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Arch Coal reports 1Q19 results

Arch Coal, Inc. has reported its results for the first quarter of 2019, with a key highlight being the metallurgical segment achieving a gross margin of US$91.4 million, or a record US$50.95/t.


DoE issues notice of intent for FOA

The DoE's Office of Fossil Energy and NETL has issued a Notice of Intent for a Funding Opportunity Announcement expected to fund cost-shared research and development (R&D) projects on next-generation coal gasification technologies.


Contura’s CEO to step down in May

Contura Energy’s CEO, Kevin Crutchfield, will be departing from his role on 6 May to pursue an opportunity outside of the coal industry.