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5-31
'Last Mountain' takes W.Va. mining story to nation - Mountaintop removal documentary hits theatres soon - RFK Jr. film The Last Mountain aims to make mountaintop removal in W.Va. a national fight - Kennedy: Coal companies subvert democracy - 'Last Mountain' takes W.Va. mining story to nation
5-31
State Court Declines To Block Massey Merger; Unseals Some Documents - Supreme Court refuses to block Alpha-Massey deal - Documents: Alpha CEO Crutchfield made secret deal to hire Massey execs linked to UBB disaster - Massey Shareholders Looking To Halt Sale To Alpha Natural - Massey Investors Lose State Court Bid to Block Vote on $7 Billion Buyout - W.Va. SC declines to block Massey merger
5-31
History & Resistance on Blair Mountain
5-31
Mine safety: Daily concern
5-31
Help Fund Twilight in the Mountains: The New Ghost Towns of Appalachia
5-31
Minnesota governor vetoes bill supporting more coal-fired generation
5-31
Global warming: Bleaker and bleaker
5-31
The Sky Really Is Falling 
5-30
Appalachian and National Groups Intervene in Support of EPA Veto of Mountaintop Removal Mining Operation
5-30

Alpha Natural Resources: CEO foresees decline of W.Va. coal
5-30
Sierra Club sues coal company over Ky. water
5-30
'Mountain' comes to Burns Film Center, revealing personal toll of coal pollution
5-30
Dada Films and Uncommon Productions Launch Video Campaign Against Mountaintop Removal Mining
5-30
Time to be honest
5-30
Climate change is problem we ignore to our detriment
5-30
An Unlikely Power Duo Emerges in the Global Fight Against Climate Change
5-30

Climate change to deal blow to fruits, nuts: study

5-29
Blair Mountain march benefit concert June 5
5-29
Democrats want hearing on Marcellus impacts  - Could Smog Shroud the Marcellus Shale's Natural Gas Boom?
5-29
Don Blankenship: The most dangerous man to America, is in America - Documents: Massey board was warned about rock-dusting problems at Upper Big Branch Mine - Mine Disaster Started With Company Culture
5-29
ICG stockholders try to delay sale
5-29
Calculating the cost of coal
5-29
Massey suitor sets safety as goal
5-29
Nelson: Coal mine disaster report makes argument for regulation
5-29
Bobby Kennedy Jr Slams Mountaintop Coal Mining
5-29
Climate connection: Fossil fuels are fueling our severe weather
5-29
Ocean acidification is latest manifestation of global warming
5-29
China drought affects more than 34 million people
5-28
Duke-Progress ask suppliers about mountaintop coal
5-28
Gazette, NPR seek records in Massey-Alpha merger case
5-28
CIL revives talks with Alpha Resources for Massey
5-28
DEP sets extra conditions wells by W.Va. creek
5-28
Variety: 'Last' mines human tragedy - NBC Washington Niteside Blog: 'The Last Mountain': Appalachia vs. Big Coal - Robert Kennedy, Jr. Gets a Bird of Prey: The Last Mountain Premiere
5-28
Seniors decry Appalachian Power's latest rate hike proposal
5-28
Sierra Club sues coal company ICG Hazard
5-28
Independent Gatewood Galbraith collects the 5,000 signatures needed to be put on Nov. 8 ballot
5-28
Delaware judge delays ruling in Massey investor lawsuit
5-28
460 millionth birthday bringing attention to mountaintop mining
5-28
GE Sees Solar Power Becoming Cheaper Than Fossil In Five Years (and it's already far cheaper when the true cost of burning coal is factored into the equation)
5-28
New Jersey Quits RGGI, Bans Coal Plants
5-28
MSHA warns outdoor enthusiasts to avoid mine sites
5-28
GOP presidential hopefuls shift stances on global warming after taking heat from their party
5-28
Chicago Builds Momentum for Moving Beyond Coal
5-27
Environmental Activism: 33rd Mountainfilm in Telluride Focuses on Action
5-27
Video: Emmylou Harris Raises Awareness for Film "The Last Mountain" and March Against Mountaintop Removal Mining  - 'The Last Mountain': Appalachia vs. Big Coal
5-27
Proposed W.Va. Coal-to-Liquid Plant Proceeds as Other Companies Hold Off on Similar Projects - Military could use climate-killing liquid coal
5-27
Letters: Mountaintop removal destruction for profit
5-27
US promotes climate aid to skeptical Congress
5-27
Ohio's plants and insects adapting to climate change in unexpected ways: video
5-27
What Motivates Climate Change Deniers?
5-27
Cancer now main cause of death in China
5-27
Massey Energy Normalized Deviance Prior to West Virginia Mine Disaster: Report
5-26
Massey Managers Believed Coal Company Was Target of Obama Conspiracy - Massey Directors Saw U.S. 'Conspiracy' Against Company - Obama was out to destroy coal miner Massey: lawsuit
5-26
Massey-Alpha merger challenge hits state Supreme Court - Investors ask W.Va. Supreme Court to prevent shareholder vote on $7.1B Massey sale 
5-26
Strine to hear novel shareholder challenge to $7B Massey deal
5-26
Natural gas industry launches W.Va. support bid  -  Fracking threatens state's environment
5-26
Scientific American: Mountaintop Mining Communities: Feeling Verklempt
5-26
A Local Struggle to Save an Appalachian Mountain is a Battle for us All - West Virginia Protest March Will Link Campaign to Stop Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining and Labor Solidarity
5-26
Mountaintop removal litigation update
5-26
'Mountain' comes to Burns Film Center, revealing personal toll of coal pollution - EXCLUSIVE: Bobby Kennedy Jr. Says Obama Needs to Stop With the 'Clean Coal' Phrase - Mountaintop Mining Movie: The Last Mountain, featuring Robert Kennedy Jr.
5-26
New study details safety advantage of union mines
5-26
Mine Is In Compliance Over Slurry
5-26
Will Alpha Listen to Coalfield Residents?
5-26
Lasting Legacy of UBB Should Be Safer Mines
5-26

