Coal Mining Operations Inside Consol Energy Bailey Mine

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Coal sits inside a barge during transport down the Monongahela River... 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,Nautical Vessel,North America,Pittsburgh,Sitting,The Americas,Towing,Transportation,USAPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergCoal sits inside a barge during transport down the Monongahela River by the Consol Energy Champion Coal tow boat 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