Alliance, the largest producer in the Illinois Basin, owns and operates a longwall mine in Hamilton County, Illinois and several continuous mining operations spread across West Kentucky, Indiana and Illinois. The company produces mainly high-energy, high-sulphur coal with low chlorine content. Future production is shifting toward more efficient operations and lower cost mines.
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Asset report | Feb 2017
Alliance - Illinois Basin coal mines
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