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2-28
Julian Martin: W.Va.'s problem is overpopulation
2-28
Selenium Pollution and Mountaintop Mining
2-28
Just "2 percent of employment in the central Appalachian region"
2-28
Its best to err on the side of caution
2-28
Educate politicians on the environment
2-28
Ten reasons coal is not clean
2-28
The Dirty Truth Behind Clean Coal
2-28
Patriot Coal: Mine To Be Idle For At Least One Week
2-28
Monsanto bets that global warming is real
2-28
Warming Panel, Under Attack, Seeks Outside Review
2-28
As Obama Pushes Clean Coal, Jeff Biggers Tracks History of Destructive Mining in Reckoning at Eagle Creek: The Secret Legacy of Coal in the Heartland
2-28
Conviction could impact Baard Energy project
2-28
Coal-fired plant may be out of steam before its up
2-28
Here Comes the Sound
2-28
Turkey methane explosion in mine killed 13
2-28
Three CDs of mountain melodies  -  SXSW2010: 10 questions for Ben Sollee
2-28
Line-up for NRDC Presents Music Saves Mountains Announced
2-27
DEP approves Mingo coal-to-gas plant - WVDEP approves Mingo coal-to-gas plant
2-27
W.Va. man guilty of verbal assault on mining foes  -  Rise Up! West Virginia: Justice in the WV Coalfields
2-27
Massey wins protest battle in district court  - Judge issues injunction barring Massey protesters
2-27
Mountaintop Coal Mining Could Decimate Fish Populations
2-27
Environmentalists question coal's place in Obama policy
2-27
Environmentalists want action on Dunkard Creek now - Sierra Club, Highlands Conservancy may sue CONSOL for its Dunkard Creek discharges
2-27
Thousands of miner breathing units being recalled - MSHA and NIOSH launch investigation of CSE breathing device problems
2-27
Court motion in TVA ash spill seeks to combine suits
2-27
Groups ID Toxic Coal Ash Sites in 14 States, Demand Regulations
2-27
State to seek ban of miner over safety records
2-27
Buffalo Creek Tragedy
2-27
NRDC Presents "Music Saves Mountains" Concert  -  Dave Matthews, Emmylou Harris, more to perform at Ryman for 'Music Saves Mountains' - Musicians rally to stop mountaintop removal  - Emmylou Harris Among Guests at "Music Saves Mountains" Concert at Ryman
2-27
Most Credible Climate Skeptic Not So Credible After All
2-27
Senators to propose abandoning cap-and-trade
2-27
Nuclear Reactors, Dams at Risk Due to Global Warming
2-27
Coffee hit by global warming, growers say
2-26
Remembering Buffalo Creek
2-26
Bill would ban new coal waste impoundments, 38 years after Buffallo Creek
2-26
Coal-Fired Power On the Way Out? By Lester R. Brown
2-26
Jackson Seeks $30M for Hydrofracking Study
2-26
Dunkard Creek update: Citizens to sue over CONSOL pollution - CONSOL could face suit over Dunkard Creek pollution
2-26
Ky. coal legislators defend industry as activists call for change  - Environmentalists say they're tired of being ignored by legislature
2-26
WV Lawmakers Vote to Uphold Nuclear Plant Ban
2-26
Why do coal miners protest regulation?
2-26
Author and anti-coal activist Jeff Biggers talks about the coal roots of Black History Month and will be speaking Friday in Harlem
2-26
Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies Series Explores the History and Impact of Coal Mining in the Appalachians
2-26
A podcast with a conscious vibe
2-26
Panel speaks on mountaintop removal
2-26
New report: More water poisoned by coal ash
2-26
India to Start Clean Energy Fund by Taxing Coal Use
2-26
NY Times: Dont let schemes by unscrupulous operators blunt mine safety reforms
2-26
TVA Spends Money on Lawmakers, Avoids Oversight
2-26
Foreman charged in Federal No. 2 scandal
2-26
'Scalped' mountains
2-26
Climate change report sets out an apocalyptic vision of Britain
2-26
Belief In Climate Change Hinges On Worldview
2-26
Why Climate Change Is Dead In The Senate; GOP is focused on "cheap" domestic energy
2-26
Antarctic melting due to global warming; sea levels may rise
2-26
Climate change a global danger, Ban says  -  Official: Climate change treaty unlikely this year
2-26
Oceans are new front in fight against global warming: UN
2-26
Common Sense and the Attack on the IPCC
2-26
BRIEF: 'Burning The Future' Documentary In West Hartford On March 2
2-26
Your status updates' carbon footprint
2-26
Music for the Mountains  -  Ben Sollee and Daniel Martin Moore bring their message to Cincinnati
2-26
Would UT sell its soul?
