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Coal Operator is Fined for Obed Mountain Mine Spill in Canada

Prairie Mines & Royalty ULC (formerly known as Coal Valley Resources Inc.) pleaded guilty in Alberta Provincial Court to two counts of violating the Fisheries Act. Judge C.D. Gardner sentenced the company to pay monetary penalties totaling $3.5 million.

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Clean Coal Technologies Signs Agreement for Pristine M Plant in Wyoming

Clean Coal Technologies Inc. (CCTI), an emerging cleaner-energy company utilizing technology to convert untreated coal into a cleaner burning and more efficient fuel, announced they have signed a binding agreement with Wyoming New Energy Corp. (WNEC) for the build-out of its first commercial facility in Wyoming.

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Big Rivers Electric Soliciting Fuel for 3Q, 4Q

Big Rivers Electric Corp. (BREC) is soliciting proposals for steam coal and petroleum coke for it’s Wilson, Green, and Station Two (Henderson) generating stations. The company is soliciting fuel for the third and fourth quarters of 2017 — up to 35,000 tons per month — and, term coal supply for years 2018 through 2022 for up to 500,000 tons per year.

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Glencore Delivers Proposal to Buy Rio Tinto’s Coal & Allied Industries

Glencore has submitted a proposal to acquire Rio Tinto's 100% interest in Coal & Allied Industries Ltd. (C&A) for $2.55 billion in cash plus a coal price linked royalty, with the cash comprising $2.05 billion in cash payable on completion, and $500 million in aggregate deferred cash payments, payable as annual instalments of $100 million over five years following completion.

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Intertractor Opens Wyoming Service Center

Intertractor America Corp. opened a new 6,000-ft2 service center in Gillette, Wyoming, which will provide a centralized location for regional miners in need of undercarriage service for excavators, dozers and other tracked machines.

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