Headlamp – How much gold is in a gold medal? Mining Matters!!

February 21, 2018

How much gold is in a gold medal? Ask Kikkan Randall. Jessie Diggins and Kikkan Randall came from behind to win a surprise cross-country gold medal in Wednesday night’s team sprint freestyle, ending one of the United States’ longest-running Olympic droughts with a dramatic upset. The American skiers overtook a pair of more heralded teams […]

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Headlamp – Any skeletons in your closet?

February 20, 2018

Biggest ever in our country’s history. The Interior Department is planning to hold the largest sale of oil and gas leases in the country’s history. The plans, announced Friday, would auction off 77.3 million acres of offshore waters to drilling, covering coastal waters in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida. The auction will take place […]

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Headlamp – Coal sees largest year-over-year tonnage increase since 2001. 

February 16, 2018

U.S. coal production, exports, and prices increased in 2017. EIA expects total 2017 U.S. coal production to be 773 million short tons (MMst), 45 MMst higher than in 2016 and the largest year-over-year tonnage increase since 2001. Coal prices across the United States rose as well, especially for Central Appalachian coal. An increase in demand […]

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