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The Charleston State Journal
Judge allows Peabody Energy to pay property taxesContura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residen
Judge allows Peabody Energy to pay property taxes
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Contura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permitWest Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permit Dustin Johnson, of... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Court upholds veto of mountaintop mining permit againContura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residen
Court upholds veto of mountaintop mining permit again
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Contura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permitWest Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permit Dustin Johnson, of... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Health department: Flooding may cause germs in waterContura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residen
Health department: Flooding may cause germs in water
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Contura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permitWest Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permit Dustin Johnson, of... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Energy Corporation of America worker found unresponsive at rural WV job siteContura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residen
Energy Corporation of America worker found unresponsive at rural WV job site
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Contura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permitWest Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permit Dustin Johnson, of... Read more
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Wakefield Today
‘King Coal’ mining mogul Richard Budge dies aged 69RJB Mining company bought all but two of them. The three English coalfield pac
‘King Coal’ mining mogul Richard Budge dies aged 69
Wakefield Today / Posted 10 days ago
RJB Mining company bought all but two of them. The three English coalfield packages embracing 17 deep mines, 30 surface mines, over 400 million tonnes of reserves and nearly 50,000 acres of land, cost RJB Mining, of which Budge was Chief... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
US House passes spending bill to gut environmental regulationsContura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residen
US House passes spending bill to gut environmental regulations
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 13 days ago
Contura Energy, a new company formed by Alpha's lenders. West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permitWest Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permit Dustin Johnson, of... Read more
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TribLIVE
$30M in funding to help clean up coal minesCambria County • Pine Grove North/Lawrence Township waterline extension, Clear
$30M in funding to help clean up coal mines
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
Cambria County • Pine Grove North/Lawrence Township waterline extension, Clearfield County • Sproul State Forest/Fran surface mine, Clinton County • Powderly Creek Northeast underground mine fire and development, Lackawanna County •... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
ECA to eliminate 28 positions in WV amid weak natural gas market67 positions July 14, with 28 of those in West Virginia. West Virginia residen
ECA to eliminate 28 positions in WV amid weak natural gas market
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 days ago
67 positions July 14, with 28 of those in West Virginia. West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permitWest Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permit Dustin Johnson, of... Read more
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chroniclelive
Pressure builds on Government to call in Highthorn opencast mine plansto their opinion, it will have been reached without any consideration to the wi
Pressure builds on Government to call in Highthorn opencast mine plans
chroniclelive / Posted 14 days ago
to their opinion, it will have been reached without any consideration to the wide range of benefits that the Highthorn surface mine will bring to the local area. “The Highthorn application has been developed in accordance with the national... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permitVirginians visited Marsh Fork Elementary School July 12 to voice their oppositi
West Virginia residents stand up against proposed Raleigh County surface mine permit
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Virginians visited Marsh Fork Elementary School July 12 to voice their opposition to Republic Energy’s proposed 561-acre surface mine that would be situated between the Raleigh County communities of Rock Creek and Clear Creek. Republic Energy, a... Read more
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Slate
How the Sierra Club Became the Owner of a Massive Coal Reserveon environmental grounds. Several of its evocatively named mines (like the Elk
How the Sierra Club Became the Owner of a Massive Coal Reserve
Slate / Posted 17 days ago
on environmental grounds. Several of its evocatively named mines (like the Elk Run Coal Company’s White Castle No. 1 Surface Mine) were polluting West Virginia streams. In February 2015, Alpha signed a consent decree that would require it to... Read more
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chroniclelive
Highthorn opencast mine decision: LIVE updates as councillors decide on plans near Druridge Bayof an opencast coal mine on D-Day for the plans. The Green Party leader is opp
Highthorn opencast mine decision: LIVE updates as councillors decide on plans near Druridge Bay
chroniclelive / Posted 23 days ago
of an opencast coal mine on D-Day for the plans. The Green Party leader is opposing controversial plans to create the surface mine at Highthorn, close to the Northumberland beauty spot. It comes on the same day as a peaceful demonstration at... Read more
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chroniclelive
'Protect Northumberland's beauty' - Green Party leader in last-ditch pleagroup fears the mine will ruin the Druridge Bay beauty spot. Banks Mining has
'Protect Northumberland's beauty' - Green Party leader in last-ditch plea
chroniclelive / Posted 24 days ago
group fears the mine will ruin the Druridge Bay beauty spot. Banks Mining has submitted a planning application for a surface mine allowing it to start digging three million tonnes of coal, which is less than half the amount it initially... Read more

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