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OUR ENVIRONMENT

Our commitment to conservation is rooted in our company philosophy from its founding. The impacts of providing coal to energize our nation and nations around the world can be minimized and reversed with the right effort, technology and resources. 

 

OUR COMMITMENT

Environmental awareness extends across all facets of our mining operations. Whether it's using "green" process chemicals at our plants, to studying opportunities in renewable energy, to restoring mine lands so communities can create a progressively better life for local citizens, Alpha demonstrates daily that it cares.
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ENVIRONMENTAL ACHIEVEMENTS

Alpha's commitment to our environment has been recognized through numerous honors and awards, that highlight the efforts our people make to protect and preserve.
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COMPLIANCE & OVERSIGHT

Coal mining is one of the most heavily regulated industries in the U.S. We adhere to a multitude of complex environmental rules and regulations, and Alpha is proud to commit itself to full compliance.
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CONSENT DECREE

On March 5, 2014, Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. announced that it entered into a consent decree with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Justice and three states regarding claims under the Clean Water Act.
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COAL POWERS ALMOST 70% OF GLOBAL STEEL PRODUCTION

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Located throughout West Virginia and Kentucky, we are always looking for great people to join our team. We are a "people-first" company that adheres to the highest standards of excellence. When you join our team, you join our family.
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