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8-31
Troopers say 'tree-sitters' could face more than trespass charge
8-31
Researchers Study Impacts of Coal Mining on Water Resources
8-31
Recession speeds coal's long-term decline
8-31
Video: Alabama community receiving coal ash form the TVA disaster site
8-31
Climate trouble may be bubbling up in far north
8-31
A High Cost to Deal With Climate Shift
8-31
Report: Future U.S. heat waves will be worse
8-31
Quarter of Africa faces water shortage, courtesy global warming: Pachauri
8-31
Los Angeles Fire Out Of Control"-Schwarzenegger   -  Greece declares state of emergency as forest fires reach Athens
8-30
Boulder damages home after mine blast
8-30
Video of tree sit up at ClimateGroundZero
8-30
Caperton v. Massey returns to W.Va. Supreme Court
8-30
Big experiment in farming reclaimed mine later abandoned
8-30
On some reclaimed mines, cattle replacing coal (Ecosystem services, biodiversity, clean water, human health, and mountain communities and culture are irreplaceable)
8-30
Building a base for bees (Will the honey be analyzed for high levels of selenium, mercury, etc. associated with coal mining?)
8-30
The poison in our waterways shows up in our food
8-30
Do you have to be a liar to sell coal?
8-30
Report: Global warming to put heat on Midwest
8-30
Energy Policy has Support But Jobs and Cost are Crucial
8-30
Averting a perfect storm of shortages
8-30
300-Plus Groups Write to Senate Calling for Stronger Climate Bill
8-30
Poor Magazine: A new and unsettling force...
8-30
Police adopt low profile as 1,000 Climate Camp activists set up base
8-29
Call Now: Verizon Wireless Sponsors Union-Busting Mountaintop Removal Rally?
8-29
Support team released, sitters sittin strong
8-29
Mountaintop Removal: FAIL
8-29
Committee investigating judiciary hears about public financing 
8-29
Prenter community celebrates groundbreaking on waterline
8-29
W.Va. Business Summit Forum to Focus on Challenges to Coal (That is the rule of law and human health. If those pesky regulations would just get out of the way. Another headline could be: Business Summit to Ignore True Costs of Coal to Humanity and the Irreplaceable Value of Ecosystem Services)
8-29
UNclean coal advocates rally in Mingo (see above)
8-29
Clash in Alabama Over Tennessee Coal Ash
8-29
 
You're Not the King of Me: Midwest Gen Runs Afoul of the Clean Air Act
8-28
Tree-sitter protesters' support team jailed 
8-28
Blankenship speaks: Coal will wait out tree-sitters
8-28
The coal won't spoil, Blankenship says to tree-sitters
8-28
EPAs MTR permit clock and a view from another state
8-28
Will WVa DEP Sec. Huffman amend his Congressional testimony?