2-26
Times photo entries honored
2-25
Environmentalists gather at Capitol
2-25
Appalachian strip mines have long-term environmental effect
2-25
Controversial bill would give Environmental Council more authority
2-25
James Kotcon: Energy policy falls short
2-25
Mountain Justice Spring Break: REGISTER NOW
2-25
ENVIRO LAW ON CAMPUS (scroll down)
2-25
Report: Contamination from coal ash waste is worse than EPA says
2-25
Coal ash problems spread as EPA dithers, groups say  -  New cases of water pollution documented at U.S. coal ash dumps
2-25
Slurry spill cleanup in progress  -  Crews cleaning coal-washing spill in eastern KY - Slurry Spill in Martin County, Ky., Concerns Residents
2-25
Review: Grass Stains are good for ya
2-25
Recent State FOIA Ruling Prompts Legislation
2-25
Senate weighs final push to move climate bill
2-25
U.N. agrees to refine climate data
2-25
Your Car & Your Meat-Eating: The Biggest Causes of Climate Change
2-25
Album Review: Ben Sollee & Daniel Martin Moore - Dear Companion  -  Proceeds from Duos New Album To Benefit Boones Appalachian Voices  - Dear Companion brings relaxed twangy protest
2-25
Coal companies encouraged to rebuild honeybee populations
2-25
Coal Futures
2-25
ND coal drying plant doesn't need mining permit
2-25
Judge rejects coal company's Ill. lawsuit vs. MHSA
2-24
Fight MTR in ATL: March 1st
2-24
Judge extends Marfork restraining order - Protest ban at Massey complex extended  - TRO against Massey protests extended  
2-24
Black water spill: Crews are cleaning up after a black water spill turns a creek black in Martin County. Don't worry girls and boys --toxic sludge is good for you!  - Minor Slurry Spill in Martin County, Ky., Concerns Residents
2-24
Meetings Continue Over Large Mine's Future
2-24
What's the Matter With Midwestern Democrats and Coal?
2-24
Monongalia County mine faces federal investigation, official says
2-24
Mine appeals clog MSHA enforcement process
2-24
Officials explore cause, possible solutions to MSHA backlog
2-24
Crandall Canyon: Tragedy to misery for inspector
2-24
Catherine Pancake On the Impact of Black Diamonds, Her 2006 Film About Mountaintop Removal
2-24
Mountaintop removal threatens communities
2-24
Storms of My Grandchildren
2-24
EPA Chief Goes Toe-To-Toe With Senate GOP Over Climate Science
2-24
Global Warming to Bring Fewer, Stronger Hurricanes
2-24
Greater efforts needed to curb global warming UN report
2-23
Mountaintop Mining Poisons Fish
2-23
Two Jailed Pro-Mountain Activists Stage Hunger Strike Against Excessive Bail
2-23
Lives will be lost if blasting breaks dam  -  Massey Energy is not pro West Virginia (scroll down)
2-23
Massey due in court on protest ban
2-23
Mine hailed as model of safety faces federal probe
2-23
UMW endorses Rahall, Mollohan
2-23
Massey changes executives' severance formula
2-23
Coal-state Democrats oppose global-warming rules
2-23
Massey, Alpha challenge EPA on greenhouse gases
2-23
E.P.A. Plans to Phase in Regulation of Emissions
2-23
Students protest against coal
2-23
State of Mines
2-23
World's coral reefs could disintegrate by 2100
2-22
Judge rules on Water Act violations
2-22
Mountain Mama
2-22
Rocky IV joins charge against EPA greenhouse rules
2-22
 
Bill supporters back clean water, air
2-22
Rahall says delay on cap-and-trade was attempt to improve bill for W.Va.
2-22
Obama Mounts a Last-Ditch Attempt to Pass a 'Hybrid' Climate and Energy Bill
2-22
First Annual KobreGuide Awards Prizewinners: - Environment: Leveling Appalachia
2-22
An Iowa Interview with Appalachian Voices
2-22
Study: Warming to bring stronger hurricanes
2-22
Methane levels may see 'runaway' rise, scientists warn
2-21
A mine fight that has lasted 36 years: Science, policy, pressure pay off with new B.C. mining ban
2-21
MSHA: Oppegard critical of Joe Main initiative
2-21
Rahall says hes not defending the EPA
2-21
Consol Energy announces layoffs at Clay County based Fola Coal: Missing from yesterdays press release was any mention of "nuisance lawsuits" and environmentalists. Perhaps Consol Energy is trying out something called the truth for a change. The facts are simple had Fola Coal not been breaking the laws that govern the Clean Water Act their permits never would have come into question. These layoffs are simply a result of their own misconduct.
2-21
Senator Rockefeller troubled about the news of layoffs at CONSOLs Fola Mine
2-21
Legendary environmentalist arrested
2-21
Environmental heroine
2-21
The Climate Change Rally You've Probably Never Heard About
2-21
Save Winter. Stop the Oil Sands.
2-21
Bill to restrict coal mining is dead
2-21
Kentuckians Sollee, Moore offer plea to save the hills with album 'Dear Companion'
2-21
Bashing federal regulators grows popular in state
2-21
Perspectives: Azusa Rock follows an Appalachian model
2-21
Saving the Amazon may be the most cost-effective way to cut greenhouse gas emissions
2-21
Acidified landscape around ocean vents foretells grim future for coral reefs
2-20
Fola Coal update: Bad news and good news  - Consol to lay off 157 in Clay County; 300 will keep jobs - Consol announces restructuring at Fola site
2-20
Tell Obama to Stop Nuclear Loan Guarantees
2-20
Mamas, Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to be Mike Roselle
2-20
Mike Roselle: "I Won't Stop Breaking the Law Until They (Massey Energy Corp.) Stops"
2-20
Marshall selected to lead energy project
2-20
Mine safety advocates 'disappointed' with MSHA's fatality prevention program
2-20
WJU Hosts National Event: The Ignatian Solidarity Network Spring Teach-In
2-20
28th Annual Public Interest Environmental Law Conference
2-20
New Rules Could Affect Coal Plants
2-20
Congress Launches Investigation Into Gas Drilling Practices  - House Panel Probing Natural Gas 'Hydrofracking' Process
2-20
Facebook folly
2-20
Greenpeace puts heat on Facebook over coal use for new datacenter
2-20
Iceberg Ahead
2-20
Wisc. may shut down five coal-fired power plants
2-20
CO2 Capture and Storage Gains a Growing Foothold
2-20
Ken Hechler: Mountain Top Removal: Scourge of the People  
2-20
I Love Mountains -- An Evening with Larry Gibson
2-20
Saving Appalachia from mining one song at a time
2-20
Hannah Teter, Gold-Medal Snowboarder, Carves a Meaningful Life
2-19
Massey condemns protesters as domestic terrorists  - Brushy Fork protest: Activists occupy Massey offices 3 charged with trespassing at W.Va. Massey office - Activists occupy Marfork Coal Company, Pettus WV
2-19
Arrests, Actions: Does JP Morgan Chase Fund Crime in Appalachia?
2-19
Bees hurt by mountaintop removal coal mining  - Bill proposed to repopulate bees - Miners asked to help bees - EKU researcher: Bees hurt by mountaintop removal
2-19
Coal Companies Help Environment by Blowing Up Mountains, Wamp Says  - GOP candidates criticize environmental regulators  -  Republicans bash environmental regulators  - Ron Ramsey Calls TDEC 'Out Of Control'
2-19
Discussion highlights dangers of mining
2-19
Montana-B.C. agree: No ripping up the flathead  -  B.C. mining, drilling ban a done deal
2-19
Limit studied on how quickly an official can turn lobbyist - What you need to know about lobbyists in W.Va.
