Coal Mining Operations Inside Consol Energy Bailey Mine

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The captain of the Consol Energy Champion Coal tow boat looks out the... News PhotoBarge,Coal,Coal Mine,Coal Miner,Delivering,Economy,Environment,Fuel and Power Generation,Horizontal,Inside Of,Looking,Man Made Object,Midwest USA,Mine,Miner,Mining,Monongahela River,Nautical Vessel,North America,Pittsburgh,The Americas,Towing,Transportation,USA,WindowPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergThe captain of the Consol Energy Champion Coal tow boat looks out the window at his load of barges containing coal during transport down the Monongahela 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