8-28
Appalachian Center and Earthjustice, for OVEC, WV Highlands Conservancy and Coal River Mountain Watch, Seek Supreme Court Review in Mountaintop Removal Mining Case
8-28
Sen. Edward Kennedy: A friend to coal miners
8-28
Now is the Time, Al Gore: Coalfield Uprising and Heroes Need National Defense, Green Jobs
8-28
Illinois Sues Coal Power Plants over Air Quality Concerns
 
8-28
Friday roundup, August 28, 2009
8-27
Tree-Sitters Protest Mountaintop Removal Mining
8-27
Analysis: States on road to being hotter, wetter
8-27
Ted Nugent is a phony (scroll down)
8-27
Outed! Will Obama Meet the Real FACES of Coal or Exposed Big Coal Front?  -  Astroturf PR firm also a major Republican Party Player Maddow on Bonner and Adfero's Astroturfing for Coal
8-27
Anti-mountaintop removal tree sitters still up there  -  Tree-sitters staying put in Day 3 of mine protest
8-27
Supreme Court review sought in MTR case  -  Supreme Court asked to consider mining appeal
8-27
Stop the Teabaggers, Give Them Green Jobs
8-27
Fire breaks out at Massey Energy W. Va. coal plant  - No one injured in Massey prep plant fire  - Fire hits Massey Energy preparation plant
8-27
Railroad puts $6 billion coal plan on hold
8-27
WVDEP responds to Gazette article on MTR memo
8-27
Chesapeake to extend public water to fly ash site
 
8-27
Costs of adapting to a warming world could be much greater than expected
8-26
Protesters in trees at Massey mine site - Mountaintop Mining Protests Take to W.Va. Trees  -  Tree sitters hold up blasting at Massey mountaintop mine site
8-26
Jeff Biggers: Urgent 911 to EPA, OSM: Fearless Tree-Sit in Coal Blasting Area Calls Out WV DEP Scandal and Failed Regulations
8-26
WVDEP loses another coal mine pollution case
8-26
DEP failing to do its job
8-26
A Historic Win for Green Shareholders
8-26
Environmentalists target Wyo. coal mine expansions
8-26
Deadly blast at China coal mine
8-26
Carolina public agency suspends $2 bln coal plant
8-26
Green spotlight on Darryl Hannah
8-26
Africa to Seek Billions in Climate Change Compensation
8-25
Mountaintop removal protesters take to the trees
8-25
Vigil to mark anniversary of Bayer explosion
8-25
Polluters wrap themselves in flag
8-25
When government environmental agencies go bad
8-25
Investors Achieve Major Company Commitments on Climate Change
8-25
Pro-coal forum speaker opposes "clean-coal" technology  -  Chamber speaker opposes clean coal money for W.Va.
8-25
U.S. Chamber of Commerce pushes for 'Scopes Monkey Trial' of global warming science
8-25
U.S. sets awards to evaluate CO2 storage technology
8-25
Weekend coal news
8-25
80 New Permits=80 Less Mountains
8-25
Udall reasserts controversial pro-nuclear position
8-24
Aired today: Causes of mountaintop removal protests rooted in history
8-24
Environmental disappointments under Obama
8-24
Southern governors hear warning on climate change  -  Talking Energy
8-24
Is the methane time bomb about to go off?
8-24
TVA may shutter aging coal-fired plants
8-24
Coal Rally Ending as China Shuns Imports, Opens Mines
8-24
Eight dead in Ukraine coal mine blast: officials
8-24
Coal ash cancer concerns
8-24
Beetles, wildfire: Double threat in warming world
8-23
Tennesseans Blast Mountaintop Mining Boycott
8-23
Shower Congress with copies of "Burning the Future: Coal in America"
8-23
Pittsburgh Climate Opposition to G20 & Coal Conference
8-23
Clean energy quest worries coal, oil state leaders
8-23
Labor Day speaker cool to global warming
8-23
Leaked Memo Proves DEP Head Lied to Congress About Mountaintop Removal
8-23
Group wants massive program to reforest Appalachian mine sites
8-22
DEP biologist says agency chief Huffman misled U.S. Senate  -   WVDEP Dissent: Biologist says Huffman wrong on MTR  - Read the DEP memo here
8-22
Climate change may be canary for US coal mines
8-22
Love for the mountains behind new music CD, release party in Charleston  -  Still Moving Mountains
8-22
Causes of mountaintop removal protests rooted in history
8-22
In hot water: World sets ocean temperature record
8-22
Dollywood Boycott Falls Flat
8-22
They say FACES. We say farces. (Your news hounds says Feces. The Feces of Coal are totally evident in the latest PR pushes...)
