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Coal miner deaths jump in 2017 after 2016's low point

The number of coal mining fatalities was under 20 for the fourth straight year after reaching exactly 20 in 2011 2012 and 2013. By comparison in 1966 the mining industry counted 233Here's how much energy it really takes to mine Bitcoin and Bitcoin mining used more energy than Argentina according to an analysis from Cambridge University in February. At 121.36 terawatt-hours crypto mining would be in the top 30 of countriesA ghost town's Christmas past - CBS NewsMadrid New Mexico was a coal mining town that electrified visitors in the 1930s with its Christmas light displays. CBS News. A surprising number of its early residents were children.

Protest by unpaid Kentucky miners another face of coal's

The largest privately owned U.S. coal mining company Ohio-based Murray Energy filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization last October joining a growing list of bankrupt orPhotos: Wind farm rises up from former coal mine - CNETPhotos: Wind farm rises up from former coal mine CNET News reporter Daniel Terdiman visits the Glenrock Wind Farm a project built on the site of a former coal mine on Road Trip 2009.Why coal mining is resurgent in the U.S. China and India Miners on Trump 02:18. BEIJING — The U.S. China and India are going back to the coal mines. These three countries the world's biggest coal users have boosted coal mining in 2017 inEPA's Clean Power Plan reversal opposed by medical EPA policy rollback 03:13. A coalition of medical groups opposed the Trump administration's move to kill an Obama-era effort to limit carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants