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OUR PURPOSE, MISSION, VISION, AND VALUES

Purpose

Alpha Natural Resources is a premiere Central Appalachian coal producer focused on providing high quality thermal and metallurgical coal safely, efficiently, ethically and with integrity at all times.

 

 

Mission

We power the world through the energy of our people.

 

 

Vision

Demonstrate Running Right in everything we do.

We operate responsibly, serving as careful stewards of the environment and putting the safety of our employees above all else.

 

Be the Employer of Choice

We provide a challenging work environment where employees feel valued, take pride in the company and are recognized and rewarded for their work.

 

Be the Supplier of Choice

We build trusted relationships with our customers by providing reliable service and essential products that exceed their expectations.

 

Be a Valuable Community Partner

We make a difference in the communities where we live and work by creating jobs, supporting local needs and being good neighbors.

 

 

Values

  • We watch out for one another so everyone returns home safely to their families.
  • We treat others with respect, the way we want to be treated.
  • We communicate openly and work as a team.
  • We embrace change, continuously improving ourselves and our business.

 

Running Right

Running Right, the cornerstone of our operating philosophy, helps ensure that our company remains a safe and efficient place to work, the employer of choice where we are located, a careful steward of the environment, a preferred service supplier, a valued community partner, and a valuable asset for all of our stakeholders.  We agree to be active participants in shaping the successful future of the company by putting our egos aside, listening to others, learning from our experiences, freely exchanging ideas and best practices, working as a team, and being fully accountable for all our actions.