Coal 'ghost towns' loom in West Virginia
5-26
Global Warming May Increase the Capacity of Trees to Store Carbon
5-25

Massey sale decision came amid internal push over safety - Court Papers Signal Concern Over W. Va. Mine Company's Safety Record

5-25
Feds Demand Records of Mine Firms Massey, Peabody
5-25
Alpha-Massey merger headed to Supreme Court
5-25
Documents: Alpha would have hired Blankenship
5-25
Awareness into action
5-25
Artists Join Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., and Broad Coalition to Speak Out Against Mountaintop Removal Mining in Online Video Campaign - AM 1090 Eco-Minute: SIFF The Last Mountain - Can a movie change the game for mountaintop removal? - Bobby Kennedy Jr. featured in Sundance selection - Democracy Now! The Fight over Coal Mining is a Fight About Democracy: New Documentary with Robert Kennedy, Jr. Chronicles Campaign to Halt Mountaintop Removal
5-25
Concerns pervade Marcellus drilling - Union says Marcellus jobs should go to W.Va. workers
5-25
Chicago Coal Protests Escalate: River Barge Halted By Banner, Fisk Occupation Paints Down
5-25
Increased Level of Greenhouse Gases in Oceans Lead to Mass Extinction of Marine Life
5-25
Buyers Beware: Black Cloud Looms Over Coal
5-24
UBB families challenge Massey-Alpha deal - Massey-Alpha merger situation heating up - W.Va. lawsuit challenges Massey sale
5-24
Is MSHA feeling some heat over UBB report?  - Too much regulation?
5-24
Patriot fine tripled in mine roof collapse
5-24
Virginia residents meet with Alpha CEO to express environmental & safety concern
5-24
The Fight over Coal Mining is a Fight About Democracy: New Documentary with Robert Kennedy, Jr. Chronicles Campaign to Halt Mountaintop Removal  -  Top Line at the Movies: The Last Mountain and the Politics of Big Coal  - RFK Jr. takes on big coal in new film
5-24
EPA delays on coal ash ponds may leave Americans at risk
5-24
Environmental report aimed at Va. coal-fired plant
5-24
Black Lung Blockbuster: Democracy Now Interview with Upper Big Branch Investigator on New Report (VIDEO)
5-24
Calculating the True Cost of Coal
5-24
Austin's More Expensive Coal Plant: Still Deadly
5-23
Failed UBB rescue left hearts, bodies broken - Toledo Blade editorial: Profits over people - UBB report confirms repressive Massey culture as indifferent to safety
5-23
Study draws mixed reactions; Drinking water quality near Marcellus Shale questioned
5-23
Art is Heart and Beauty: Q&A with Photographer Antrim Caskey
5-23
Congressmen seek to block pollution controls on Navajo coal plant
5-23
PA Hosts Hearing on Cutting Mercury Pollution from Power Plants
5-23
Weather extremes are the new normal due to climate change - Tornado kills at least 89, leaves 'total devastation' in Missouri town
5-23
Climate change to eat into Kenyas tea production
5-23
Sea levels could rise a metre by 2100
5-23
Japan eyeing plan for solar panels on all new buildings-Nikkei - Japan To Develop Renewable Energy; Nuclear Crisis: Nation will scrap plan to obtain half of its electricity from atomic power
5-22
Sunday Charleston Gazette: Upper Big Branch: 'An accident waiting to happen'
5-22
New York Times editorial: The Truth About Upper Big Branch - UBB victims' families want justice after hearing independent report results - Massey refutes conclusions in West Virginia mine blast probe - Massey Energy and the role of government - Report: Deadliest U.S. mine disaster in decades due to safety failures - Government Investigation Faults Massey Energy in West Virginia Mine Disaster - Upper Big Branch mine disaster a story of hubris' --WVA Governor's panel
