Cloud Peak Energy Mining News

The coal miner who bet everything on U.S. power markets and lost

Eleven years ago, Cloud Peak Energy Inc. made an all-or-nothing bet its rivals were unwilling to match: that coal would remain indispensable to the U.S. power sector.

America's top coal producers of 2015

These mines accounted for more than one quarter of U.S. coal production in 2015.

US railroads to struggle with summer coal demand

Even if the railroad capacity problem is fixed, mine capacity may not be able to grow fast enough to meet demand, say experts.

America's biggest coal mines of 2013: They're not all in Wyoming

But most of them are.