2-19
Business, Labor Groups Urge Energy Transmission Upgrades
2-19
Virginia Files Challenge to EPA Greenhouse Gas Regulation
 
2-19
Students demonstrate coal mining destruction
2-19
Internet to Chase: Stop Destroying the Mountains
2-19
Mountaintop removal more hazard than inconvenience
2-19
Mountaintop Removal Mining: Why Theres No Such Thing as Clean Coal
2-19
Prosperity by Destroying the Earth
2-18
Tweet Against Mountaintop Removal Mining This Thursday
2-18
Update: The race to stand up for coal
2-18
Energy bill sent out to Senate; Measure removes ban on nuclear power plants
2-18
Sen. Graham Promotes Nuclear Power,' Clean Coal' in Draft Renewables Bill
2-18
Environmental Advocates Are Cooling on Obama
2-18
Fed loan guarantees may boost nuclear power return
2-18
History: Mountain State saga
2-18
State DEP report says longwall mining caused subsidence at dam
2-18
Peaks stripped for coal
2-18
TVA ash spill cleanup of Emory River is 70 percent done
2-18
Black Water Rafting: When Will the EPA Enforce Coal Ash Laws in Alabama?
2-18
Complaint cites health threats at Alabama dump taking TVA's spilled coal ash
2-18
Budget Wielded to Cut Greenhouse Gases
2-18
Concert review: Kathy Mattea's 'Coal Journey' combines serious message with warm songs
2-18
IU's ArtsWeek 2010 to present 'Standing Up for the Mountains,' 'Miami Made'
2-18
Fact-checking UNC's coal claims
2-18
Awareness needed on mountaintop removal
2-17
Report: Mountaintop-removal damage outlives 'reclamation'  - Read the report - New GAO report documents mountaintop removal damage - New GAO Report Examines Valley Fills
2-17
Coal lobby airs EPA complaints to lawmakers
2-17
Lawsuits Roll In as EPA 'Endangerment' Deadline Looms
2-17
Coal chief seeks clarity on permits
2-17
Coal always angling for breaks
2-17
Rahall tells coal industry: I am with you 
2-17
WV governor argues against coal ash regulation
2-17
DEP study blames Consol for leaking Pa. park dam
2-17
The Clean Coal Con
2-17
Recent state FOIA ruling prompts legislation
2-17
Shareholder Activism, Yes You Can
2-17
TVA ash spill cleanup of Emory River is 70 percent done
2-17
Memoir of Coal River Mountain Tree Sit
2-17
Greene Twp. residents oppose landfill
2-17
An Ominous Warning on the Effects of Ocean Acidification
2-16
OSMREs intrepid and private coalfield tour
2-16
Does the President's "Clean Coal" Glibness Turn American Citizens into Acceptable Collateral Damage?
2-16
Va. senate will not take up surface mining bill  -  Boucher to host public meeting on energy issues
2-16
He Wants To Defend Coal
2-16
Rockefeller says remark not aimed at Obama agenda
2-16
Don't call coal ash hazardous waste, Manchin asks EPA
2-16
Dominion stokes the coal industry, but says it's a friend to the environment
2-16
Alabama sides with TVA in pollution nuisance suit
2-16
Kentucky singer-songwriters team up to take on the coal industry
2-16
Sacrificing your life for Corporate profits with UnClean Coal -   Big Coal Impersonating Charities?
2-16
Wading into mountaintop removal
2-16
TVA plans for changing future
2-16
Series of missteps by climate scientists threatens climate-change agenda
2-16
Lack of Direction on Climate Change Hobbles Carbon Trading
2-16
Stewart Pokes Fun at those Poking Fun at Climate Change
2-16
Less fog puts redwoods at risk, scientists say
2-15
Coal strategy: Demonize and distort the facts
2-15
Changing Times For Surface Mines
2-15
Land use planning bill gets referred to subcommittee 
2-15
Speakers say bill would save streams, kill jobs
2-15
Coal fight on Va. capitol steps
2-15
Oceans' acidity rate is soaring, claims study
2-15
How global warming contributed to the snow
2-15
Can Climate Shift the Biology of Ecosystems?
