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Interior Department halts study on Appalachia coal mining ...
The Trump administration has halted a $1million, two-year study ordered by former president Barack Obama looking into the health risks of Appalachian mountaintop removal coal mining.read more
Centralia, a town in Pennsylvania destroyed by a mine fire
Jun 03, 2014 · Located on a rich seam of anthracite coal, Centralia was settled as a mining town in the mid-1800s. After reaching its peak population of 2,761 in 1890, Centralia was home to around 1,400 people when the mines began to close in the 1960s.read more
The Carpathian Connection - Pennsylvania
After the Boom. Eastern Christians cling to their faith as time runs out on the former coal towns of Pennsylvania, reports Jacqueline Ruyak with photographs by Cody Christopulosread more
iLoveMountains.org -- End Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining
iLoveMountains.org is the product of 14 local, state, and regional organizations across Appalachia that are working together to end mountaintop removal coal mining and create a prosperous future for the region.read more
Hope in coal country - The Week
There was a time when residents here were thankful for big government. In the 1970s, as the federal government stiffened environmental regulations, energy companies looked westward in search of cleaner coal.read more
Strip Loaded Pipe vs. Pyramid Loaded Pipe - Edgen Murray
Pipe can be transported by truck in either a strip load or a pyramid load. While both techniques are efficient, reliable, and safe, it is important to understand the specific advantages of each method.read more
No Matter What Trump Says, Coal Mining Jobs Are Not ... - Forbes
May 04, 2016 · Opinion 5/05/2016 @ 12:09PM 108,114 views No Matter What Trump Says, Coal Mining Jobs Are Not Returning To West Virginiaread more
Under Trump, Coal Mining Gets New Life on U.S. Lands - The ...
Aug 05, 2017 · Under Trump, Coal Mining Gets New Life on U.S. Lands. A business-friendly secretary of the interior has moved to invigorate a struggling industry, reversing Obama-era restrictions to help create "wealth and jobs."read more
Chapter 3901-1 General Provisions - Ohio Laws and Rules
Chapter 3901-1 General Provisions. 3901-1-01 Public notice by publication. Purpose. The purpose of this rule provides for the giving of proper notice by publication for various sections of Chapter 1731., 1739., 1751., or 1761. or Title XXXIX of the Revised Code, or as additionally determined by the superintendent of insurance for promulgation ...read more
Ohio's Online Checkbook
Who's spending the money? Narrow your spending search by selecting from various Agencies, Boards & Commissions, Elected Officials or Higher Education.read more
Mountaintop removal mining - Wikipedia
Mountaintop removal mining (MTR), also known as mountaintop mining (MTM), is a form of surface mining at the summit or summit ridge of a mountain. Coal seams are extracted from a mountain by removing the land, or overburden, above the seams.read more
Christmas Creek Iron Ore Mine - Mining Technology
Christmas Creek iron ore mine is operated by the Fortescue Metals Group (FMG), Australia's third-largest iron ore producer. The mine is part of FMG's integrated mining operations, which include, an established FMG mine.read more
What is mountaintop removal coal mining? - iLoveMountains.org
Mountaintop removal is a relatively new type of coal mining that began in Appalachia in the 1970s as an extension of conventional strip mining techniques.read more
Coal's demise threatens Appalachian miners, firms as ...
Apr 18, 2016 · West Virginia state labor officials project a 23% decline in non-oil-and-gas mining jobs from 2015 to 2017. In Kentucky, the number of coal mining jobs plummeted 28% in 2015 to 8,401, according to state figures.read more
Coal Mining Page - Mahanoy Area Historical Society
Added February 11th: Collieries in the Mahanoy Valley 1858-1953 . How many collieries were operating in the Mahanoy valley during the peak years of deep mining?read more
Dirty tricks of the the fracking deniers: How Green zealots ...
Dirty tricks of the the fracking deniers: How Green zealots peddle cynical propaganda to stop Britain mining £3trillion of shale gas...enough to keep the lights on for 141 YEARSread more
Dictionary - Survey, Boundary, Mapping, Mining - Elliott ...
Russell Elliott, provides quality land surveys, property boundary surveys, subdivision surveys, mortgage surveys, topographic maps and construction surveys. We also survey sections in the public land survey system, PLSS and ALTA, American Land and Title Association, SIR, Survey Inspection Reports and As-built surveys.read more
The 100-year capitalist experiment that keeps Appalachia poor ...
There were other ironies to savor too. Mullins was a fifth-generation coal miner. But growing up in the 1990s, his father and uncles—all of them miners—begged him not to get into coal mining.read more
History of coal mining - Wikipedia
The history of coal mining goes back thousands of years. It became important in the Industrial Revolution of the 19th and 20th centuries, when it was primarily used to power steam engines, heat buildings and generate electricity.read more
Consol selling 5 coal mines, river transport business in $3 ...
Some 600 workers have been laid off from the the idled former Blacksville No. 2 Mine in Monongalia County, W.Va. It is one of five former Consol coal mines in northern West Virginia that were sold in 2013 to Ohio mining competitor Murray Energy Inc.read more
permitting - epa.ohio.gov
Ensures compliance with the Clean Water Act and works to increase the number of Ohio water bodies that can safely be used for swimming and fishing.read more
Coal-country ghost town preserved for tourists - USA TODAY
Oct 26, 2017 · Thurmond, W.Va., is a coal-country ghost town killed by changes in technology ... and sustained by recreation.read more
ABCs of Coal Loaders – Appalachian Railroad Modeling
by Dan Bourque. In ABCs of Coal, we learned a little about how coal is formed, now we're going to look at coal where it meets the rails–at the tipple. I'm not going to go into depth about mining techniques, but here's the basics.read more