8-22
Astroturf Activism: Leaked Memo Reveals Oil Industry Effort to Stage Rallies Against Climate Legislation
8-22
Washington approves oil-sands pipeline
8-22
Protest charges dropped against hell-raiser Hechler  -  Hechler charges dropped
8-22
TVA says ash spill cleanup could take 3 years - TVA's shortfall requires action
8-22
Mountaintop removal not getting coverage
8-22
Friday roundup, Aug. 21, 2009
8-22
Of farming, methane bubbles, and Antarctic glaciers
8-22
Groove green at Music on the Mountaintop
8-22
Investigation of Wise County mining fatality continues
8-22
Mekong Delta May Be Inundated By Rising Sea
8-22
Manchin, Rahall to attend ceremony
8-22
Coal conference in Charlotte brings out protestors
8-22
The 2009 Pare Lorentz Film Festival - free film festival available
8-22
Big benefits seen in adapting to climate change
8-21
Protest charges dismissed against Hechler Prosecutor: charges dropped against former WVa rep
8-21
Most freshwater fish unsafe to eat, blame coal  -  For fish: No escape from (coals) mercury pollution - Toxic fish in U.S. streams tell the true cost of coal emissions
8-21
How to Tell If You're Poisoning Yourself With Fish
8-21
Miner Dies In Wise County Underground Coal Mine Collapse
8-21
CD release party to take place at State Capitol grounds Sunday
8-21
One woman takes on King Coal. And wins.
8-21
Massey coal rally sign-ups already number 25,000 - 25,000 sign up for Labor Day rally so far; more expected
8-21
The Clock has Started Ticking on Mountaintop Removal Mining Permits
8-21
Study: Dried coal ash from spill dangerous - Study finds coal ash dust is threat to health
8-21
AEP seeks federal funds to expand W.Va. CCS project - AEP seeks federal money to expand greenhouse controls - AEP seeks government money for cleaner coal project
8-21
Judge Thornsbury disqualified from presiding in Massey case
8-21
Matewan joins pro coal group
8-21
W.Va. Senators Seek Carbon Tariff
8-21
Bus Tour Crosses Coal States to Oppose Climate Bill
8-21
Coal ash upgrades could cost $2 billion  -  TVA Coal Combustion Products Remediation Plan Proposed
8-21
Discovering pollution that is worse than imagined
8-21
Coal Village faded, but coal interest still burns
8-21
Exclusive: Energy deal may kill coal plant plan
8-20
WVa judge disqualified in Massey pollution lawsuit  - Mingo judge tossed from slurry case - Breaking news: Mingo judge tossed from slurry case
8-20
WVU studying effects of coal slurry on water supplies
8-20
Big Coal launching another PR campaign  -  Coal industry launches another PR campaign - Coal industry puts together new publicity campaign
8-20
Another pro-coal group enters the energy debate
8-20
Show Big Coal How It's Done: Sierra Club's 'Liar Liar -- Pants on Fire' Campaign
8-20
Select Committee Forged Letter Investigation Update: 5 More Letters Revealed, Dozens Still Must be Verified  - US Congress inquiry reveals fake letters from 'voters' opposed to climate bill Utilizing Public Airwaves, Media Mogul Murdoch Is Big Muscle Behind Fraudulent Astro Turfers
8-20
Introducing Big Coal's Coloring Book for Kids
8-20
SuperGov To The Rescue!
8-20
Group seeks stimulus money to reforest Appalachia (hey boys and girls, let's take the most biologically diverse temperate forests on Earth, raze them, and then pretend we can reforest)
8-20
Wetzel County residents face drilling concerns
8-20
Fish in streams across US tainted with mercury  -  Mercury rising a bad sign  -  New study finds mercury in fish all over the country -Two studies show extent of mercury in environment and how it becomes toxic - Mercury found in all fish caught in U.S.-tested streams
8-20
Another reason to ditch coal: the ash  -  Duke study finds easily inhalable ash bits carry most toxicity - Toxic Coal Ash Threatens Health And Environment
8-20
Buffalo Creek: Valley of Death revision is now available
8-20
thirtysomething's Peter Horton writing movie adaptation of Michael Shnayerson's Coal River
8-20
Seven Arrested In Suspected Carbon Tax Fraud
8-20
Canada: Coal mine will need a full environmental assessment
8-20
The Horror of Climate Engineering?
