Cloud Peak Energy Inc
The U.S. government approved plans by a Montana Indian tribe to lease an estimated 1.4 billion tons of coal to a Wyoming company that’s moving aggressively to increase coal exports to Asia, the company and tribe announced Thursday.
Montana’s two South Central Indian tribes elected new leaders last fall. The Crow Tribe elected Darrin Old Coyote its chairman and the Northern Cheyenne voted John Robinson its president.
CASPER — Gillette-based Cloud Peak Energy Inc. signed a deal to ship up to 16 million metric tons of coal a year through the Gateway Pacific Terminal at Cherry Point in Bellingham, Wash., the two companies announced Wednesday.
The U.S. Department of Interior is investigating whether mining companies are skirting royalty rules as they increase exports of coal to Asia, federal officials disclosed Friday.
Lawmakers asked the U.S. Department of Interior on Friday to review whether companies are shortchanging federal and state governments out of millions of dollars in royalties on coal exported to foreign markets.
Cloud Peak Energy Inc., based in Gillette, Wyo., one of the largest U.S. coal producers, was well-represented at the July 2012 Safety Olympiad in Elko, Nev., by a team of safety rescue experts and trainers comprising Cloud Peak Energy employees from Antelope, Cordero Rojo and Spring Creek mi…
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Cloud Peak Energy Inc. is facing state and federal violations after blasters at its Cordero Rojo coal mine in the Powder River Basin set off a massive explosion earlier this month that was more three times its intended size.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- While environmental opposition mounts against planned West Coast coal export terminals, an industry executive said Thursday if the U.S. doesn't get coal to Asian customers, somebody else will.
CASPER, Wyo. -- The owner of three Powder River Basin coal mines signed a 10-year deal to ship basin coal to Asia from a port on Canada's Pacific Coast.