2-15
CoalWatch group bringing speaker on mine to meeting in Courtenay
2-15
Obama Defends UnClean Coal, Tells Renewables Activist "Don't Be Stubborn"
2-14
Bill would form future of energy commission
2-14
Take Action: RAN's JP Morgan Chase Social Media Day of Action
2-14
Obama "beginning not to be believable to me," says Rockefeller  - Senator questions Obamas coal policy
2-14
Every voice counts
2-14
New leader looks to fire up Sierra Club
2-14
U.S. Supreme Court Corporate Political Contributions Can Hamper Justice: Here Is A Prime Example
2-14
Flawed samples, bankruptcy complicate TVA spill
2-14
Family size has become the great unmentionable of the campaign for more environmentally friendly lifestyles
2-14
Two Who Make Me Proud to Be a Kentuckian: Jean Ritchie and Wendell Berry
2-13
Manchin to EPA: Leave our coal ash alone
2-13
EPA Releases New Coal Ash Guidelines
2-13
A Class- Conscious Strategy For Ending Mountain Top Removal Mining?
2-13
Senate's well-drilling rule draws environmentalist fire
2-13
MSHA targets mine violations that lead to deaths  - Mining Deaths Reach 589 Fatalities in 10 Years, New Initiatives Unveiled  - MSHA kicks off Rules to Live By campaign
2-13
Illinois lawmaker proposes public meetings before coal mining begins
2-13
As politicians waffle on climate change, glaciers exit Glacier National Park  -  Glaciers: Changing at More Than a Glacial Pace
2-13
Sierra Club, Audubon file federal lawsuit over Arkansas coal plant
2-13
An Underground Gas Factory in the Woods
2-13
Daryl Hannah: at last the blonde has more fun
2-13
Obama nuke plant loan reflects new energy strategy
2-13
TVAs top executive says additional rates increases possible this year
2-13
Warming Water Spurs U.S. to Consider ESA Protection for 82 Coral Species
2-13
Singer says there's a covert war in Appalachia
2-13
Michigan Yoopers Keep Close Eye on Calif. Mining Struggle
2-13
Ready to Get Pissed Off at Mountaintop Removal Mining? Watch This. (Video)
2-12
Feb. 12 WVEC Green Legislative Update  - Feb. 12 Capital Eye From WVCAG
2-12
Mountains rally gets celebrity support - Mattea decries mountaintop; calls for 'civil discourse' -Mountaintop removal foes rally in Ky., Va.  -  Coal Miners' Prayer: End Mountaintop Removal Now in KY and VA  - I Love Mountains Rally Held In Frankfort - Kathy Mattea sings at Frankfort rally against mountaintop mining - Hundreds gather to advocate end of mountaintop removal - Mountaintop removal coal mining bills draw hundreds of supporters in Virginia, Kentucky - Environmentalists rally in Frankfort to protest mountaintop mining  - Photos
2-12
Stream saver - Bill would prohibit dumping in streams
2-12
The Big Shake: Is Chicago Earthquake a Wake Up Call for UnClean Coal?
2-12
Blankenship nets $3.8 million in Massey stock deal - Massey Energy shares drop after JPMorgan downgrades company following big run in stock  -  Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship Sells Stock Worth $5.8M - CBL
2-12
School board considers new environmental science standards
2-12
Big utility news: First Energy to buy Allegheny Energy - FirstEnergy buying power rival Allegheny Energy
2-12
An Open Letter to President Obama: No More "Clean" Coal
2-12
Democratics. Hear from WV Council of Churches
2-12
UNC stutter-steps on its way to becoming coal-free
2-12
MSHA launches new mine safety initiative
2-12
Federal mining officials declare slide as an emergency - Federal officials say Wheelwright mudslide was mine-related
2-12
Utah House of Reps Passes Resolution Calling Climate Change a Conspiracy (Wanna bet that Gov. Manchin is jealous WV legislators didn't get there first?) - Utah Lawmakers, In Thrall to Big Coal and Big Agriculture, Attack Climate-Change "Conspiracy"
2-12
Colbert Rips Fox News For Using Snowstorm To Deny Global Warming (VIDEO)
2-12
Skeptic update: Snowpocalypse vs global warming?
2-12
Global warming 'tipping points' may arrive without warning
2-12
Cap-And-Trade Opposition Doesn't Shield W.Va. Reps From Anti-Coal Rap
2-12
Climate-Change Debate Is Heating Up in Deep Freeze
2-12
Global Warming and Weather Psychology
2-12
'Saudi Arabia of Coal' brings mountaintop removal to the stage: 'Saudi Arabia of Coal' looks at the dispute over mountaintop-removal mining
2-11
Coal Miners Join Historic Rallies to End Mountaintop Removal
2-11
Senate bill would stimulate strategizing on WV's energy future - Upset with fed mining permit scrutiny, W.Va. House forms oversight committee
2-11
Virginia lawmakers to consider Stream Saver fill ban
2-11
Longview Power to study CCS for new W.Va. plant
2-11
Coal lobby: Are they honest brokers on CCS?
