RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A bill requiring the disposal of coal ash stored in Dominion Energy ponds across Virginia has cleared its first General Assembly committee. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A bill requiring the disposal of coal ash stored in Dominion Energy ponds across Virginia has cleared its first General Assembly
MIDDLESBORO, Ky. (AP) — An underground shuttle car has struck and killed a 56-year-old coal miner in Kentucky. Jeffery Norman Sloan, of Clifton, Tennessee, was
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — The three coal terminals in Virginia’s Hampton Roads region saw double-digit increases in exports last year, but a global economy
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration says coal-mining related deaths have reached a record low in Kentucky where a single
Hundreds of people are marching through the German capital to protest for an end to burn coal to produce electricity.
Wyoming County Days kicked off with a public tour of the Coalfields Expressway on Friday.
Friends of Coal Auto Show will have Taylor Made headlining in July.
Federal regulators are disputing the Trump administration’s claim that struggles facing the coal and nuclear industries threaten the reliability of the nation’s power grid.
Bluestone Coal Company is looking to hire additional workers at its mines across southern West Virginia.
One man has died after a mining accident in Randolph County. The West Virginia Office of Miners’ Health, Safety and Training confirms in a press release that an incident occurred on Tuesday, June 5th at the Carter Roag Coal Company, Morgan Camp Mine in Randolph County. Ronald Taylor, 43 of Belington, WV, was injured during the incident and flown from the mine to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. MHST says the injuries occurred when the m…
The Trump administration is considering a plan to order operators of the nation’s power grid to buy electricity from struggling coal and nuclear plants to keep them open.
A decision by Gov. Ralph Northam to reinstate a tax credit for certain coal producers is drawing praise from an industry group and lawmakers in southwest Virginia, who say it could spur economic growth. But environmental…
On Saturday, Virginia Governor Ralph Northam signed the Metallurgical Coal Tax Credits Bill carried by Senator Ben Chafin and Delegate Terry Kilgore.