Robert Murray and his company reportedly required staff to donate to Mitt Romney.
You could call it the battle of the attorneys general: one side representing the public interest, exactly what attorneys general are supposed to do; the other side representing the special interests, exactly what they are not supposed to do.
Two coal miners were fired after insulting their boss, one of the industry's most powerful men. But a judge says the firings were illegal.
Robert Murray is suing the Environmental Protection Agency, but he's willing to wait until after the Republican confab for his day in court.
A few hours before their afternoon shift at the Marshall County Mine last spring, hundreds of coal miners were summoned to
Mining companies and allies plan to take legal action against regulations limiting planet-warming emissions.
Next week, the Environmental Protection Agency is expected to announce what may be the Obama administration's most far-reaching climate change initiative: its final rule for cleaning up existing electric power plants. Dubbed the Clean Power Plan, it will require each state to submit its own individual strategy for cutting emissions.
Last Thursday, Janet Harner, an administrative law judge at the FMSHRC, ordered that Harrison be temporarily reinstated at
A handful of bills currently in play on Capitol Hill would obstruct federal agencies from enacting science-based rules, setting back health and environmental safeguards for decades to come.
In an economic climate that's already challenging for the everyday consumer, a new problem looms: higher electricity costs, perhaps much higher. While it's often hard to pinpoint why a product or service increases in price, it's easy to identify the cause for this price hike: the Clean Power Plan.
On April 7, Wisconsin's Board of Commissioners of Public Lands voted 2-1 to ban those employed by the agency from doing any work pertaining to climate change or global warming while doing public lands related work.
March 9 (Reuters) - One miner was killed and two injured in an accident at a Murray Energy Corp coal mine in West Virginia
Bob Murray, owner of American Energy Corporation Century Mine in Ohio, sued Aubrey McClendon for allegedly infringing upon his company's copyright in August 2013. He claimed McClendon commandeered the "American Energy" brand.
"In the late 1980s, environmental alarmists and liberal politicians and elitists attempted to scare us with the terrible