5-22
EPA punts on coal ash regulations - EPA rates nine coal ash impoundments as 'poor'
5-22
Despite mining disaster, report says coal giant Massey 'has not changed' and execs stay on
5-22
Mont. tribe's $7B coal-to-liquids project stalls, draws suit
5-22
Film Reveals Struggle For The Last Appalachian Mountains
5-22
Activist: Capitos jobs protection proposal is silly
5-22
Emmylou Harris to Serve As National Folk Festival Co-Chair with Tennessee's Governor and First Lady
5-22
Which U.S. states lead in clean energy?
5-22
Fighting Climate Change Through Innovative Initiatives
5-22
US military goes to war with climate sceptics
5-22
Is Extreme Weather the New Normal?
5-22
Big Coal vs. Nature and History
5-22
Climate change and deforestation pose risk to Amazon rainforest
5-22
Massive Canadian fires linked with beetles, climate change
5-22

Danger lurks at the end of your fishing line
5-21
UBB: Time to prosecute
5-21
UBB victims' families want justice after hearing independent report results
5-21
Federal mine agency in agreement with McAteer report findings
5-21
Alpha tries to distance itself from Massey safety record - UMWA questions Alpha hiring of Massey execs
5-21
Mine safety in retreat, experts fret
5-21
Analyst sees overseas profits for US coal firms - Spot Metallurgical Coal in U.S. Stable, Energy Publishing Says
5-21
EPA administrator talks mercury pollution on The Daily Show
5-21
Navajo coal plant focus of congressional hearing
5-21
Big banks 'no' to coal plant
5-21
McAteer team: How to prevent the next disaster
5-20
UBB victim's sister: ''This is a crime'' - Faked methane tests common at UBB, report says
5-20
Independent investigation blames Massey - Mine Owners Negligence Led to Blast, Study Finds - McAteer: Multiple failures led to mine disaster - Report: UBB Deadly Explosion Result of Safety Failings By Massey - Coal Tattoo coverage of the Report - Mine Report Faults Massey, Federal Regulators - Massey Profoundly Reckless in Mine Blast, Report Finds - Mine Blast Report: Massey, Blankenship 'Profoundly Reckless' - The "Failure of Basic Coal Mine Safety Practices" that Killed 29 Miners - Mine Probe Faults Massey - Massey at Fault in West Virginia Mine Explosion, Report Says - Independent panel blasts Massey 'neglect' - Study faults owner in W.Va. mine explosion - UBB Report: Disaster Was 'Manmade & Preventable' - Report blames Massey for W.Va. mine explosion - Report Blasts Massey For 'Deviance' In Safety Culture
5-20
McAteer's UBB Report - Mine Safety and Health News: Detailed Summary of Report (pdf)
5-20
Alpha plans to bring Massey executive in as safety program developer  -  Alpha Natural Resources: Massey executive wont direct Running Right safety program after buyout
5-20
Persistent Black Lung, Old Scourge of Coal, Found in Autopsies of Most Massey Miners - McAteer report: UBB black lung findings alarming
5-20
'The Last Mountain': Filmmaker Bill Haney Talks About Big Coal, Fighting Back, and American Character
5-20
Mississippi Flooding Is Part of 'Global Weirding'
5-20
Koalas at risk with climate change
5-20
Senate Blocks Move To Open Up Offshore Drilling
5-20
EPA Admits Making Math Error in Mercury Proposal
5-20
Australian company to build plant in Institute
5-19
100 gather to protest gas drilling in Morgantown - Drilling Halted on Morgantown Marcellus Operations
5-19
Wetzel County residents wary of gas drilling
5-19
W.Va. last in clean energy leadership
5-19
APCO understands customers' frustration
5-19

