22:00

ABINGDON, Va. and RICHMOND, Va., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc.

2011-05-26 15:26:00

WASHINGTON, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the CtW Investment Group sent the following letter to the board of the Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE: ANR) board calling for urgent action - including the rescinding of employment agreements with Massey Energy (NYSE: MEE) executives - in response to the findings of the West Virginia Governor's Independent Investigation Panel on the causes of the Upper Big Branch mining disaster.

2011-05-19 11:37:00

JULIAN, W.Va., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Massey Energy Company (NYSE: MEE) today released the following statement regarding the release of Davitt McAteer's report on the Upper Big Branch (UBB) mine explosion: "We have just received Davitt McAteer's report and are carefully reviewing it.

2011-05-18 08:48:00

ABINGDON, Va. and RICHMOND, Va., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc.

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