Massey Energy (part of Alpha Natural Resources)
Headquarters in USA
Massey Energy was acquired by Alpha Natural Resources in June 2011.
Philippines: World’s largest carbon producers ordered to respond to complaint alleging human rights abuses from climate change
In September 2015, civil society groups and typhoon survivors brought a complaint before the Commission of Human Rights of the Philippines calling for an investigation into the responsibility of big fossil fuel companies for fuelling climate change...
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USA: Massey Energy ex-CEO found guilty of conspiring to break safety laws following deadly mine explosion
Philippines: Carbon majors face national human rights complaint on climate change for the first time
Author: Jef Feeley, Bloomberg
Ex-Massey Energy chief Donald Blankenship won an almost three-month delay of his trial...on federal charges tied to a fatal 2010 mine explosion that was the worst U.S. coal industry disaster in 40 years. A West Virginia judge today agreed to push back...
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Author: Trip Gabriel, New York Times
"West Virginia Coal Country Sees New Era as Donald Blankenship Is Indicted", 30 Nov 2014 ...
Author: Ken Ward Jr., West Virginia Gazette [USA]
A former Massey Energy official who is cooperating with prosecutors on Thursday implicated the company's former chief executive officer, Don Blankenship, in a decade-long conspiracy to hide safety violations from federal inspectors. Former Massey...
Author: Jeff Goodell, Rolling Stone
The owner [Alpha Natural Resources] of Upper Big Branch coal mine in West Virginia [Massey mine] where 29 miners died last year in a violent explosion, is ready to pay $209.5 million to settle civil and criminal claims related to the blast...One big...
Author: Howard Berkes, National Public Radio [USA]
Federal mine disaster investigators disclosed a few pieces of new information Tuesday night from their year-long look at the April 2010 deadly Upper Big Branch mine explosion. They said that:...