GW forest plan limits drilling, considers wind
5-19

Linda Park: A small action can change Appalachia's future
5-19
U.S. Weather Extremes Show "New Normal" Climate
5-19
MSHA issues orders at Ky. mine on POV status
5-19
Mel Tyree: Politicians wrong on climate change
5-19

Pennsylvania DEP Transfers Surface Mining Permit from Bankrupt Company to New Operator
5-18
Coal and catastrophe
5-18
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Searching for Cecil Roberts III: Exactly what sort of environmental protection does the UMWA support?
5-18
Folk concert in Charleston will be warmup to 5-day march on Blair Mountain in June
5-18
White House Starts Review of EPA Air Pollution Rules for Coal Plants
5-18
New charge filed against Massey security chief - Upper Big Branch security chief faces another felony charge - Massey security chief faces additional charge - New charge filed against Massey Energy security chief - Massey Official Faces New Charge in Mine-Blast Probe
5-18
Residents Protest Over Morgantown Natural Gas Wells
5-18
DEP chief fears problems as employees retire
5-18
Shareholders re-elect FirstEnergy directors; Two proposals backed by environmentalists fail to win approval at meeting in Akron - FirstEnergy Corp. shareholders reject two resolutions questioning the use of coal - Beaver County group joins rally at FirstEnergy meeting
5-18
Pennsylvania fines Chesapeake Energy $1.1 million
5-18
Rising greenhouse gases 'may lead to another mass extinction of marine life'
5-18
Study Links Climate Change to Changes in Crop Yields
5-18
Alabama agencies advise EPA against hazardous waste label for coal ash
5-18
America's climate choice: Put up or shut up
5-18
New book explores infamous 1968 W.Va. mine blast
5-18
Scholastic Pulls Big Coal-Sponsored Kids Guide To Energy
5-17
Futurist warns of mass extinctions; 'We are monsters,' Jeremy Rifkin warns climate-change summit
5-17
McAteer report on UBB due out Thursday
5-17
The Many Stories of Blair Mountain (WAV) - The March on Blair Mountain: Hundreds of footsteps forward for Appalachia
5-17
Coalfield campaign: What will the election be about?
5-17
Will natural gas fuel America in the 21st century?
5-17
Mine Safety: Big Coal Rep Gave 'Contradictory' Testimony, Dems Allege  - Democrats challenge 'questionable' testimony from top coal exec
5-17
Scientist warns of mass marine extinction
5-17
EPA delays rule on industrial emissions; The regulation to limit pollutants at power plants is suspended after protests from industry. It is the Obama administration's latest concession on the environment.
5-16
Logan mining victim identified
5-16
In These Times: The Blair Mountain Project: Activists want to protect the site of a deadly labor struggleand stop mountaintop removal coal mining
5-16
Capito Introduces Coal-To-Liquids Energy Legislation
5-16
In northeast India coal towns, many miners are children
5-16
Climate change bringing infection, hunger, illness
5-16
Climate Scientist Rap is Funky, Fresh and Informative
5-15
Man dies at Logan County mine - Another coal miner dead in West Virginia
5-15
Organizers prepare for March on Blair Mountain - March and rally planned to oppose mountaintop removal, honor Dickens
5-15
Tomblin, Maloney win gubernatorial primaries - First-time candidate Maloney wins GOP primary
5-15
Scholastic kills coal industry-funded lessons
5-15
Mr. Peabody's Coal Train Tries To Run Down Free Speech - Web hoaxes put companies on defense
5-15

