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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.

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 of...

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.

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.

2011-02-22 16:28:00

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX), the leading diversified energy producer in the Eastern United States, was awarded the 2011 Pittsburgh Business Ethics Award by the Society of Financial Services Professionals, Pittsburgh Chapter.

2011-02-15 16:43:00

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Massey Energy Company (NYSE: MEE) today reported that its Board of Directors, at a regularly scheduled meeting, declared a quarterly dividend in the amount of $0.06 per share to be paid on March 31, 2011 to shareholders of record on March 17, 2011.

2011-02-09 06:00:00

ABINGDON, Va., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, reported fourth quarter net income of $10.8 million or $0.09 per diluted share compared to net income of $17.9 million or $0.15 per diluted share in the fourth quarter of 2009.

2011-02-08 15:45:00

CHARLESTON, W.Va., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that its Eastern operations earned four prestigious awards in West Virginia, including top state honors for surface mine safety and environmental care. The Barton B. Lay, Jr.

2011-02-08 10:10:00

JULIAN, W.Va., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Massey Energy Company (NYSE: MEE) today announced that the West Virginia Office of Miners' Health, Safety, and Training and the West Virginia Coal Association recognized three Massey Energy Company operations with its Mountaineer Guardian Award.

2011-02-08 08:00:00

ABINGDON, Va., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Several affiliates of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) won safety awards announced during the 38th annual West Virginia Coal Association Mining Symposium in Charleston, W.Va.

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