BLUEFIELD, WV (WVVA) The 13th annual Mine Safety Rescue Competition took place at Bluefield State College Saturday. The event is a competition against the mine, said Mike Plumley, Director of
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has announced a new round of grant money available to help reclaim abandoned coal mines in southwest Virginia.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Consol Energy Inc. says it expects to open a metallurgical coal mine in southern West Virginia in 2021. News outlets report
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it has seized a North Korean cargo ship that U.S. officials say was used to transport coal in
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WVVA) Gov. Jim Justice issued the following statement on Friday in response to the announced closure of the Pinnacle Mine in Wyoming County. In a
PINEVILLE, W.Va. (WVVA) The stakes could not be higher Wednesday as WVVA News has learned the owners of Wyoming County’s biggest mine are in talks
West Virginia Governor Jim Justice approves a $44.3 million paving project on the Coalfields Expressway in Wyoming County.
PINEVILLE, W.Va. (WVVA) Wyoming County’s biggest employer, the Pinnacle Mine in Pineville, will close next Friday without a new buyer, employees at the mine
Hokkaido Electric Power announced Wednesday morning that it restarted unit number one at the Tomatoh-Atsuma coal power plant after a two-day trial run.
President Donald Trump endorses Patrick Morrisey and talks about the coal industry in his sixth visit to West Virginia since taking office.
The Trump administration is preparing a plan to give states broad authority to determine how to restrict carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming.
SKorea seeking prosecutions for alleged illegal imports of NKorean coal, pig iron.
Trade union leaders and government officials attending a climate conference in Poland have called for protecting industrial jobs and giving nations the freedom to choose their approaches for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
The United Mine Workers of America has elected Cecil Roberts to a sixth term as head of the coal miner’s union.