Lobbyist spent big at session
5-15

George Hohmann: Project will need big money - Coal-to-liquids is not just a bad idea, it could become a bad law ("effectively nothing more than a cheap politcal tactic")
5-15
High prices good sign for W.Va. met coal producers (bad sign for the mountains and people that breath air, drink water)
5-15
EPA seeks more details on drilling waste disposal
5-15
Obama Shifts to Speed Oil and Gas Drilling in U.S.
5-15
Just say no: NSW warned against coal gas mining
5-14
MSNBC: The Daily Nightly: The legacy of mountaintop mining  - After mountaintops are stripped bare, only graves remain
5-14
Living on Earth: Coal in the Classroom  - This Is What It Really Looks Like When The Coal Industry Targets Kids - Selling Coal to Kids - Pushing Coal in Schools? Scholastic & American Coal Foundation Tag-Team to Teach Kids About Energy - Scholastics Big Coal Mistake
5-14
Tell Scholastic: Stop selling kids on coal.
5-14
Ignoring the inconvenient facts about coal
5-14
After Protest-Related Charges Dropped, More Confrontation Likely, Climate Activists Say
5-14
The Last Mountain (June 3) - The Last Mountain
5-14
Judge: Mining under state park can continue
5-14
Risky business: Report says act now to combat climate change
5-14
Public Health Benefits of Dethroning King Coal in the U.S.
5-14

Massey crew, politicians hampered efforts at Upper Big Branch - Relatives of men killed in W.Va. mine blast say Massey acted above the law in early hours - Team felt UBB was safe prior to blast
5-14
Alpha Natural to offer $1,5bn of notes to help fund Massey deal  - Alpha announces $1.5 billion debt sale
5-14
Massey sets aside $78 million for settlements
5-14
Massey-Alpha merger cases handed to different judge
5-14
Koch-Funded Book Argues Against Mine Safety Laws In West Virginia
5-14
Natural-gas production is booming, but its green image is in question
5-14
Chemical Found In Ohio River
5-14
To frack or not to frack: trading water for energy?
5-14
Miller asks for clarification of industry testimony
5-14
Will Climate-Related Disasters Convince Americans Global Warming is Real?
5-14

In King Coal's Kingdom, Truth Is Stranger Than Satire
5-14

Climate change bringing infection, hunger, illness
5-14
Katuah Earth First! unfurls banner inside Duke Energy shareholders meeting
5-14

High Mercury Levels found in Angelenos May be from Distant, Coal-fired Power Plants
5-13
Mountaintop removal mining linked to poor community health
5-13
Massey settles Sierra Club lawsuit - Massey settles water pollution case with Sierra Club
5-13
EPA in the lions den - House mountaintop removal hearings conclude with strong EPA testimony
5-13
Suit alleges Ky coal co. filed false water reports
5-13
France To Ban Fracking
5-13
West Virginia City Bans Gas Drilling And Fracking  
5-13
Pipeline firm linked to WV creek contamination
5-13
As Congress seeks delays, panel says US should not wait to reduce global warming gases - New National Academy study outlines pressing need for substantial action on global warming - Report finds 'pressing need' for climate action; W.Va. leaders opposed - Scientists warn US risks acting too late on climate change - Research Panel Says Climate Change Doubts Slow Urgent Action
5-13
Tr-Ash Talk: Drumbeat to Release Coal Ash Rule
5-13

