•  Coal is a vital Canadian resource
    Coal is a vital Canadian resource
  • Coal is critical to energy generation
    Coal is critical to energy generation
  •  Without coal, there is no steel
    Without coal, there is no steel

2014 Conference Sponsers

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  • Argus Media
  • Westmoreland Coal Company

2014 Conference Sponsors

  • SMS Komatsu
  • Walter Energy
  • JoyGlobal
  • Teck
  • Westshore Terminals
  • Ledcor Group
  • Norwest
  • Cullen
  • Kal Tire
  • AngloAmerican
  • Stantec
  • Canadian Pacific

EIA Short-Term Energy Outlook for Coal

In early October the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its Short-Term Energy and Winter Fuels Outlook.  Below are some highlights from this report. Coal Supply EIA estimates that coal production for the first three quarters of this year, 742 million short tons (MMst), was slightly lower (3 MMst, or 0.4%) than production over the same period last year. Year-to-date production in the West, which includes the PRB, is down by nearly 2 MMst, and has been hindered by rail … [Read More...]

Working with Coal: Unions and Companies Launch New Campaign

Unions and companies in B.C.’s coal industry have launched a new website profiling the women and men who work with coal, sharing personal stories and facts about the importance of coal mining, transportation and export for jobs and the province’s economy. The new website workingwithcoal.ca highlights how the industry benefits workers’ lives, their families and the communities where they live and work. It also addresses common misconceptions about health and safety in the coal industry. The … [Read More...]