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2011-04-20 08:40:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Massey Energy Company (NYSE: MEE) will announce its first quarter 2011 financial results after the market closes on May 2, 2011. A press release detailing the quarterly results will be distributed through the wire services and media and will also be available on the Investor Relations page of the Company's website at http://www.masseyenergyco.com. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20071031/MASSEYENERGYLOGO ) Members of Massey's...

2011-04-14 09:00:00

ABINGDON, Va., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading supplier and exporter of coal, has appointed Paul Vining to the newly created position of Chief Commercial Officer. Vining will bring 30 years of proven executive experience within the coal industry when he joins Alpha in early May. From 2008 to 2010 he was President and Chief Operating Officer of St. Louis-based Patriot Coal Corp. (NYSE: PCX), a major U.S. producer of metallurgical and steam...

2011-04-04 11:49:00

JULIAN, W.Va., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Massey Energy Company (NYSE: MEE) today released the following statement in remembrance of the coal miners who died or were injured in the April 5, 2010, Upper Big Branch (UBB) mine explosion in Montcoal, WV: "As the one-year anniversary of the Upper Big Branch (UBB) mine explosion approaches, Massey Energy continues to extend our sincere condolences and heartfelt sympathies to those families and communities who lost loved ones in this tragic...

2011-04-02 09:00:00

ABINGDON, Va. and RICHMOND, Va., April 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) ("Alpha") and Massey Energy Company (NYSE: MEE) ("Massey") announced today that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, has expired in connection with Alpha's previously announced agreement to acquire Massey. Alpha and Massey also confirmed that they have received required foreign antitrust approvals and that all antitrust...

2011-03-29 14:50:00

PITTSBURGH, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CONSOL Energy (NYSE: CNX) announced that five of its mining operations in West Virginia have been named recipients of Joseph A. Holmes Safety Awards. The awards are presented annually by the Joseph A. Holmes Safety Association to selected mine operations meeting the safety criteria established for the awards. The awards recognize each operation and its employees for their commitment to and record of safety excellence. CONSOL Energy's Fola Surface...

2011-03-23 07:20:00

SOMERSET, Colo., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that Mountain Coal Company's West Elk mine employees were honored with a Colorado state safety award and two state environmental awards at the 113th National Western Mining Conference and Exhibition in Denver. "West Elk turned out an outstanding 2010 performance, and garnered three statewide awards as a result," said John W. Eaves, Arch's president and chief operating officer. "We commend West...

2011-03-10 16:17:00

JULIAN, W.Va., March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Massey Energy Company (NYSE: MEE) today announced that its Edwight Mining Company subsidiary won the Company's prestigious Bradbury Safety Award and that Sidney Coal Company won the company's coveted Green Miner Environmental Award for 2010. The winning companies were presented with the awards at ceremonies on March 8 and 9, 2011 in Charleston. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20071031/MASSEYENERGYLOGO ) The Bradbury Safety Award...

2011-03-08 09:08:00

JULIAN, W.Va., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Massey Energy Company (NYSE: MEE) announced today that its Highland Mining Company subsidiary has received a permit from the United States Army Corps of Engineers to begin operation of Highland's new Reylas Surface Mine in Logan County, West Virginia. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20071031/MASSEYENERGYLOGO ) The mine will directly employ 103 local residents for approximately 6 years and will produce approximately 1 million clean tons...

2011-03-06 17:00:00

RICHMOND, Va., March 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- James River Coal Company (Nasdaq: JRCC), a producer of steam and industrial-grade coal, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase International Resource Partners LP (IRP) and Logan & Kanawha Coal Company, LLC (L&K) and their affiliated companies for $475 million in an all-cash transaction. Peter T. Socha, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of JRCC, commented: "This is a transformative transaction for James...

2011-03-02 07:44:00

ABINGDON, Va., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) today announced its plans to establish two international sales and development offices: one in Sydney, Australia and one in New Delhi, India. The global market conditions for both metallurgical and thermal coal appear likely to continue to improve in 2011, driven by increasing demand primarily in Asia. Given this anticipated increased global demand and constrained seaborne supply, U.S. coal producers...


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