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  • canary in a coal mine

    Mar 15, 2020· canary in a coal mine (plural canaries in a coal mine or canaries in coal mines) Something whose sensitivity to adverse conditions makes it a useful early indicator of such conditions; something which warns of the coming of greater danger or trouble by a ,...

  • History of coal mining in the United States

    The history of coal mining in the United States goes back to the 1300s, when the Hopi Indians used coal [citation needed] The first commercial use came in 1701, within the Manakin-Sabot area of Richmond, iaCoal was the dominant power source in the United States in the late 1800s and early 1900s, and although in rapid decline it remains a significant source of energy in 2019...

  • Category:Coal mining

    Media in category "Coal mining" The following 119 files are in this category, out of 119 total...

  • West ia coal wars

    Coal Mining in West ia West ia had only a few active coal mines during the US Civil War, with fewer than 1,600 miners in the whole state Coal mining would flourish, however, between 1880 and 1900, after competing railroad companies began carving routes through the mountains of Appalachia...

  • Coal mining disasters

    Coal Mining Accidents Coal mining accidents can occur in the process of mining coal, and have a variety of causes, including leaks of poisonous gases such as hydrogen sulphide or explosive natural gases especially firedamp or methane, coal dust dust explosions, collapsing of mine stopes, mining-induced seismicity, flooding, or general mechanical errors from improperly used or malfunctioning ....

  • Mining in Japan

    Mining in Japan is minimal because Japan does not possess many on-shore mineral resourc Many of the on-shore minerals have already been mined to the point that it has become less expensive to import minerals There are small deposits of coal, oil, iron and minerals in the Japanese archipelago...

  • Coal mining

    Coal mining is a term that encompasses the various methods used to extract the carbon-containing rock called coal from the ground Coal tends to exist in seams, which are lateral layers under the earth that may vary in depth from one or two feet to dozens of feet Coal mining methods Mining of coal seams is achieved in several different ways...

  • Coal in China

    Coal is the main source of energy in China In 2011, seven Chinese coal mining companies produced 100 million metric tonnes of coal or more These companies were Shenhua Group, China Coal Group, Shaanxi Coal and Chemical Industry, Shanxi Coking Coal Group, Datong Coal Mine Group, Jizhong Energy, and Shandong Energy The largest metallurgical coal producer was Shanxi Coking Coal Group...

  • Coal truck mine

    The coal truck mine is located north of the Fishing Guild and west of McGrubor's WoodThere are 12 coal rocks and 2 carts, and the area is one of the more efficient places to mine coal Captain Lawgof, the starting point of the Dwarf Cannon quest, is located south of the coal trucks...

  • Coal mining in the United Kingdom

    Coal mining in the United Kingdom dates back to Roman times and occurred in many different parts of the country Britain's coalfields are associated with Northumberland and Durham, North and South Wales, Yorkshire, the Scottish Central Belt, Lancashire, Cumbria, the East and West Midlands and Kent...

  • Coal Mining (Technology)

    Coal Mining (Technology) From Frostpunk Wiki Jump to: navigation, search This article is a stub You can help Frostpunk Wiki by expanding it This article is a stub You can help Frostpunk Wiki by expanding it Coal Mining Allows us to build Coal Min Tier 1 Unlocks : Buildings: Coal Mine:...

  • Coal Generator

    Coal burn time is 4 seconds, which means that a single Coal Generator consumes 15 Coal/min Pipelines only have a capacity of 300 m³/min Thus, when connecting Water Extractors to a line feeding 7 or more Coal Generators, Water inputs either need to be spaced out or be separated...

  • History of coal mining

    Strip mining is the only type of coal mining that still takes place in Saskatchewan today, and occurs mainly in the Estevan area, and to a lesser extent in the Willow Bunch / Wood Mountain areas Coal use in Saskatchewan accelerated once it started being used for electricity generation...

  • Coal mining

    Coal mining is the process of getting coal out of the ground It is part of the mining industry Coal is used as a resource for making electricity Extraction Surface mining is done when the coal is near the surface Coal miners remove the soil above the coal The coal can then be removed without the coal miners having to go deep underground...

  • Coal mining in the Philippines

    Coal mining in the Philippines has a long history dating back to the 1800s during the Spanish colonization of the islandsThe Philippines consumes more coal than it can produce and coal is the main source of electricity 20% of the country's coal supply is used by the cement industry (in 2005)...

  • Motherlode Mine

    The Motherlode Mine is a members-only Mining training area located in the Dwarven Mine At least 30 Mining is required to mine on the lower level and 72 Mining (cannot be boosted) for the upper level A pickaxe is required to clear the obstructing rockfalls that block access to the mine's featur...