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Arch Coal to Restructure Company, Escape Bankruptcy

ST. LOUIS (Press Release) – Arch Coal, Inc. today announced that, just over eight months after filing for Chapter 11, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri has confirmed its Amended Plan of Reorganization. 279 more words


US Coal Industry Decline: Unavoidable Consequence?

If you watch the energy markets like I do, you’ve likely heard about the sizable and ongoing  US coal industry decline.  Thanks to cheap, abundant, and cleaner burning natural gas- and increasingly stringent environmental regulations, demand for coal-fired electricity is slowing at a drastic pace. 436 more words

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Arch Coal stuffed $8 million into the pockets of execs the day before bankruptcy

Ex-Governor Freudenthal sold his shares in Arch just before bankruptcy

Arch Coal paid its top executives more than $8 million in bonuses the business day before the company filed for bankruptcy in January, according to U.S.

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How Montanans stopped the largest new coal mine in North America

This article, written by Nick Engelfried at wagingnonviolence.com, is reposted with permission of the author. While it does not directly deal with oil and gas issues, it is an inspiring story of Montana communities working together against seemingly-insurmountable odds to overcome an energy giant. 2,310 more words

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Arch Coal Cuts Deal with Wyoming in Multi-Million Dollar Bankruptcy

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) – Wyoming regulators have reached a deal with Arch Coal to accept up to $75 million in place of the company’s $486 million in bonding obligations in the state while the company goes through Chapter 11 bankruptcy. 483 more words


Arch Coal Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

NEW YORK (AP) – Arch Coal, which has been hurt by the weakening demand for coal, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday.

In filings with a bankruptcy court, the St. 117 more words


Friday Linkage 11/13/2015

Apparently Starbucks destroyed Christmas with its minimalist holiday cup. I did not know that the final straw to break the back of Christmas celebration in the United States was the lack of an overt Christmas message on the cups of overprice coffee. 459 more words