million people. The once stable watershed is now home to over 40 million people and serves as the literal "canary in the coal mine " related to China's dramatic economic and population growth, Acharya explained. Through the engagement of a shared laboratory
Alpha Natural Resources, Alpha Appalachian Holdings, and 66 subsidiaries will spend an estimated $200 million to install wastewater treatment systems and reduce coal-mine pollution discharges in five states.
Copco WEDA pumps, with an order for an additional 15 pumps expected later this year, has helped the Phonesak anthracite coal mine in Laos of Southeast Asia continue operations throughout the monsoon season. The Phonesak Group, a diversified group
Jackson involved the 2300-acre Spruce No. 1 mine in Logan County, which was to be the largest mountaintop-removal coal mine in Appalachia. The $250 million Spruce Mine would bury seven miles of existing streams and valleys with mining overburden
mine would have disposed of 110 million cubic yards of coal mine waste into streams and would have polluted downstream ..... In other Washington news: -- EPA said the Usibelli Coal Mine , near Healy, Alaska, has agreed to pay a $60,000
SEATTLE, WA, Jan. 20, 2011 -- Usibelli Coal Mine Inc., owner of an open-pit coal mine near Healy in Alaska's central interior, has signed a Consent Agreement and Final Order that resolves
streams at the Mingo-Logan Coal Company's Spruce No. 1 coal mine . EPA is acting under the law and using the best science ..... would have: • Disposed of 110 million cubic yards of coal mine waste into streams. • Buried more than six miles of high
Water Act to halt the proposed disposal of mining waste in streams at the Mingo-Logan Coal Company's Spruce No. 1 coal mine . EPA has used this Clean Water Act authority in just 12 circumstances since 1972 and reserves this authority for only
PHILADELPHIA, PA, July 27, 2010 -- Today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) issued a final Clean Water Act (CWA) permit to Coal-Mac Inc. for the Pine Creek Surface Mine project in Logan County, West Virginia...
ATLANTA, GA, July 23, 2010 -- Today, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued a Clean Water Act (CWA) permit to Czar Coal Corporation for the Scaffold Lick Branch Coarse Refuse Storage Site project in eastern Kentucky...