St. Louis-Based Peabody Energy Files For BankruptcyPeabody blames low coal prices, weakness in China's economy and regulatory challenges.
Peabody Tells Illinois it Can Cover Mine Closing CostsA Peabody attorney counters that its anticipated restoration costs are between $25 million and $30 million less than the state estimates.
Peabody Allegedly Funded False Climate Change ScienceNew York A-G questions if coal giant misled investors on climate change.
Ameren Missouri Monthly Bill Increase Begins in Sept.All of Ameren Missouri's 1.2 million customers will see the increase from $4.62 to $5.08 a month.
EPA Seeks 21 Percent Emission Drop in MissouriTo meet newly proposed federal standards, Missouri would need to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by more than one-fifth by 2030
Obama's New Carbon Emissions Rules Draw Mixed ReactionsPresident's Obama's call for a 30 percent reduction in carbon emissions is stirring strong reactions on both sides of the argument.
Hearing on Ameren's Coal Ash Landfill Postponed AgainEnvironmentalists are screaming foul over Ameren Missouri's plans to construct the ash-pit at its Labadie facility, saying that it doesn't meet county regulations.
Coal Protest Continues at Washington University A student sit-in over Washington University's ties to coal company Peabody Energy is approaching its third week at the St. Louis campus.
Sit-In Participants Meet With Washington Univ. Chancellor"Students Against Peabody" continues push for school to cut ties with St. Louis based company.
Sierra Club Sues AmerenThe club is trying to force the utility to reduce emissions at its three St. Louis area coal-fired power plants.
Arch Coal Posts Lower-Than-Expected 3Q LossThe St. Louis-based company among the world's biggest coal producers lost 61 cents per share in the July-through-September period.
14 UMWA Members Arrested During Rally in St. LouisHundreds gathered to plant 1,000 white crosses in Kiener Plaza to honor the memory of those who died at coal mines operated.