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Bankrupt, But Not Off The Hook

While the coal industry is collapsing, it’s not dampening WildEarth Guardians’ efforts to ensure mining companies are held accountable to protecting our air, water, climate, and more. Case in point is Westmoreland Coal Company, which last week declared bankruptcy. Right before they went under, we joined the Western […]

Another Coal Company Bites The Dust

The coal industry maintained its collapse today as mining giant Westmoreland Coal Company filed for bankruptcy in federal court. Westmoreland is a major producer in the American West, where the Colorado-based company owns the San Juan mine in New Mexico, the Kemmerer mine in Wyoming, and three mines […]