8-20
Climate plan calls for forest expansion
8-20
Global warming set to intensify August heat, Climate Central study finds
8-20
How Our Climate Policy Could Make Us A Whole Lot Sicker
8-19
Judge: WVDEP coal deals dont block citizen lawsuits
8-19
Ch-ch-ch Changes: WVDEP permit revision problems
8-19
Community Celebrates Clean Water
8-19
AEP tries to ease fears about effects of power line in state  -  PATH will harm state's people (scroll down)
8-19
Mountaintop-removal protest (feature photo)
8-19
ABC News: Stars Go Green for Cleaner Planet
8-19
We are all from Wise County
8-19
Akron showing: Coal Country Details (scroll down)
8-19
2 contributions to Webb appear illegal (you guessed it--the Kentucky Coal Association's Bill Caylor made one of the contributions)
8-19
Astroturf on Coal's Grave?
8-19
Video: Connecting the Dots on Big Coal's Campaign of Lies
8-19
Companies Nudge Rally Against Climate Bill
8-19
Take This Mine And Shove It: India Fights Coal, As Tribe Fights Mountaintop Removal
8-19
Chamber of Commerce's Steve Roberts: EPA's tardiness threatens the economy; Jobs are in peril while the government sits on mine permits (planet in peril while profiteers delay shift to cleaner energy economy)
8-19
Green Begins in America: Ending Mountaintop Removal  -  The 'most powerful panel' in the history of Netroots Nation
8-19
Support This New Bill! Make Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining Illegal & Save the Central Appalachians/Cumberlands from Destruction
8-19
Cash for Clunkers for Coal?
8-19
Music Review : Still Moving Mountains The Journey Home
8-19
Barth touts coal, but solar-derived power could do the trick (split water) for truly cleaner energy: Hydrogen, the Fuel of the Future?   From recent renewable energy news links postings: Solar rays could become clean hydrogen energy available house to house  - Sunrise for solar heat power
8-19
Youth indoctrination: Young athletes become 'faces of coal' for a reason
8-19
Progress Energy plans to shut down coal plant, build $900M gas-fueled facility
8-19
Consol Energy lands rare deal with China
8-19
Carbonoks Sees New Opportunities in MSHA Green Light
 
8-19
How Mercury Becomes Toxic In The Environment
8-19
The Climate and National Security
8-19
Welcoming Homer the tree-hugger
8-19
Greens call 'clean coal' myth a major threat to public health, citing study
8-19
Pro-Fisherman/Coal Industry Shill Invited to Fish Waters Near Kingston Coal Disaster
8-19
TVA to vote on closing ash storage pond
8-19
Toxic Coal Ash Threatens Health And Environment
8-19
Students vow to press Iowa universities on coal ash disposal
8-19
The future of coal
8-19
State parks targeted for oil, gas drilling 
8-19
Oil and Coal Companies to Begin Huge Scuba Giveaway
8-19
If Global Warming Is So Bad, Then It's "Time For End-Of-The-World Sex"
8-18
W.Va. town to get clean water by spring  - Groundbreaking Set Tuesday for Boone County Water Line Extension Project
8-18
Have a blast: OSM finds WVDEP lax in policing flyrock
8-18
Neighbors Upset About Construction Equipment at Cemetery
8-18
ANTI- MOUNTAIN TOP REMOVAL PROTESTER MAN-HANDLED BY NATIONAL COAL CORPORATION EMPLOYEE
8-18
Tennessee Group Invites Pro-Coal Fisherman to TVA Disaster
8-18
EPA 'working to resolve interstate issues'
 
8-18
As a recent British protest shows, nonviolent civil disobedience may be our best hope to counteract global warming
8-18
Climate change set to 'wipe out species'
8-17
The Original Redneck: An Explanation
8-17
Old Coal-Fired Facilities Could Escape New Rules
8-17
Its Too Late to Stop Global Warming
8-17
Oil lobby to fund campaign against Obama's climate change strategy
8-17
Mountaintop coal digging has dire consequences
8-17
This Land Will Never Be For Sale Larry Gibson
8-17
