Why Coal is Number One: Quick: what was the number one source of electricity production in the U.S. during the first half of 2017? If you answered renewable energy, you are wrong by a mile. If you answered natural gas, you were wrong by a tiny amount.
According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), which...Read More
Report: EPA to Propose Elimination of Obama’s Clean Power Plan: According to a document obtained by Reuters, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will propose to eliminate Obama’s infamous environmental Clean Power Plan (CPP) regulation. The report, if confirmed, would signal the Trump’s administrations’ first step towards eliminating Obama’s environment rule...Read More
Advancing Coal Technologies:
A representative from an Indiana coal company recently donated equipment to help Southeastern Illinois College's coal-mine and fire-brigade training program.
Terry Phegley, a mine rescue trainer with Sunrise Coal in Terre Haute, recently gave SIC six pieces self-contained breathing apparatus, called SCBA....Read More