Salem Citizens Win Against Big Coal
5-13

Climate scientists take on the denier crowd with a Beastie Boy-style rap. Really.
5-13
Arctic Council to address role of soot in global warming
5-13
In King Coal's Kingdom, Truth Is Stranger Than Satire
5-12
EPA defends crackdown on mountaintop removal - EPA, Democrats respond to coal industry attacks - More on yesterday's hearing
5-12
MSHA, Massey employees sought airflow help at UBB
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TVA wins another round against coal ash lawsuits
5-12
 
Chesapeake golf course remains open
5-11
Take Action on Today's Congressional Hearing - Watch the Hearing - House mountaintop removal hearing, round 2: will EPA strike back?
5-11
Water contamination linked to gas drill
5-11
First of two bids awarded for school
5-11
Update: Peabody Punked by Fake Coal Cares Asthma Site - Yes Men behind Coal Cares hoax - Coal Cares - Fake website, press release target Missouri coal company - Coal Cares Hoax Website Backed by Science
5-11
WVU Study Finds Poorer Health Near Mountaintop Mining - Latest WVU study finds more health problems among residents near mountaintop removal mines - WVU study finds poorer health among residents near mountaintop removal mining
5-11

Manchin, GOP promote alternative energy legislation (What's alternative to Manchin? Use up tons of energy and water and billions in taxpayer dollars to squeeze coal into a liquid and then pour even more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere--now that's alternative!) - "American Alternative Fuels Act" Introduced

5-11
Take action: AEP: America's Clean Air Enemy #1 America's #1 Polluter Pushes Outrageous Dirty Air Bill - Environmental Leaders to American Electric Power: Whats Your Number?
5-11
ICG shareholders sue to block takeover by Arch Coal
5-11
Transcripts: Massey safety audit found Upper Big Branch doors posed possible ventilation problem  - Rescuer: Teams were pressured to enter Upper Big Branch mine
5-11
Editorial: EPA should act on coal ash regulations
5-11
Alabama close to regulating storage of coal ash
5-11
A Critique of a Texas Representatives Air Quality Claims
5-11
Vatican Report Shines Light on Climate Change Divisions Within the U.S. Faith Community
5-11
Megafires - a vicious climate circle?
5-10
Voices of Silence: People Living With Mountaintop Removal Mining  
5-10
Scientific Study Links Flammable Drinking Water to Fracking - Strong evidence that shale drilling is risky
5-10
U.N. study: 80 percent renewable energy within reach by 2050 - Renewable Sources Could Provide 77% of Worlds Energy by 2050, Report Says - Renewable energy can power the world, says landmark IPCC study - 80 percent of the world's energy supply could be met by renewable energy
5-10
Barf alert: Sen. Manchin praises coal-to-liquids project - Mingo coal-to-gas plant breaks ground - Coal-to-liquids fact sheets - Leaders Say Coal-to-Gas Facility Will Help State, Nation - Impact of Coal to Gas Plant Touted
5-10
EPA delays coal ash rules; Environmental groups worry politics involved
5-10
MSHA not answering questions about rescue problems at UBB - MSHAs Joe Main refuses to answer questions about mine rescue effort at Upper Big Branch  - MSHA posts UBB rescue transcripts online - Rescuers Fault Response to Massey Mine Blast
5-10
Lincoln students get a feel for politics at forum
5-10
Twelve-year-old environmental activist thinks earth first
5-10
Fact checker: Don't see consensus on global warming? Look past Fox "News"
5-10
Lincoln students get a feel for politics at forum
5-10
Lawsuit filed against state, coal company
5-10
Political polarization of climate change is on the rise
5-9
Groundbreaking Monday for W.Va. coal-to-gas plant - A Go or A Show?  - State Bonds for Proposed Mingo Coal-To-Gas Plant Questioned
5-9
Environmental groups see politics behind delay of rules on coal ash
5-9
Last of Mexican miners bodies recovered
5-9
Climate Change Shrinks Global Crop Yields, Study Finds
5-9
Big raises for some of Richmonds highest paid CEO
5-9
China the big exception as coal plants are phased out
5-9
Digging in: Coal mine fails to improve safety in wake of explosion
5-8
Los Angeles Times: Families of dead miners feel let down by Washington - Mining money flooded Congress before safety vote - Chart of mining industry contributions
5-8

