• Eleven Coal Companies Have Filed for Bankruptcy Since

    Eleven coal companies have declared bankruptcy since President Donald Trump took off, including Murray Energy, which filed for Chapter 11 Tuesday, S&P Global Market Intelligence told Newsweek

  • Even Trump Can’t Keep Coal Companies From Declaring Bankruptcy

    Nov 09, 2019· Coal companies are reporting disappointing financial results and filing for bankruptcy. It is an extremely tough financial environment as the p of coal has fallen 38% from its recent high in

  • America's largest private coal miner files for bankruptcy

    Oct 29, 2019· The bankruptcy underscores the enormous pressure facing coal miners. A string of coal companies have already filed for bankruptcy, but Murray Energy is

  • When Coal Companies Go Bankrupt, Who Cleans Up the Mess

    Oct 11, 2019· On July 1, Blackjewel and Revelation Energy announced the companies were entering Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The news was notable for a number of reasons — mines shut down immediately, ers had paychecks retroactively withdrawn from accounts, and Jeff Hoops, the founder and leader of the companies, was forced out within days.

  • Bankruptcy as Bailout: Coal Company Insolvency and the

    May 22, 2019· Almost half of all the coal produced in the United States is mined by companies that have recently gone bankrupt. As we explain in a recent article in the Stanford Law Review, those bankruptcy proceedings have undermined federal environmental and or laws.In particular, coal companies have used the Bankruptcy Code to evade congressionally imposed liabilities requiring

  • The collapse of coal: pandemic accelerates Appalachia job

    May 29, 2020· Coal had already been in decline before the pandemic. In 2019, US coal-fired electricity generation hit a 42-year low. Eight US coal companies filed for bankruptcy

  • Third-biggest US coal company files for bankruptcy Fox News

    May 10, 2019· The nation's third-largest coal company by production volume filed for bankruptcy Friday as utility companies increasingly turn to gas-fired generation and renewable energy for electricity.

  • When Coal Companies Go Bankrupt, Who Cleans Up the Mess

    Oct 11, 2019· On July 1, Blackjewel and Revelation Energy announced the companies were entering Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The news was notable for a number of reasons — mines shut down immediately, ers had paychecks retroactively withdrawn from accounts, and Jeff Hoops, the founder and leader of the companies, was forced out within days.

  • Murray Energy files for bankruptcy as Trump's coal bailout

    Oct 29, 2019· The private coal giant whose founder pushed the Trump administration for an overhaul of what it called “anti-coal” environmental policy is the fifth coal company to seek bankruptcy protection

  • Bankruptcy as Bailout: Coal Company Insolvency and the

    May 22, 2019· Almost half of all the coal produced in the United States is mined by companies that have recently gone bankrupt. As we explain in a recent article in the Stanford Law Review, those bankruptcy proceedings have undermined federal environmental and or laws.In particular, coal companies have used the Bankruptcy Code to evade congressionally imposed liabilities requiring

  • Coal Workers Waiting On Paychecks After Company Declares

    Aug 04, 2019· A major coal company, Blackjewel, declared bankruptcy five weeks ago, and miners in Kentucky, Virginia and West Virginia are still waiting for their paychecks. A

  • The collapse of coal: pandemic accelerates Appalachia job

    May 29, 2020· Coal had already been in decline before the pandemic. In 2019, US coal-fired electricity generation hit a 42-year low. Eight US coal companies filed for bankruptcy

  • Coal giant Murray Energy out of bankruptcy under new name

    Sep 17, 2020· A major U.S. coal mining company has emerged from federal bankruptcy protection under a new name and ownership group By JOHN RABY Associated Press

  • Huge U.S. coal company declares bankruptcy — High Country

    One of the nation’s largest coal companies, Arch Coal, filed for bankruptcy Monday, making it the second company with large Western mines to seek Chapter 11 restructuring in recent months.

  • Mission coal bankruptcy marks the 5th coal company in 3

    Oct 17, 2018· EPA coal rules may lead to premature deaths 00:38. A Tennessee coal mining company that filed for bankruptcy this week is the second coal company to go bankrupt during Donald Trump's pro-coal

  • Companies filing bankruptcy 2020: List of biggest

    Jun 29, 2020· A list of the biggest companies that have filed for bankruptcy during the coronavirus pandemic, ranked by assets. Bankruptcy filings this year have already surpassed what we saw in

  • Largest private US coal company files for bankruptcy

    Oct 29, 2019· Murray Energy Holdings Co, the largest private coal company in the United States, has filed for bankruptcy in the midst of a rapidly diminishing demand for coal.. The company

  • Major US coal company files for bankruptcy, putting over

    A major U.S. coal company filed for bankruptcy Monday, putting more than 1,000 jobs across three states at risk. West Virginia-based Revelation Energy LLC and its affiliate Blackjewel LLC filed

  • Kentucky coal operator files for bankruptcy protection

    Jul 23, 2020· LEXINGTON, Ky. -- A coal operator headquartered in Kentucky, which bought assets from Blackjewel LLC after the company went bankrupt last year, has now filed for bankruptcy protection.

  • Coal left Appalachia devastated. Now it’s doing the same

    Jul 09, 2019· Nonetheless, the bankruptcy court allowed him to buy the Kemmerer mine (in southwest Wyoming) from Westmoreland Coal Company, the 150-year-old company that went bankrupt