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  • Out of the darkness

    When Paonia, Colo., resident Richard Rudin challenged a local mine's plans for expansion, the town was painfully divided, until the efforts of the North Fork Coal Working Group brought miners, environmentalists and agencies together for a solution.

  • Seattle passes on greenhouse gases

    Seattle wants to meet future electricity needs without increasing greenhouse gases through coal and other fossil fuels.

  • Is help from a federal agency a "charade'?

    The Denver-based Citizens Coal Council charges the federal office of Surface Mining with being just a pawn of the mining industry.

  • Tour the underground

    North Dakota's "Energy Trail" gives tourists a chance to visit coal mines and power plants.

  • Citizens tackle a mining company

    Basin Resources, a coal-mining company, is ordered to pay $160,000 to a couple who claim the mine damaged their second home.

  • No profit in Kaiparowits Mine

    A Grand Canyon Trust study claims that Andalex Resources' proposed Smoky Hollow Mine will be a money-loser.

  • Can land trades stop a subdivision and clean up a mine?

    An ambitious land-swapping plan may help reclaim some of Mid-Continent Resources defunct mines while also protecting them from development.

  • Mega coal mine proposed again in Utah

    Andalex Resources Inc. plans huge coal mine on the Kaiparowits Plateau.

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