West Virginia http://news.stlpublicradio.org en EPA revokes permit for Arch Coal mine in W. Va. http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/epa-revokes-permit-arch-coal-mine-w-va <p>In addition to <a href="http://www.npr.org/2011/01/14/132910360/safety-system-dysfunctional-before-mine-blast">the story about mining</a> you may have heard on NPR's All Things Considered this evening, a St. Louis-based coal company, <a href="http://www.archcoal.com/">Arch Coal</a>, is in some trouble for one of their mines in West Virginia.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.epa.gov/">U.S. Environmental Protection Agency</a> is making good on a 9-month-old threat and revoking a permit for West Virginia's largest mountaintop removal mine.</p> Sat, 15 Jan 2011 00:19:59 +0000 Kelsey Proud 334 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org EPA revokes permit for Arch Coal mine in W. Va.