Category Archives for Railroads

How much coal does the US still have?

11. October 2016 by Terry Headley
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Weekly coal deliveries up

Via Platts, Weekly coal carloads originated by US railroads jumped 4.6% on a year-over-year basis in the week ended May 24, as both BNSF Railway and CSX showed strong gains in weekly coal deliveries, according to data from the Association … Continue reading

30. May 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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Attacks on coal spreading to rail markets

Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC), the railroad that cut its third-quarter forecast amid a decline in coal shipments, said the slump in those deliveries will persist through 2013’s first half. The drop in coal, the carrier’s biggest cargo category, will run … Continue reading

24. October 2012 by Jason Hayes
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Coal Leadership Advancement Seminar Series

The first Coal Leadership Advancement Seminar Series (CLASS) program was a success!! Thank you to everyone who joined us on June 26-28 at the The Magnolia Hotel in Downtown Denver Colorado. CLASS attendees enjoyed a diverse slate of presentations from … Continue reading

04. July 2012 by Jason Hayes
Categories: CCS, CCT, Coal Fundamentals, conference, Election 2012, Energy, Energy Trading, EPA, Jobs, Marketplace Information, Mining, NIMBY, Ports, Powder River Basin, Power Generation, presentations, Railroads, transmission, Utilities | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on Coal Leadership Advancement Seminar Series

AAR reports coal shipments down 6% this week

From the May 31, AAR news release, Sixteen of the 20 carload commodity groups posted increases compared with the same week in 2011, with petroleum products, up 51.6 percent; motor vehicles and equipment, up 29.2 percent, grain mill products, up … Continue reading

01. June 2012 by Jason Hayes
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