2-11
Focus on coal facts rather than stoking fears  -  Just the facts
2-11
Fighting for mountain justice in Appalachia
2-11
Dragline - Magnificent Photography Highlights Mountaintop Removal Mining
2-11
NW power plan: No coal; only wind, gas, efficiency  - Conservation efforts will play key role in meeting Northwest's energy needs
2-11
British Columbia Vows Ban on Mining, Drilling Near Glacier National Park
2-11
Put sponsor decals on lawmakers like NASCAR
2-11
Obama: The Making of a UnClean Coal President
2-11
Obama's Rope-Line Debate on Coal
2-11
Senators Introduce Bill to Reduce Power Plant Pollutants - Senators Go Straight at Coal in The Clean Air Act Amendments of 2010
2-11
EPA closes more of Emory River for cleanup of TVA ash spill  - Emory River to remain closed until May 15
2-11
Four TVA nominees testify
2-11
22 Electric Utilities Develop Coal Ash Impoundment Action Plans
2-11
Politics, Science Collide Over Recent Snow Storms - Another Blizzard: What Happened to Global Warming?
2-10
More on Brushy Fork: Where was WVDEP?  -  Environmentalists hope safety violation sends message to state officials
2-10
Speaker Thompson and permits: Looking at all issues?  - Legislature Will Look at Coal Permits
2-10
EPA may have the final say on what the region does with coal
2-10
The Story of Coals Dirty, Deadly Legacy
2-10
Jim Sconyers: Who will lead on mining?
2-10
Mining industry has long history of violence
2-10
Officials say no mines in Canada-US border region
2-10
Agency Proposes Climate Service to Spur Adaptation  -  Today's global warming forecast? Check Obama's new climate change website
2-10
W.Va. lawmakers again try to referee gas drilling  -  Minard works to weaken WVDEPs new drilling rules
2-10
Are utilities' plans for shoring up hazardous coal ash dams good enough?  -  EPA to update Pines residents about coal ash contamination
2-10
Coal operator expands into natural gas in Pennsylvania
2-10
CSB barred from probe of Conn. power plant explosion
2-10
Rape of Appalachia/An appeal to the American people
2-10
Drilling, mining have connection
2-10
Mountaintop mining seminar at TMC
2-9
After feds step in, DEP cites Massey dam  - After OSMRE probe, WVDEP cites Massey dam - Massey cited for safety violation after gaining environmental honors  - Massey cited for violation at W.Va. slurry dam
2-9
For industry, Spruce mine a case study in frustrations of getting mining permit
2-9
Surface mining allows cattle to graze on land previously unusable say proponents  -  Officials say coal companies providing opportunity by reshaping landscape
2-9
Anyone can help stop mountain top removal mining, says tree-sitter.
2-9
Activists ask judge to dismiss Massey lawsuit
2-9
'Hallway deal' resulted in more lax oil-gas regulations
2-9
Coal Ad Blitz Launches New Spot as Industry Sees Political Gains
2-9
The fire still burns: Centralias last days
2-9
Caterpillar joins FutureGen dirty coal alliance
2-9
Dont get too excited about states coal ash rules
2-9
U.S. proposes new climate service
2-8
Coal mining practices that destroy, not just the land, but entire communities  -  Is it possible to pick up the pieces and rebuild a mountain?
2-8
Reported Facebook poster to keep job
2-8
Muffin tops for mountaintops
2-8
Climate change, pollution are suspects in rusty blackbirds' plummeting numbers
2-8
Think-tanks take oil money and use it to fund climate deniers
2-8
Lobbyists Rush to Block EPA Action on Climate Change
2-8
Water at core of climate change impacts-UN experts
2-8
New errors in IPCC climate change report
2-8
U.N. Climate Panel Reviews Dutch Sea Level Glitch
2-8
Tibet Temperatures Hit Record High In 2009
2-8
The extreme floods in Cumbria
2-8
India likely to face coal shock
2-8
If they cant survive without help, let market weed them out
2-8
MSU can't afford to continue burning coal
2-7
Lindytown and Prenter: Clay County Wake Up Call  - Former mining employee speaks out
2-7
Terrible history--West Virginia's mine wars  - W.Va. immigrant workers found land of danger, servitude
2-7
Rahall: Coal ads needed in D.C.    -  Rahall opposes plan to reduce permit funds
2-7
 
Proposed coal mining rule changes spark fierce debate - Supervisors oppose surface mining refuse control bill
2-7
Can the myth of clean coal become a reality?