Upper Big Branch Mine Disaster Rescue Put More Lives At Risk

5-8
Hechler featured in ad campaign against mountaintop removal
5-8
Mega Barf Alert: Governor candidates support mountaintop-removal mining - Candidates speak or not on mountaintop removal
5-8
Barf Alert: DMV Uses New Technology on Coal Plate
5-8
Got Coal? Teaching About The Most Dangerous Rock In America
5-8
World's Farmers Feel The Effects Of A Hotter Planet
5-8
World Wheat, Rice and Corn Production Are Latest Victim of Global Warming
5-8
Sea levels on B.C. coast rising faster, higher than previously believed
5-8
'Bottom of 33rd' Is A Hit For Local Writer  
5-7
MSHA rescue teams, Massey at odds early after UBB blast - Testimony released from 2010 W.Va. mine explosion
5-7
New OSM procedure points out mine permit defects - Va. Threatens to Sue Feds Over Coal Permits
5-7
House hearing update: Lawmakers avoid cold, hard facts about mountaintop removal and coals future
5-7
Appalachian mountain defenders seen, not heard at House mountaintop removal hearing
5-7
State wants judge to repeal delay on water quality permits
5-7
Morgantown drilling approved with no public input
5-7
Energy Dept. Panel to Revise Standards for Gas Extraction
5-7
CTL groundbreaking takes place in May
5-7
GOP candidate for governor has donated to Democrats
5-7
Alpha contractor pleads guilty in training case
5-7
Climate Shift Signals Higher Sea-levels on U.S. West Coast
5-7
Ben Sollee
5-7
The Sad First Year of EPAs Coal Ash Proposal
5-7
Massey idles Boone mine for safety training
5-7
Climate change lowering wheat, corn yields  -  Climate change driving up food costs
5-7
American Coal Landscape in Merger and Acquisition Revival (while literal landscape is obliterated and landscape's inhabitants are blasted and poisoned)
5-6
Rahall joins GOP attacks on Obama mining crackdown - State Officials Fume as Obama Admin Scrutinizes Coal Mining Permits
5-6
King Coal gets top billing at mountaintop removal hearing - House hearing: Let the EPA bashing begin!
5-6
Federal Mine Regulators Exert New Authority to Review Mining Permits; The federal Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement issued a notice of violation to the state Department of Environmental Protection in relation to a Harrison County mine
5-6
Massey walks out of UBB meeting - Massey, MSHA Meeting Halted After Attorney's for UBB Victim's Families Show - Reports: Massey walks out of UBB seal meeting - Massey plan to seal W.Va. mine hits snag
5-6
Massey sets 'safety stand down at Randolph Mine
5-6
WV begins strategizing for Marcellus manufacturing opportunities
5-6
Manchin skeptical on Senate clean energy plan
5-6
Protesters descend on Duke Energy meeting
5-6
Why one 16-year-old is suing the US government over climate change
5-6
Climate change panel drafts renewable energy paper
5-6
TVA to keep ash spill acreage
5-6
Report: Global warming already crimping crop production, pushing prices higher
5-6
Scientists measure Arctic soot in bid to slow global warming, oceans' rise
5-6
Vital Signs: Global warming is world's biggest public health threat, visiting author says
5-6
Activists seek to join coal ash landfill suit
5-6
Aging Indiana power plant to shut down, cutting Chicago-area air pollution
5-6
Surry fire in 2010 called 'near miss'
5-6
Massey Energy: A Year After Workers Died, the Violations Keep Stacking Up
5-5
Sierra Club cautions TransGas on groundbreaking
5-5
OSMRE takes on DEP over Harrison coal-waste site
5-5
Task force eyes ethane 'cracker' plant
5-5
Take Action: Fair Congressional Hearing or Puppet Show: You Decide  
5-5
Pretrial Conferences Set for Selenium Cases Against Coal Companies
5-5
EPA doing its job protecting lives
5-5
 Not everyone is pro-coal in state
5-5
Infographic: the power plants of a coal country 
5-5
Big Coal Fights Off Crackdown on Toxic Ash - New York coal ash standard held up
5-5
Massey: Mine families offered $3 million deals  - Massey Says Seven Families Agree to $3 Million Settlements
5-5
Protest planned at Duke Energy stockholder meeting
5-5
Feds Close Massey Mine for Egregious Safety Lapses
5-5
Exclusive: Renewable energies to leap, costs fall: U.N.
5-5
More on Tornadoes, Floods, Climate and Risk
5-5
Bracing for climate change in the San Francisco Bay Area
5-5
Mountain Film in Telluride: Maria Gunnoe
5-5
Washington Governor Signs Law to End Coal-Fired Power in the State
