Save the Date Illinois Basin Coal & Mining Expo August 7 and 8 in Marion, Illinois. Join in the fun with mine rescue missions, exhibit expo, golf outing and educational sessions. Learn more here
Indiana Coal Production 2017 Indiana produced over 31 million tons of coal in 2017. Peabody mining company lead the way producing over 14 million tons, with over seven million coming from the Bear Run Coal Mine in Sullivan County. The state saw an increase in production, producing two million tons more compared to 2016. See full breakdown here.
Coal industry, farmers, refiners join lawsuit to stop Washington from blocking export terminal. The coal industry, farmers and refiners are pushing back against the state of Washington's "illegal" efforts to block the construction of a major export terminal that would increase energy exports to Asian markets.