Archive for December, 2011

Merry Christmas from Coal Tattoo

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

USA Today: Prosecute rogue coal operators

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

EPA rules will hit ‘oldest and dirtiest’ power plants

Monday, December 19, 2011

House GOP tries to end effort to ‘End Black Lung’

Thursday, December 15, 2011

UMWA reaches deal with Alpha on Massey plants

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Obama EPA poised to finalize first rule to reduce toxic air pollution from coal-fired power plants

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Why aren’t politicians calling on other operators to implement Alpha deal’s safety improvements?

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Report: W.Va. severance taxes don’t deter production, but improvement key to state’s future

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

New study confirms long-term water quality damage from mountaintop removal coal mining

Monday, December 12, 2011

Alpha agrees to $50 million for selenium treatment

Monday, December 12, 2011

Grading the UBB deal: Justice for the 29 miners?

Monday, December 12, 2011

Never again: Can Upper Big Branch be the last one?

Friday, December 9, 2011

Transcript: Labor Department lawyer blocked McAteer team’s questions about failure of MSHA to follow up on Upper Big Branch methane incidents

Thursday, December 8, 2011

More criminal charges coming in UBB Disaster?

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Two more coal miners die on the job

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Key MSHA testimony about UBB kept secret

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Why didn’t MSHA prevent the UBB Disaster?

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

What happened at Upper Big Branch?

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Reactions to the UBB deal and MSHA report

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Blankenship back in the coal business?

Tuesday, December 6, 2011