W]hile all regions are losing demand due to low gas prices this year, we look for the PRB
and Illinois Basin to rebound to higher levels than 2014 by 2017, as natural gas prices lift and higher coal plant utilization and basin switching overcome expected retirements," Peabody President and CEO Glenn Kellow said.
Southern did not confirm whether it was considering using PRB
coal at Barry, telling SNL Energy it is "waiting for more clarity on the future environmental regulatory front to make final decisions on the future status of Barry 3.
Dairyland remains concerned about PRB
coal deliveries to Alma "as cycle times must improve to maintain pace with winter demand," she added.
The focus recently has been on the potential for improvement in PRB
pricing over the summer because of these low inventories, but that has not materialized yet.
Randy Rahm, Past Chairman and Executive Director of the group lauded both plant's dedication: "I am pleased to see two companies step up and focus on the safe and productive handling of PRB
Production at Peabody Energy's North Antelope Rochelle mine (NARM), the largest in the PRB
, remains fairly consistent.
is the 18th ETF offered under Van Eck's Market Vectors brand, which includes hard assets, international, specialty and municipal bond ETFs.
is a quasi-independent body, and therefore the attorney-client relationship exists only between the PRB
and its outside counsel, not between Milwaukee County and outside counsel.
For example, Southern Appalachian coal costs increased more than 10% annually in 2001-10, while PRB
rates grew 1.
All of these factors have contributed to what will be a disappointing first quarter for PRB
South Hilight is contiguous to Arch's Black Thunder mine and contains some of the highest quality (9,000 Btu/lb) coal in the southern PRB
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