Coal Mining News
At about 1 a.m. on Jan. 19, some of the heaviest rains in a century caused the Nogoa River in Queensland to burst its banks, sending 32 billion gallons of water into one of the largest coal mines in Australia.
A new wetland will be created near Farmersburg, Indiana. It's happening after an agreement between the black beauty coal mine and the environmental protection agency.
Iron ore and coal producer Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. said Tuesday its first-quarter profit fell 49 percent as higher expenses and a one-time charge offset record revenue.