2-7
Character of Marcellus Shale Gas Play Becoming Clearer
2-7
Earth and the Balance of Powers: What the Citizens United Ruling Means for the Environment
2-7
The fight against a big, polluting coal-fired plant has many fronts, at the local and the state level
2-7
Obama's Nuclear Giveaway
2-7
Arctic melting to cost $2.4 trillion U.S. by 2050: Study  -  Arctic Climate Changing Faster Than Expected
2-7
EPA Reveals High Hazard Potential at More Coal Ash Ponds
2-6
Letter from a West Virginia Jail
2-6
An Old Prayer for Clean Coal: Strip-Mining Jesus
2-6
Group looks to post-coal West Virginia
2-6
Happy Birthday, Coal Tattoo!
2-6
State Hears from Residents on Proposed Coal Burning Plant
2-6
Centralia, Pa., coal fire is one of hundreds that burn in the U.S. -Town's smoldering coal sickens many
2-6
Mobile company rejects waste liquids from coal ash landfill
2-6
As sea level rises so does the level of climate change denial
2-6
Why mountaintop removal mining must be abated
2-5
Coal study details benefits, ignores costs - Coal lobby study touts industrys benefits to W.Va. - Mining Symposium Held in Charleston 
2-5
New ruling: WVDEP deals dont insulate coal companies
2-5
Senate committee plans for West Virginia's post-coal economy
2-5
Gov. Manchins White House talking points  -  Manchin says coal talk was a start
2-5
Sen. Rockefeller Criticizes Obama Over Coal Policy  - Rahall blasts Obama OSMRE cuts, coal tax plans  - Rahall reacts to Obamas surface mining budget cuts
2-5
Mining protesters claim Massey inflated damage claims to get trespassing case before feds  -  Celebrating Trespassers  - Tree-sitter update: TRO extended, hearing postponed
2-5
DEP to Rewrite Brine Water Land Application Permits
2-5
Look Out "Clean Carbon Neutral Coal" Ads: FTC Moves May Signal Start of 'Greenwashing' Crackdown
2-5
Climate Debate in Senate Keeps Coming Back to Limits on Power Plants
2-5
EPA Proposes More Restrictive Smog Standard
2-5
US senators move to curb mercury, sulfur in air
2-5
Nuclear Power Revival: The Obama Administration's Plans For Nuclear Energy
2-5
Bill Introduced Calls For Constitutional Amendment to Tackle Campaign Finance Ruling
2-5
Congress Must Act in Wake of Supreme Court Ruling on Campaign Financing, League of Women Voters Says
2-5
MSHAs Joe Main calls for industry cultural change
2-5
New video on saving the Kanawha State Forest
2-5
EPA releases more utility coal ash reports
2-5
Coal truck in fatal accident in October had faulty brake switch; Report also states victim was driving overloaded vehicle
2-5
India's Roaring Economy Is Hitched to a Galloping Addiction to Coal
2-5
Scientists, students, Sierra Club call on UNC to drop coal
2-5
Legislators must reverse trend, preserve land, water
2-5
Kennedy: Environment, economy interrelated
2-4
Obama Administration proposes cutting tax breaks for coal producers
2-4
Obama announces plan to speed carbon capture (from the article: -The governor also said mountaintop removal was high on the president's radar screen. "There's no bones about it," Manchin said, "They're not a fan of mountaintop removal." ) Manchin defends coal to Obama  - Manchin meets with Obama, carbon storage task force created - Obama, governors announce 'clean coal' proposals - Rockefeller Commends Interagency Effort to Develop and Deploy Carbon Capture and Storage for Coal - Governor Talks With President About Energy
2-4
Bring Back Van Jones! Blindsiding Clean Energy with Dirty Coal - Obama Pushing Clean Coal, Green Jobs - Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear praises Obama (un)clean-coal directive
2-4
There Is No "Clean Coal," But Obama Is Right about an Energy and Climate Bill  - Report: US should spend more on biofuels - President Touts His Alternative Fuels Plan - Obama unveils coal, biofuel plans
2-4
