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Moody’s Boosts North American Coal Industry Outlook

(17 November 2016) Despite persistent challenges, the outlook for the North American coal industry has been revised to stable from negative, Moody’s Investors Service said in a new report. A combination of fourth quarter 2016 metallurgical coal benchmark prices settling … Continue reading

29. November 2016 by Terry Headley
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Stop Digging the Regulatory Hole Deeper – NMA’s three-step guide for the candidates

In a recent piece, Luke Popovich of NMA appeals to our presidential candidates:   This is an open letter to Mr. Trump and Ms. Clinton. If there’s any good news for coal these days, it’s that you both have promised … Continue reading

24. August 2016 by Ingrid Shumate
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Coal must change its public image to survive

By: Laura Mojonnier, Argus Media   Washington, 11 August 2016 — The US coal sector must rehabilitate its public image and gain bipartisan support for fossil fuels in Congress if a more favorable regulatory environment is ever to be achieved, … Continue reading

19. August 2016 by Ingrid Shumate
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As the Presidential Conventions get underway, it’s good to know Americans support a balanced energy mix including 21st century coal

Thanks for sharing, Southern Company!    

18. July 2016 by Ingrid Shumate
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Becoming Energy Advocates: Fossil Fuel Producers Must Begin to Work Together Pt. II

  By Jason Hayes   In the previous issue of American Coal magazine, I argued “Fossil Fuel Producers Must Begin to Work Together.” I discussed how important it was for energy producers to recognize the common threat we face from … Continue reading

11. July 2016 by Ingrid Shumate
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EPA Clean Power Plan will add $214 Billion to Wholesale Electricity Prices

A new study by Energy Ventures Analysis has found that the EPA’s Clean Power Plan (CPP) will add $214 Billion to wholesale electricity prices by 2030. This is the second study this month that has predicted significant new costs for … Continue reading

30. November 2015 by Jason Hayes
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IER reviews the PTC

The Institute for Energy Research takes a look at the potential extension of the production tax credit for the wind energy industry in their new report “The Case Against the Wind PTC.” Some highlights of the report findings. A two-year … Continue reading

28. November 2014 by Jason Hayes
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Congressional thoughts on the value of coal

Great video from the Count on Coal Facebook page. This video has clips of Congressman Andy Barr, Congressman Steve Daines & others speaking about the value of coal to this country and its workers. Be sure to share this around!

02. May 2013 by Jason Hayes
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US coal producers push to grow global footprint

Some coverage from last week’s @americancoal conference: US #coal producers continuing push to grow global footprint bit.ly/ZmJqcJ — Mike Niven (@mike_niven) March 18, 2013

18. March 2013 by Jason Hayes
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U.S. Longwall production up in 2012

U.S. Longwall production grew by 6.4 % in 2012. coal.epubxp.com/i/110818/5 #coal #mining #longwall — Steve Fiscor (@SteveFiscor) March 5, 2013  

06. March 2013 by Jason Hayes
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