To see the worst of the coal slump in Colorado, look no further than the state’s North Fork Valley. Since 2013, two out of three mines have closed.
West Elk Mine
Valley leaders aren’t waiting to see if promises to the coal industry are delivered. Instead, they’re seeking to build their own path.
The president's executive order instructs the Environmental Protection Agency to review the Clean Power Plan and other regulations.
- The coal giant is cutting 80 jobs at its West Elk Mine near Somerset.Read more
Arch Coal said it expects mining operations and customer shipments to continue uninterrupted.