Coal Mining Operations Inside Consol Energy Bailey Mine

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An American flag blows in the wind on the back of the Consol Energy... News PhotoBlowing,Coal,Coal Mine,Coal Miner,Delivering,Economy,Environment,Flag,Fuel and Power Generation,Horizontal,Man Made Object,Midwest USA,Mine,Miner,Mining,Monongahela River,Nautical Vessel,North America,Pittsburgh,The Americas,Towing,Transportation,USA,WindPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergAn American flag blows in the wind on the back of the Consol Energy Champion Coal tow boat as it makes its way down the Monongahela River transporting coal, outside Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., on Wednesday, May 15, 2013. Coal’s prospects are improving after its share of U.S. power generation fell last year to 34 percent, the lowest since at least 1973, Energy Department data show. Hotter temperatures this summer that prompt American households to use more air conditioning will boost demand for coal and the railroads that ship it. Photographer: Ty Wright/Bloomberg via Getty Images