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Coal and the environment U.S. Energy Information

Coal and the environment U.S. Energy Information

Dec 01, 2020 Although mountaintop mining has existed since the 1970s, its use became more widespread and controversial beginning in the 1990s. U.S. laws require that dust and water runoff from areas affected by coal mining operations must be controlled, and the area must be reclaimed close to its original condition.

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Coal mining World Coal Association

Coal mining World Coal Association

By carefully pre-planning projects, implementing pollution control measures, monitoring the effects of mining and rehabilitating mined areas, the coal industry minimises the impact of its activities on the neighbouring community, the immediate environment and on long-term land capability.

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PDF Case Studies of Comprehensive Gas Control Method

PDF Case Studies of Comprehensive Gas Control Method

Jul 22, 2021 Slicing fully mechanized caving mining is a standard high-efficiency mining method for ultrathick coal seams. However, the effectiveness of gas control has accentuated the difficulty in fully ...

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Surface mine water quality control in the Eastern Kentucky

Surface mine water quality control in the Eastern Kentucky

@article{osti_7216210, title = {Surface mine water quality control in the Eastern Kentucky coal fields. Final report}, author = {Kimball, L R}, abstractNote = {This report and accompanying field manual offers the Commonwealth of Kentucky a means to aid in the control of chemical stream pollution resulting from surface mining. It attacks the source of the problem, chemical contaminants ...

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History of Coal Mining and Regulation in Ohio

History of Coal Mining and Regulation in Ohio

A very efficient recovery system of underground coal mining, known as longwall mining, was introduced into Ohio due to the development of automated mining equipment. The technique involves total removal of large blocks of coal which allows the overburden to collapse or subside in a controlled and predictable manner.

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Case Studies of Comprehensive Gas Control Method during

Case Studies of Comprehensive Gas Control Method during

Jul 22, 2021 Slicing fully mechanized caving mining is a standard high-efficiency mining method for ultrathick coal seams. However, the effectiveness of gas control has accentuated the difficulty in fully mechanized top coal caving of low-permeability ultrathick coal seams. This study focused on mining the No. 9-15 coal in Liuhuanggou Coal Mine, Xinjiang Province, China.

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USC05 30 USC Ch. 3A LEASES AND PROSPECTING PERMITS

USC05 30 USC Ch. 3A LEASES AND PROSPECTING PERMITS

No person, association, or corporation, or any subsidiary, affiliate, or persons controlled by or under common control with such person, association, or corporation shall take, hold, own or control at one time, whether acquired directly from the Secretary under this chapter or otherwise, coal leases or permits on an aggregate of more than ...

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Recent Developments and Practices to Control Fire in

Recent Developments and Practices to Control Fire in

Oct 06, 2007 Coal mine fires cause serious threat to the property and human lives. Outbreak of fire may be dealt with advanced fire suppression techniques like Infusion of inert gases or liquid nitrogen, Dynamic Balancing of pressure, Reversal of underground mine ventilation, Application of nitrogen foam, Inertisation of Goaf, Water mist etc. The paper addresses all those control techniques in detail.

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Oklahoma challenges Interior's oversight of Indian Country

Oklahoma challenges Interior's oversight of Indian Country

Jul 19, 2021 Control of Oklahoma's coal mining activity within the historical boundaries of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation's reservation is the subject of a developing legal battle between the state and the Biden administration following last year's U.S. Supreme …

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The world's most secretive coal company reveals how it

The world's most secretive coal company reveals how it

Jul 26, 2021 The world’s biggest coal producer is going to fight a ruling by South Africa Securities Authority (SSA) that it cannot operate in the country’s mining industry under the Mining Act. Luxembourg-based Goldsborough Resources Ltd said on Wednesday it will challenge SSA’s ruling in the High Court in London, claiming it cannot be classified as ...