A new and unsettling force: Poverty scholars meet in West Virginia
8-17
Powerful Video: The Hidden Destruction of the Appalachian Mountains
8-17
Indie-country singer Mattea to perform at UI Research Park
8-17
Climate change has some Texas animals fleeing the Texas heat
8-16
Mountaintop Removal Protested At EPA
8-16
Reclamation practices trace to 1970s change in law
8-16
Hydrogen Conference Begins At Yeager Airport Monday
8-16
Obama's science adviser urges leadership on climate
8-16
Bordering on Catastrophe 
8-15
Friends of Coal angler urged to fish TVA coal-ash mess
8-15
Why the Right's 'Astroturfing' Propaganda Is Textbook Psychopathic
8-15
New Coal Ads Emphasize Energy Costs in Bid for 'Hearts and Minds'
8-15
Lobbyists Elbow for Influence on U.S. Climate Bill
8-15
Exclusive: Patriot Coal says - We can mine it underground
8-15
Friday roundup, Aug. 14, 2009
8-14
Obama administration mulling reforestation program for mines
8-14
What will Obama do now about mountaintop removal?
8-14
Rocker Ted Nugent to Emcee Pro-Coal "Friends of America" Rally in West Virginia
8-14
WVa residents worried about planned mines
8-14
Manchin drops proposed ban on mine inspector testimony
8-14
Emissions, Energy, Water Use Rise at Cliffs Natural Resources in 2008
8-14
Traincar derailment at Kingston ash spill site
8-14
Energy interests to fund astroturfing efforts during congressional break
8-14
Our mountains are not for sale
8-14
W.Va environment agency renamed Department of Incompetence
8-14
95-Year-Old Activist Arrested Trying to Save Kids from Coal Sludge
8-13
Court rejects Obama efforts to reverse Bush mining changes - Judge Rebuffs Attempt to Change Mining - Bush Mining Rule to Stand - Judge Rebuffs Obama On Mining Waste - Judge Shoots Down White House Effort to Curb Mountaintop Mining  -  Judge rebuffs Obama administration on mining rule - Federal Judges Side with Mountaintop Removal  - U.S. court blocks plan to curb mountaintop mining - Interior Responds to Judges Mountaintop Ruling - US Court Sides With Coal Cos. In Case On Dumping Mining Waste
8-13
Breaking news: Court rejects Obama MTR rule change
8-13
Hechler's Wake Up Call to Greens and Liberals: Big Coal Denial Calls For Hellraisers
8-13
Carbon capture: Coal industrys elusive holy grail
8-13
Friends of Coal alert: Help push PATH through
8-13
Legislators Continue to Debate Power Line Tax
8-13
Groups rally in defense of Tennessee tourism   - Senator's vote on mountaintops lauded
8-13
Massey rally poised to upstage UMW event - Fighting cap-and-trade bill with music
8-13
Peabody Energy sees slowing China coal demand
8-13
Duke Energy signs deal with Chinese
8-13
China signals long-term plans to curb greenhouse gases
8-13
Electricity Sales Remain Down in Second Quarter 
8-13
Obama Administration Okays Major Mountaintop Removal Coal Project - US approves Mountaintop mine in West Virginia
8-13
'Black Diamonds' on Abbott Room screen
8-13
Wyoming Supreme Court hears power plant dispute
8-13
Acid In The Oceans: A Growing Threat To Sea Life
8-12
Obama EPA approves another mountaintop removal mine - Permit approved for Controversial WV Coal mine, despite protests against a topless America
8-12
Army Corps of Engineers Approves Permit for Controversial WV Mountaintop Removal Coal Mine
8-12
As MTR protests resume, Obama OKs big new permit
8-12
Protesters chain themselves to DEP building  -  Video  -  Four arrested as environmentalists protest at DEP  -  4 cited after chaining selves to W.Va. agency door - Protestors chain themsleves to DEP Offices - Enough Is Enough  - Protest at DEP Ends in Four Arrests - Protestors Arrested at DEP Headquarters in Charleston
8-12
Jeff Biggers: Breaking: Coalfield Uprising Grows, More Sit-ins: Will Feds Take Down WVA's Embarrassing DEP?
