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Federal regulators back keeping Colorado Coal mine open

Federal Regulators Back Keeping Colorado Coal Mine Open

09/03/2015 The Office of Surface Mining Reclamation Enforcement issued its decision Tuesday, five days before a court-imposed deadline that state an...
08/29 Weekly Coal Production Report EIA

08/29 Weekly Coal Production Report

09/03/2015

The Weekly Coal Production Report has been updated for the week ended Aug 29, 2015.

EPA to opponents: Wait for the absolutely final Clean Power Plan, then attack

EPA to opponents: Wait for the absolutely final Clean Power Plan, then attack

09/02/2015 Responding to an Aug. 13 notice of appeal from several states, including coal-reliant West Virginia and Kentucky, the U.S. Environmental ...
DOE selects eight projects to receive funding for reducing cost of CO2 capture and compression

DOE selects 8 projects to receive funding for reducing cost of CO2 capture and compression

09/02/2015 The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) has selected eight projects to receive funding to cons...
GE is supplying two sets of high-efficiency steam turbines and generators for Petrovietnam’s new coal-fired thermal power plant in Soc Trang.

Petrovietnam selects GE's high-efficiency steam turbines for new coal-fired power plant

09/01/2015 GE is supplying two sets of high-efficiency steam turbines and generators for Petrovietnam’s new coal-fired thermal power plant in Soc Tr...
US construction spending at highest level in seven years

US construction spending reaches highest level in 7 years

09/01/2015 U.S. construction spending in July climbed to its highest level in more than seven years, boosted by an increase in the building of house...
FP&L to buy and sell Cedar Bay coal-fired power plant

FP&L to buy, close coal-fired power plant

08/27/2015 Florida Power & Light will buy and shut down a coal-fired power plant under a settlement agreement with the Office of Public Counsel.
The Weekly Coal Production Report has been updated for the week ended Aug 22, 2015.

08/22 Weekly Coal Production Report

08/27/2015

The Weekly Coal Production Report has been updated for the week ended Aug 22, 2015.

Moody’s affirms Southern ratings, but changes outlook to negative

Deal for AGL comes at time of increasing "risk profile" for Southern, Moody finds

08/27/2015 Now that Southern (NYSE:SO) has announced plans to buy AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS), Moody’s Investors Service has affirmed the Southern rati...
Federal judge dismisses most coal-fired emissions claims against Luminant

Judge rejects most claims in federal NSR lawsuit against Luminant

08/27/2015 A federal judge on Aug. 21 dismissed most of the claims of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in a Clean Air Act case against Lumin...

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