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First Activemineā„¢purchase order received for underground coal mine in kentucky

Safety and productivity benefits cited by new customer in purchase decision TORONTO, April 16, 2009 – Active Control Technology Inc. (TSX-V:ACT) today announced that a leading coal mining company has selected ActiveMineTM for the first […]

Colombia coal train strike talks canceled

BOGOTA, April 14 (Reuters) – Talks set for Tuesday between striking Colombian coal train workers and their managers were canceled, keeping alive a work stoppage that has slowed the movement of coal from mines owned […]

Shenhua says Q1 coal production up, but sales steady

HONG KONG, April 14 (Reuters) – China Shenhua Energy Co (1088.HK) (601088.SS), the country's biggest coal producer, said on Tuesday its commercial coal production rose 16 percent in the first quarter but sales were steady….jmore […]

Massey mine foreman enters guilty plea to failing to follow safety standard at W.Va. mine

A Massey Energy Co. foreman pleaded guilty Thursday to failing to conduct safety drills at a West Virginia coal mine.