Coal Mining Operations Inside Consol Energy Bailey Mine


Barges are loaded with coal at the Consol Energy Alicia Transshipment... News PhotoBarge,Coal,Coal Mine,Coal Miner,Delivering,Economy,Environment,Fuel and Power Generation,Horizontal,Man Made Object,Midwest USA,Mine,Miner,Mining,Monongahela River,North America,Pittsburgh,The Americas,USAPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergBarges are loaded with coal at the Consol Energy Alicia Transshipment Facility on the Monongahela River before being transported down river, 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