Coal in the United States
Coal mining in the United States is a major industry, and reached an all-time high of 1.06 Gt (1.17 billion short tons) in 2008, being mined in 25 states. The U.S. was a net exporter of coal in 2008,...
Coal in the United States - Wikipedia
Major coal producing regions
Coal mining regions are significant resource extraction industries in many parts of the world. They provide a large amount of the fossil fuel energy in the world economy.The People's Republic of China...
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List of coal mines in the United States
The following table lists the 52 coal mines in the United States that produced at least 4,000,000 short tons of coal in 2007. Production tonnage for the years 2007 and 2010 is shown in short tons. Da...
List of coal mines in the United States - Wikipedia
Coal mining in the United States
Coal mining in the United States is a major industry, and reached an all-time high of 1.06 Gt (1.17 billion short tons) in 2008, being mined in 25 states. The U.S. was a net exporter of coal in 2008,...
Coal mining in the United States - Wikipedia
Doe v. Chao
Doe v. Chao, 540 U.S. 614 (2004), is a decision by the United States Supreme Court that interpreted the statutory damages provision of the Privacy Act of 1974. Prior to the case, lower federal courts...
McGoldrick v. Berwind-White Coal Mining Co.
Berwind-White Coal Mining Co. v. Chicao & Erie R. Co., 309 U.S. 33 (1940), is United States Supreme Court case upholding the legality under the Constitution's Commerce Clause of a tax by the City ...
L&L Energy
L (named el /ˈɛl/) is the 12th letter of the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
Lamedh may have come from a pictogram of an ox goad or cattle prod. Some have suggested a shepherd's staff.
Lorin E. Kerr
Born in Toledo, Ohio, in 1909, Lorin Edgar Kerr was educated at the University of Toledo where he received his B.A. in 1931 and at the University of Michigan, receiving his M.D. in 1935 and a M.S.P.H....
Sludge (film)
Sludge is a 2005 documentary film by Appalshop filmmaker Robert Salyer chronicling the Martin County Sludge Spill that was an accident that occurred after midnight on October 11, 2000 when a coal slu...
Sludge (film) - Wikipedia
Paul E. Patton
Paul Edward Patton (born May 26, 1937) is an American politician. He was the 59th Governor of Kentucky, serving from 1995 to 2003. Because of a 1992 amendment to the Kentucky Constitution, he was the ...
Paul E. Patton - Wikipedia
Thomas Lewis (unionist)
Thomas L. Lewis (1866 - May 1, 1939) was a miner and president of the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) from 1907 to 1911.He was born in Locust Gap, Pennsylvania, and worked in the mines as a boy....
The Bituminous Coal Queens of Pennsylvania
The Bituminous Coal Queens of Pennsylvania is a 2005 documentary film directed by David Hunt and Jody Eldred about the fiftieth annual "Pennsylvania Bituminous Coal Queen" beauty pageant which took p...
Coal River (book)
Coal River: How a Few Brave Americans Took on a Powerful Company–and the Federal Government–to Save the Land They Love is a 2008 book by Michael Shnayerson. Coal River is a work of investigative journ...
Battle of Blair Mountain
The Battle of Blair Mountain was one of the largest civil uprisings in United States history and the largest armed rebellion since the American Civil War. For five days in late August and early Septe...
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Felix Pogliano
Felix Pogliano (born July 31, 1888) was an Argentine-American member of the United Mine Workers of America, who served as the Secretary and Treasurer of the union's 15th district based in Colorado.
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Hepburnia Coal Company
Hepburnia Coal Company is a surface mining operator in central Pennsylvania.The company was formed by Donald M. and Lula Mae Spencer of Grampian, Pennsylvania in 1955. Shortly after its incorporation...
Hepburnia Coal Company - Wikipedia
Black Mesa Peabody Coal controversy
Peabody Energy coal mining operations in the Black Mesa plateau of the Four Corners region in the western United States began in the 1960s and continue today. The plateau overlaps the reservations of ...
Coal mining in India
Coal mining in India has a long history of commercial exploitation covering nearly 220 years starting in 1774 with John Sumner and Suetonius Grant Heatly of the East India Company in the Raniganj Coal...
Coal mining in India - Wikipedia
Morewood massacre
The Morewood massacre was an armed labor-union conflict in Morewood, Pennsylvania, in Westmoreland County, west of the present-day borough Mount Pleasant in 1891. Nine coal miners were shot and kille...
Coal House (Williamson, West Virginia)
The Coal House in Williamson, West Virginia is a unique building built of coal masonry. The bituminous coal was quarried as blocks and dressed as stone using 65 tons of coal from the nearby Winifrede...
Coal House (Williamson, West Virginia) - Wikipedia
American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity
The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE, formerly ABEC or Americans for Balanced Energy Choices) is a U.S. non-profit advocacy group representing major American coal producers, utilit...
Pana Massacre
The Pana riot, or Pana massacre, occurred on April 10, 1899, in Pana, Illinois, and resulted in the deaths of seven people. It was one of many similar labor conflicts in 1899 Illinois.
Striking wh...
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Sam Church
Samuel Morgan Church, Jr. (September 20, 1936 – July 14, 2009) was a coal miner and president of the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA) from 1979 to 1982.
Church was born in Matewan, West...
Walter Nesbit
Walter Nesbit (May 1, 1878 - December 6, 1938) was a U.S. Representative from Illinois.Born in Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois, Nesbit attended the grade and night schools.He was employed as a ...
Big Coal: The Dirty Secret Behind America's Energy Future
Big Coal: The Dirty Secret Behind America's Energy Future is a book by Jeff Goodell which claims that coal mining is one of America's largest and most influential industries. Goodell suggests that co...