Massey wants tree sitters to pay for lost production time
2-4
Coal summit results unclear
2-4
Environmental activist discusses coal-free future
2-4
Marshall Chief of Staff Takes Job with Coal Group
2-4
Massey outlines plans to up coal production 
2-4
Kanawha State Forest Coalition Against Proposed Mining Site
2-4
Utah gov given $10,000 by coal co. seeking permit
2-4
Democratic EPA Moves Decisively on Coal
2-4
UNC-CH is urged to give up coal
2-4
Groundwater testing begins at coal ash dump used by universities
2-4
Methane: The New Climate Change Indicator
2-3
Breaking: Obama to announce task force to speed CCS  - King Coals Top Lobbyist to Meet Obama
2-3
Natural gas drilling poses threat to region's groundwater
2-3
Analysis: Coal will be key issue in Rahall race  -  Reminder: Spike Maynard on the Aracoma Mine fire  - Spike Maynard switches to GOP
2-3
Gov. Manchin going to Washington - Manchin to meet with Obama, Biden
2-3
Rockefeller defends tax breaks for big coal  - Kentucky lawmakers demonstrate how to defend dirty coal subsidies  - Do coal companies need taxpayer subsidies?
2-3
Obama: Cap-And-trade May Be Separate In Senate Bill
2-3
Tiny Virginia Town Approves Giant Coal-Fired Power Plant  -  Va town OKs zoning changes for coal-fired plant
2-3
'Clean coal' heads to Illinois
2-3
MSHA announces two initiatives
2-3
NC to require monitoring of ash ponds
2-3
Utility Blames Engineers for Giant Ash Spill
2-3
Coal Giant Wins Court Injunction Against Nonviolent Protesters
2-3
EU Agrees To Split Billions For Green Power, Coal
2-3
Global Warming May Cook Sea Turtle Eggs
2-3
Grandpa was a coal miner
2-2
Judge blocks further protests against Massey  -  Judge Berger gives Massey order on mine protests  - Judge Bars Protesters From Massey Mines in W.Va.
2-2
Former justice Maynard goes after Rahall  -  Spike Maynard to face Rahall in congressional challenge  - Maynard wants to stop Washingtons War on Coal (and increase Coal's war (they are using explosives!) on our mountain communities, our forests, our water, our vestige of democracy...)
2-2
Obama proposes cuts in OSM budget - Obama budget brings back AML reform proposal - Obama tries again to cut cleanup money to states and Indian tribes that have completed cleanup of abandoned coal mines  - Obama proposes cuts in OSMRE budget - DoD, VA, DHS among big gainers in '11 budget
2-2
Former mine permits chief files 'whistleblower' suit
2-2
Aracoma fire survivors win round in Massey court battle
2-2
US defense review says military planners should factor climate change into long-term strategy  -  Global deal on climate change in 2010 'all but impossible'
2-2
Multimedia theatrical production 'Saudi Arabia' shows dark side of coal
2-2
South's Top 10 Endangered Areas Vulnerable to Global Warming, Development
2-2
Environmental group: Uranium mines a threat
2-2
Appalachian author shines light on coal industry
2-2
Consumers Energy faces shareholder resolution over coal ash - Toxic dumping must stop in Perry County
2-2
55 Nations Set 2020 Carbon Goals Since Copenhagen
2-2
Global warming: Undeniable evidence
2-2
Report: Wyoming water vulnerable to climate change
2-2
"Clean-Coal" Power Plant Set for Texas
2-1
Planned mountaintop mine upsets Kanawha State Forest users - Strip mines closing in on Kanawha State Forest
2-1
Historic: Battlefield battle
2-1
Harvard Ayers: Second Battle of Blair Mountain
2-1
Coal-free future begins in Kentucky
2-1
Group lists South's most-endangered sites
2-1
Reprinted in Columbus Dispatch: Both sides distrust EPA in mining debate
2-1
Protecting Tennessee's environment of critical importance
2-1
Climate Change and the S.E.C.
2-1
'Clean coal' plant in N.J. fuels pols' ire
2-1
Bread & Puppets imagery packs political punch

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