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Alpha in US$209m settlement

Alpha Natural Resources Inc has entered into settlement and non-prosecution agreements with US authorities...

North America

09 DECEMBER 2011

Judge clears Alpha-Massey deal

The merger between Alpha Natural Resources Inc and Massey Energy Co can proceed after two court challenges...

North America

03 JUNE 2011

Alpha bid for Massey to create largest US coal miner

Alpha Natural Resources Inc has made a US$7.1 billion takeover offer for shares in Massey Energy Co....

North America

04 FEBRUARY 2011

Alpha to create coal giant with Massey takeover

A takeover offer has finally arrived for troubled US coal miner Massey Energy Co with Alpha Natural Resources...

North America

31 JANUARY 2011

Blame allocated

The past week has seen two important safety-related announcements. Although both developments emanated...


14 JANUARY 2011

Coal scramble: Riversdale, Massey and Western in play

A global scramble for coal assets continued this week as Riversdale Mining Ltd confirmed that it had...


10 DECEMBER 2010