8-12
Grist: Climate disobedience: Is a new Seattle in the making?
8-12
Mother Jones: Protesting at Climate Ground Zero
8-12
Power line opponents speak at public hearing
8-12
Virginia coal plant shot down by court action  -  Court Rules Dominion Virginia Coal Plant Permit Illegal
8-12
The Pentagons War Against Carbon
8-12
Lawmakers to honor states coal miners
8-12
McDowell coal truck fire ruled arson, reward offered
8-12
Global Warming Jeopardizes World's Most Diverse Marine Ecosystem
8-12
Global Warming Jeopardizes World's Most Diverse Marine Ecosystem
8-12
Three Leaders Vow to Forge a "Low-Carbon North America'
8-12
Clean coal is anything but
8-12
Slovakia mourns 20 killed in coal mine blast, fire
8-11
Legislators studying Manchin's power line tax proposal
8-11
Obama's Pick for Federal Mining Regulator Draws Fire of Coal Field Residents
8-11
Mountaintop removal Human Billboard
8-11
TVA plans dry coal ash storage for all sites
8-11
We must protect Tennessee's natural resources
8-11
Slovakia: 7 found dead after coal mine blast
8-11
China to monitor endemic arsenic, fluoride poisoning  -  Coal areas monitored in wake of illness
8-11
WVa Coal Association re-elects chairman
8-11
Duke Energy in Coal Pact With Huaneng
8-10
POWER POLITICS: Obama's gift to the mining industry
8-10
Are Endangered Species Being Sacrificed for Coal in Appalachia?
8-10
Buffer zone update: Enviros seek OSM takeover of WVDEP
8-10
Enviro Groups Tread Lightly With Endangered Species Act in Appalachia
8-10
PATH opponents against organizing by county
8-10
Coal industry planning big Labor Day event
8-10
PSC struggles with size of PATH power line case  -  PATH: PSC backing off, searching for intervenor rules  WVa PSC begins process on proposed power line
8-10
Video:Coal Sludge Millionaire
8-10
Students bike to D.C. to share message
8-9
Pancake weather: WNC Read-for-All novel offers vivid story of mountaintop removal
8-9
Let's get real, on TV and in the campaign
8-9
Atop a decapitated peak with Hoot  
8-9
Mountaintop Minings Devastating Effects on Streams
8-9
The Gangs of D.C.
8-9
McElroy: TVA needs to take change seriously
8-9
Coal trucks burn in Keystone; 3 firefighters injured
8-8
To Vacation or Not, in Tennessee
8-8
Kentucky Author Month
8-8
Stupid Thing of the Week
8-8
Climate-news poem: Blank(enship) verse edition
8-8
Friday roundup, Aug. 7, 2009
8-7
Obama's OSM pick dodges questions on mountaintop removal -  Pizarchik dodges questions on mountaintop removal -   Obama OSM(RE) nominee punts on mountaintop removal
8-7
Let Them Eat Coal Ash: OSM Nominee Pizarchik Must Be Stopped Now
8-7
Peak coal: Coming to Appalachia sooner than you think?  -  Realistic view of coals future crucial
8-7
PATH: Update on power line issue, criticism of Gazette
8-7
Mountaintop removal must be stopped - PATH is blatant corporate greed
8-7
'Citizen Army' Carries Coal's Climate Message to Hinterlands - Mountains Just Get In the Way and other gems from the Coal Lobby   -  Clean Coal Advertising? Dirty Energy Lobbyists Resort to the Bizarre
8-7
Sierra Club will sue to block 2 new Kentucky coal plants
8-7
Smokestacks in the Midwest send sickness to the Northeast
8-7
Films on Stripmining and Mountaintop Removal
8-7
U.S. resists EU climate target for G8 summit
8-7
JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon: Time to Walk the Talk on Coal
8-7
Glacier melt accelerating, federal report concludes
8-7
Shrinking Glaciers Reveal Global Warming in U.S. Northwest
8-6
'Access routes' to Cook cemeteries said to be open despite road blocks
8-6
Thornsbury recusal matter goes to W.Va. supreme court
8-6
PSC limits participation by power line intervenors
8-6
USGS paper has new estimate on coal resources
8-6
Fossil-Fuel Groups Form Circular Firing Squad
8-6
What I would ask OSM(RE) nominee Joe Pizarchik  -  What will Obama OSM(RE) nominee do about coal ash?
