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Gulf Coast embraces coal shippers

The Gulf Coast is embracing the coal shippers that litigious green groups in the Pacific NW have pushed away. Not surprisingly, Gulf Coast residents are benefiting greatly from the new investment and jobs that these companies bring. While environmental opposition … Continue reading

28. November 2014 by Jason Hayes
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Coal Alliance

The Coal Alliance is another group that has recently formed to advocate for the use and export of Canadian coal. The Coal Alliance brings together representatives from the coal industry, including mines, marine terminals, railways, industry associations, organized labour and … Continue reading

27. September 2013 by Jason Hayes
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UMWA reacts to EPA & green war on coal

Interesting article on the impacts that the war on coal is having on United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) members. IrishCentral sits down with Phil Smith, spokesman for the UMWA to talk about job losses, the impacts of lost jobs … Continue reading

18. July 2012 by Jason Hayes
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PRB coals going further afield

I was reminded of the growing importance of the PRB region as I read this short post on the Pay Dirt Mining magazine blog. The post discusses the growing reach of PRB coals and how “PRB of eastern Wyoming and … Continue reading

05. October 2011 by Jason Hayes
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