- NO CRIMINAL CHARGES IN QUECREEK ACCIDENT. // Coal Age;Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 108 Issue 10, p10
Reports on the result of a grand jury investigation conducted by Pennsylvania authorities that ruled out criminal charges in the Quecreek Mine accident in 2002. Inadequate evidence found by the investigators; Miners trapped in the underground mine; Recommendations of the authorities.
- WORLD NEWS. // Coal Age;Dec2010, Vol. 115 Issue 12, p13
The article offers world news briefs related to the coal industry. Construction of the Ravensworth North coal mine in Australia has been approved by Xstrata Coal. It also informs about the opening of a factory in North China for the production of coal mine rescue robots, designed to collect data...
- "You fight for what you've got even if it's only worth a dime". Goodell, Jeff // O, The Oprah Magazine;Jul2006, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p192
The article focuses on a battle facing West Virginia women against the coal industry that kills their husbands, makes their children ill, poisons the air and intensifies global warming. Information on a fire that started in a coal mine where nurse Delorice Bragg's husband worked is presented....
- Cooking the Climate with Coal. Goodell, Jeff // Natural History;May2006, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p36
The article comments on the possible impact of coal on the environment. In 2006, the coal industry in various nations is successful. However, coal also harbors some profound character flaws, and all countries, particularly the U.S. and China, ought to consider them carefully before transforming...
- WORLD NEWS. // Coal Age;Sep2012, Vol. 117 Issue 9, p5
The article offers world news briefs on the coal sector as of September 2012. The hike in Queensland coal royalties translates into increased job losses, risk of mine closures and certainty of shelving of coal projects. Russian President Vladimir Putin cited coal industry workers for their great...
- Poland. // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Jul98, Vol. 199 Issue 7, p32B
Reports on the plan by the Polish Industry Ministry to close 24 coal mines. Reduction in jobs in the coal mining sector; Social protection package by the government.
- Mining to end at Selby complex. // Professional Engineering;7/24/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 14, p8
Reports on the planned closure of coal mining at the Selby complex in Yorkshire, England.
- Last Whitwell coal mine closes. // Coal Age;Dec97, Vol. 102 Issue 12, p18
States that the last underground coal mining operation at Whitwell Mountain in Tennessee is closing down. Number of miners that were laid off; Owner of the mine.
- KING COAL KILLED OFF BY CANADIAN EFFICIENCY. // Coal International;Sep/Oct2001, Vol. 249 Issue 5, p192
Reports on the closure of one of the coal mines in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia in fall 2001 even though regional power shortages are pushing up demand for coal across North America. Impact of the mine closure on Canada; Condition of the coal and steel industry after the World War II.