8-6
We must protect this grand vision  -  This mining will only boost profit, harm lands  -  Jim Hightower: Some Peace of Mine? (scroll down)
8-6
Sierra Club Calls Out JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dixon
8-6
BIRDERS SPREAD THE WORD ON MOUNTAINTOP REMOVAL
8-6
Coal
8-6
Awestruck: Secretary Solis comes to the coalfields
8-6
Open thread: Six-month evaluation of Coal Tattoo
8-6
Air quality permit for proposed coal plant revoked
8-6
Great moments in spin
8-6
Psychological Barriers Hobble Climate Action
8-6
Time running short for global climate deal: UN
8-6
China Keen To See CO2 Emissions Peak -Top Diplomat
8-5
Hearing set for Obama OSM nominee; citizens oppose confirmation - Citizen groups oppose Pizarchik for OSM(RE) Take Action: We need an ethical Office of Surface Mining Director  -  OSM update: Senate hearing Thursday for Pizarchik
8-5
B. Dan Berger: Conservationists must oppose mountaintop removal
8-5
Labor Secretary hears northern WV coal miners Sec. Solis gets up close view of modern underground mining
8-5
Coal Group Reveals 6 More Forged Lobbying Letters - Forgeries came from coal groups lobbying firm
8-5
Byrd Commends President's Commitment to Programs and Efforts to Improve Clean Coal Technology
8-5
Group pushes 'clean coal' in ad blitz to boost coal-friendly provisions in the Senate climate and energy bill
8-5
ACCCEs Joe Lucas Says Mountaintop Removal Solves Lack Of Flat Space In Appalachia
8-5
Former Marshall football coach: Coal industry is under attack (Well, gee if it is on Fox News, it has to be real!)
8-5
Where does coal come from?
8-5
KWV plans 2 new coal mines in southern W.Va.
8-5
EPA closes Tenn. river for ash cleanup
8-5
Abuse of Land, Water Shows Lack of Stewardship  -  An environmental mess  -  TVA Rate Hike
8-5
Peak Oil Coming in 2020, Says IEAs Top Economist - Now It's Really Official: IEA Chief Economist Says Oil Supplies Running Out Fast, Peak Oil Soon
8-5
U.S. Needs 45 More Nuclear Reactors By 2030: Study
8-5
Report: California must adapt to changing climate
8-5
U.S. climate bill costs low for households: EIA
8-5
Global warming 'could put billions in conflict'
8-5
What conservatives could bring to the climate conversation
8-4
Video with Larry Gibson at The Guardian: Obama's green credentials tested by battle against mountaintop mining
8-4
People of faith rally against mountaintop removal  - Religious leaders call for end to mountaintop removal  - A Candle Burns While Mountains Fall - US churches hold vigil to highlight mountaintop mining disaster
8-4
Massey case plaintiff's try to oust Judge Thornsbury
8-4
Protecting the Cook Family Cemeteries
8-4
MTR mine closing: Samples Mine cites poor coal market Patriot Coal to close Samples Mine; 314 jobs eliminated - High-profile mountaintop removal operation to close, costing 300 jobs - Samples update: High-profile MTR mine shutting down
8-4
W.Va. coal industry faces downturn; Official blames decline on weather, economy, federal stance on permits
8-4
Coal Industry Group Linked to a Dozen Forged Cap-And-Trade Letters  -  Forged climate bill letters spark uproar over astroturfing  - Sierra Club Goes After Coal Group With DOJ Letter  - Coal group outraged by forgeries (they are shocked, they say, shocked!)