5-5
American Security Project: How Much Will Climate Change Cost Your State?
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Ignoring corruption in climate adaptation could cost lives - report
5-5
Portage Township Resident Reports Polluted River
5-5
Greene Twp. residents, officials rally against coal ash dump site
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EPA says it will hold Chicago hearing on proposal to limit mercury pollution from power plants
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U.N. Forecasts 10.1 Billion People by Centurys End
5-5
Report sees sharper sea rise from Arctic melt
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Jim Sconyers: Don't fall for coal-gas scheme
5-4
Voice Your Support for EPA Mercury Rule
5-4
Will Rep. Rahall make sure all sides are heard in House hearings about Obamas coal-mining policies?
5-4
MSHA hits Massey mine with 20 withdrawal orders - Safety Violations at Massey Mine Described as 'Outrageous' - Serious Safety Lapses Shut Down Parts Of Massey Coal Mine - NPR's Berkes discusses UBB investigation
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Nonpolluting energy will create more jobs (scroll down)
5-4
W.Va. delegation opposes Obamas clean water framework  
5-4
Massey Blames High Turnover Rate for Bad Q1 - Exodus of miners holds Massey production down
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Arch Coal to buy Scott Depot-based ICG - Arch's big coal deal takes a bet on steel
5-4
ICG hit with $104 million verdict in coal supply case - International Coal ordered to pay $104 mln for contract breach
5-4
5 dead, 9 missing in Mexican coal mine blast
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A case of civil disobedience puts Hamilton student behind bars for a night
5-4
Hearing set on toxic power plant emissions
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Coal's Role will Diminish in U.S.; But bright future in Asia
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Sierra Club Takes Stand on Mercury Pollution
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Arch Coal to buy International Coal Group
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Protecting Philadelphia's Water from Marcellus Shale Gas Drilling: Statement to Bradford County Commissioners
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MSHA extends comment period on dust rule
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Low Coal steals show at Short Film Festival - Documentary on Coal Screened in Morgantown
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Google threatens coal with renewable funding
5-2
Coal dust concerns residents
5-2
EPA must be allowed to limit pollution
5-2
Nuclear energy needs handouts, cant cut it in free market
5-2
Behaviors of birds, bees, ants, fish hint at climate change
5-2
New report says climate change likely to make water more scarce
5-2
In Attempt To Shut Down Coal Plant, Alex. Residents Test For Mercury
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Brandon Nida, Barbara Rasmussen and Harvard Ayers: Battle of Blair Mountain continues
5-1
Mountain Heroes Come To The Streets of D.C.  
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David McMahon: W.Va. can regulate Marcellus shale and prosper
5-1
Student Environmental Action Coalition hosts discussion on mountaintop removal
5-1
Lessons for Progressives From Power Shift Youth
5-1
The Corporate Dictatorship of Coal
5-1
Feds: West Virginia mine may be permanently sealed - Massey plans to seal off UBB mine - Massey plans to seal Upper Big Branch Mine - Massey submits plan to close Upper Big Branch mine: MSHA spokeswoman - MSHA: Massey Planning to Seal Upper Big Branch Mine - Massey moves to seal W.Va. coal mine where 29 died - Massey Energy Wants To Seal Upper Big Branch Coal Mine
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Climate change could spawn more tornadoes
5-1
Climate Change Spells Extinction for a Mountain Species, Research Shows
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PA: Legislators see need for shale tax
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Bill signed to shut last coal plant in Wash. state
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Brown Recluse Spiders May Spread Across U.S. Due To Climate Change

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