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Virginia Coal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act

Virginia Coal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act

Virginia Coal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1979 45.1-226. Short title. This chapter shall be known as the Virginia Coal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1979. 1979, c. 290. 45.1-227. Findings and policy [Not set out.] (1979, c. 290.) 45.1-228. (Repealed effective October 1, 2021) Purpose and policy of ...

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Turow Vast Polish coal mine infuriates the neighbours

Turow Vast Polish coal mine infuriates the neighbours

Jun 16, 2021 Poland's vast Turow coal mine has angered the neighbouring Czechs. The mine is owned by Poland's largest power company, state-controlled PGE. It …

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Coal Mining and Production MIGA

Coal Mining and Production MIGA

techniques. Underground mining is used for deep seams. Underground mining methods vary according to the site conditions, but all involve the removal of seams followed by more or less controlled subsidence of the overlying strata. Raw coal may be sold as mined or may be processed in a beneficiation/washing plant to

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Fundamentals of modern ground control management in

Fundamentals of modern ground control management in

Sep 01, 2020 Underground coal mining is inherently hazardous, with uncontrolled ground failure regarded as one of only several critical risks for multiple fatality events. Development, implementation and management of overarching systems and procedures for maintaining strata control is an important step to mitigating the impact of ground failure hazards at ...

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Coal Mine Ground Control Peng Syd S. 9780978938345

Coal Mine Ground Control Peng Syd S. 9780978938345

He has performed research and/or problem investigation in more than 300 U.S. coal mines and 16 major coal producing countries. He founded the annual International Conference on Ground Control in Mining (ICGCM) in 1981. Through his effort, Ground Control is now a standard terminology in mining …

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405 KAR 8 030. Surface coal mining permits.

405 KAR 8 030. Surface coal mining permits.

pending surface coal mining operation permit application filed by the person in any state in the United States; (d) For any surface coal mining operation owned or controlled by either the applicant or by any person who owns or controls the applicant, the operation's: 1.

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Monitoring amp Ventilation Control Equipment Coal Mining

Monitoring amp Ventilation Control Equipment Coal Mining

The Coal Mining industry looks to Conspec Controls for monitoring and ventilation control equipment to improve indoor air quality and harmful gas detection. 1-800-487-8450 Request a …

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Coal Mining Technologies World Coal Association

Coal Mining Technologies World Coal Association

The coal mining industry uses a range of engineering techniques to design the layout and dimensions of an underground mine workings so that surface subsidence can be anticipated and controlled. Mine operations work to improve their water management, aiming to reduce demand through efficiency, technology and the use of lower quality and recycled ...

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After Blackjewel settlement Virginia has coal mining

After Blackjewel settlement Virginia has coal mining

Mar 26, 2021 Coal piles in Wise County, July 2019. (Sarah Vogelsong/ Virginia Mercury) Much of Blackjewel’s former coal empire in Virginia remains in disarray, even as a federal judge signed off on a bankruptcy settlement this week. More than two dozen Virginia mining permits controlled by the company are in limbo, with a handful unable to find a buyer ...

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PDF Best practices for dust control in coal mining

PDF Best practices for dust control in coal mining

mine workers to silica. For coal mining operati ons, quartz levels up to 5% in compliance dust. samples do not alter the respirab le dust standard of 2 mg/m 3. However, if the percent of quartz in ...

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Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act Energy and

Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act Energy and

May 26, 2016 The Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (SMCRA) prohibits surface coal mining within the boundaries of any unit of the National Park System. SMCRA also provides the NPS with authority over permitting decisions regarding external surface coal mining.Numerous surface coal mining operations exist or are proposed near NPS units nationwide.Protection of downstream …

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CDC Mining Control of Respirable Dust NIOSH

CDC Mining Control of Respirable Dust NIOSH

Evaluation of the Approach to Respirable Quartz Exposure Control in U.S. Coal Mines Improving Silica Dust Control Through Targeted Research Investigation into Dust Exposures and Mining Practices in Mines in the Southern Appalachian Region

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