8-4
Fate of climate change bill in Congress  -  Waxman-Markey cap-and-trade bill an important topic at the Coal Summit
8-4
See the Mountains of West Virginia...Before They're Blown Up!  -Roselle on eco-tourism: Visit W.Va., see MTR up close
8-4
WVDEPs Huffman responds to AML op-ed  -  No Funds for Acid Mine Drainage in Deckers Creek... Yet
8-4
Roberts re-elected to UMWA post
8-4
Solis, Manchin to visit W.Va. mine today - Labor Secretary coming to W.Va. coal mine
8-4
Alpha Leaders Detail Goals For Companys Future
8-4
Critics take new step to block Kansas coal plant
8-4
Big Coals ill-advised attack on Dollywood rallies the tree huggers
8-4
TVA's latest outrage
8-4
Broad action on climate needed to achieve cuts
8-4
James Lovelock and the End Times
8-4
Global warming is no friend to Russia, ambassador says
8-4
EMHS Students Discover' America
8-3
This Little (Coal-Fired) Light of Mine: Will President Heed 45 Million Prayers?
8-3
Samples Mine future in doubt as workers warned of job losses  - Patriot Coal to close mine in central Appalachia - Patriot Coal to close W.Va. surface mine
8-3
Greens give a thumbs-down to the House energy bill, urge Obama and the Senate to pass stronger anti-global warming legislation
8-3
Environmentalists Come to the Defense of Dolly Parton
8-3
USING HIGHER EDUCATION TO CREATE JOBS AND OPPORTUNITIES IN THE APPALACHIAN COALFIELDS
8-2
Thornsbury says he was Rawl Sales corporate attorney  -  Claims judge not impartial probed - Hearing ordered in Massey lawsuit
8-2
Proud of Appalachian and mining heritage
8-2
Randy Huffman: Deckers Creek important, but drinking water comes first
8-2
Tennessee needs tourists but not threats
8-2
Big Job For New Corps Commander
8-2
Mountain Songs
8-2
Environmentalists ask judge to void permits for Wise plant Environmental Group: Coal Plant Skirting Pollution Laws
8-2
Status of cancer cluster investigations around the country
8-2
Congress To Probe Forged Climate Change Letters
8-2
Navy task force studies arctic climate change
8-2
Corporate Lobbyist Dick Armey: God Wouldnt Allow Global Warming
8-2
Utility Raises Cleanup Cost in Tennessee
 
8-2
Longwall in Australia: NSW opposition says water supply at risk from mining
8-1
Labor secretary to visit Monongalia mine
8-1
Video: Dialogue on Cook Mountain Begins
8-1
Ken Ward Jr.: Friday roundup, July 31, 2009
8-1
Mike Roselle: Come Visit Donnywood
8-1
Jeff Biggers--Big Coal Gone Wild: Bizarre New Reality Program
8-1
Earl Ray Tomblin Wants to be Governor
8-1
Rob Perks: Defending Dolly from Big Coal Bullies
8-1
U.S.: Coal Power Hitting Roadblocks
8-1
TVA raises coal ash tab to $1.2B, reports 3Q loss  -  The coal ash spill you havent heard of
8-1
Judge hears arguments over southwest Va coal plant
8-1
Alpha completes takeover of rival Foundation Coal
8-1
Music benefit aims to save mountaintops
8-1
Appalachian writers find family, home at Hindman
8-1
Coal rush brings jobs back to Ill., Ind., Ky.
8-1
'Terror of the Tug' play celebrates 10 years

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