The official online communications hub of the American Coal Council

Recently Added

Why Coal Needs to Leverage Socia...

Through social media, groups are attempting to reduce or elimi...

Direct Hit

With the June 2, 2014 release of its “Clean Power Plan Propose...

Paying Attention to the Man Behi...

“Pants on fire.” This comment, standing alone, was passed on i...

Leadership and Energy...Energy a...

It’s been a busy spring and summer for the staff of the Americ...

Featured Article

King Coal's Obituary: Hold Off Writing That for 168 Years (At Least)

“King Coal is dead.” That meme has been resonating in media headlines, environmental progress reports and university student agendas.

Featured Article

Book Review - Smoking Them Out: The Theft of the Environment and How to Take it Back
Book Review - Smoking Them Out: The Theft of the Environment and How to Take it Back

Review of Smoking Them Out by Greg Walcher

Featured Article

The Failure of Global Carbon Policies
The Failure of Global Carbon Policies

Carbon restriction policies are working perfectly in every country that has tried them:...

Featured Article

Trampling on Coal Country Families
Trampling on Coal Country Families

Between 1989 and 2010, Congress rejected nearly 700 cap-tax-and-trade and similar bills...

Featured Article

Coal: A Key to Our Boundless Future
Coal: A Key to Our Boundless Future

Given our storied history, it seems obvious that we should be marshaling this same pion...