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Four Edmonton firefighters taken to hospital after coal silo blaze at cement plantEnvironmentalists expanding legal campaign to stop coal mining over climate changeCoal miners protest in northeastern China claiming unpaid wages

It s just a smouldering fire there were no flames or anything like that It was just a lot of smoke DENVER Boosted by a recent victory in Colorado an environmental group is expanding its legal campaign to try stop coal mining over climate change by challenging permits for some of the largest mines in the WestBEIJING March 13 Reuters Thousands of Chinese coal miners marched through the streets of a mining town in northeastern China over the weekend protesting

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Coal mining company laying off 23 workers in EstevanSweden backs sale of German coal mines to Czech group

A union official says Sherritt International Corp is laying off 23 workers at its coal mines in southeastern SaskatchewanCOPENHAGEN Sweden s Social Democratic government said Saturday it is endorsing the sale of state owned Vattenfall AB s four coal mines and mining assets in Germany to Czech investors sparking harsh reactions from environmentalists

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Campaigners rejoice as Scottish Government bans controversial coal mining technologyEnvironmentalists expanding legal campaign to stop coal mining over climate change

UNDERGROUND coal gasification which is different to fracking sees drillers tapping into a coal seam which is then set on fireDENVER Boosted by a recent victory in Colorado an environmental group is expanding its legal campaign to try stop coal mining over climate change by challenging permits for some of the largest mines in the West

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Amid coal market struggles less fuel worth mining in USCoal giant Peabody Energy Corp files for bankruptcy as worst slump in decades takes toll

BILLINGS Mont Vast coal seams dozens of feet thick that lie beneath the rolling hills of the Northern Plains once appeared almost limitless fueling boasts that domestic reserves were sufficient to power the US for centuriFounded in US coal giant Peabody Energy Corp sought help from the courts today the most powerful convulsion yet in the struggling coal industry

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Coal Slump Sends Mining Giant Peabody Energy Into BankruptcyCoal mining sector running out of time says Citigroup

Peabody joins at least four other coal companies that have sought bankruptcy during the slump a result of tougher environmental policies a flood of cheap natural gas and a global glut of metallurgical coalIndustry unlikely to pick up without advances in carbon capture technology as governments seek to drive down emissions banking giant warns RTCC reportsUS banking giant Citigroup says the global coal industry is set for further pain predicting

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Australia coal mining marks challenge for UN green push National coal mining deaths

By James Regan SYDNEY Nov 3 Reuters UN calls to curb greenhouse gas emissions by ending most electricity generation using coal will face some tough ch LOUISVILLE Ky National coal mining deaths dropped by more than half the year after the Upper Big Branch mine explosion in West ia from 48 to 21 and there were 20 each in and and a record low of 15 so far in The

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Ukraine s coal mining racketMining fire flood poor health all part of the job

Illegal coal mining in Ukraine is threatening the country s economic independence Gulliver Cragg reports from the Donbass regionA truly global profession there are around 10 million miners around the world with many working in dangerous conditions Continue reading

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Coal Mining in National ForestsCoal Mining in National Forests

Earthjustice writes that despite pollution concerns the Forest Service is moving to open roadless national forests to coal miningEarthjustice writes that despite pollution concerns the Forest Service is moving to open roadless national forests to coal mining

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National coal mining deathsCoal mining has flattened Appalachia by 40 scientists reveal

LOUISVILLE Ky National coal mining deaths dropped by more than half the year after the Upper Big Branch mine explosion in West ia from 48 to 21 and there were 20 each in and and a record low of 15 so far in The Scientists say mountaintop coal mining has made parts of West ia Kentucky and other areas of Central Appalachia 40 per cent flatter than they were before excavation

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Coal mining company laying off 23 workers in EstevanWill coal or solar power fuel Indias drive to bring electricity to its villages

A union official says Sherritt International Corp is laying off 23 workers at its coal mines in southeastern SaskatchewanNarendra Modi says 400 million Indians without electricity will be connected but plans for new coal mines are controversialThe village of Geer in Madhya Pradesh is about to undergo the simplest of revolutions After 25 years of being told

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Coal suspension affects 30 plus mining projectsCoal suspension affects 30 plus mining projects

BILLINGS Mont At least 30 applications from companies seeking to mine hundreds of millions of tons of coal face suspension as the government reviews its sales of the fuel from public lands US officials disclosed FridayBILLINGS Mont At least 30 applications from companies seeking to mine hundreds of millions of tons of coal face suspension as the government reviews its sales of the fuel from public lands US officials disclosed Friday

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