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Aug 19, 2014, 19:17 ET
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UK Advertising Standards Authority Decision Supports Open Discussion Of Coal's Vital Role In Alleviating Energy Poverty

 Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) today applauded the London-based Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), which rejected false advertising claims by...

Aug 15, 2014, 12:54 ET
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Peabody Energy's Cottage Grove Mine Surpasses Three Years Without A Reportable Incident

Employees at Peabody Energy's Cottage Grove Mine in Southern Illinois have reached a safety milestone, surpassing three years without an incident...

Aug 05, 2014, 02:00 ET

Peabody Energy Reduces Production At Burton Mine In Australia; Raises Financial Outlook On Lower Australian Costs

 Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) announced today that it is reducing metallurgical coal production by approximately 1.5 million tons per year from...

Jul 29, 2014, 11:07 ET
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Peabody Urges Withdrawal Of Power Plant Carbon Proposal As Adverse To Human Health; Calls For Broad Technology Deployment

 Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) today called for withdrawal of the proposed  carbon rule for existing power plants and greater deployment of...

Jul 25, 2014, 10:32 ET
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Peabody Energy Declares Dividend Of $0.085 Per Share

 The board of directors of Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) today declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock of $0.085 per share. The...

Jul 22, 2014, 08:00 ET

Peabody Energy Announces Results For The Quarter Ended June 30, 2014

 Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) today reported second quarter 2014 revenues of $1.76 billion, leading to Adjusted EBITDA of $213.1 million. ...

Jul 21, 2014, 17:35 ET
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Peabody Energy Announces VP Of U.S. Federal Government Relations And VP Of Corporate Communications Appointments

Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) announced today it has named Raymond V. Shepherd III Vice President of Federal Government Relations to advance Peabody's...

Jul 20, 2014, 07:18 ET

Australia revoca el impuesto de carbono rechazando la política que hace la energía escasa y cara

- Peabody Energy: Australia revoca el impuesto de carbono rechazando la política que hace la energía escasa y cara Peabody Energy...

Jul 18, 2014, 16:27 ET
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Peabody Energy : en supprimant sa taxe carbone, l'Australie rejette une politique de raréfaction et d'augmentation du coût de l'énergie

Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) a salué aujourd'hui la décision du Parlement et du Premier ministre australiens d'abolir une taxe carbone qui...

Jul 18, 2014, 14:58 ET
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Peabody Energy: Australiens Aufhebung der Kohlendioxidsteuer bedeutet Abkehr von einem Grundsatz, der Energie knapp und teuer macht

Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) begrüßte heute die Maßnahmen des australischen Parlaments und des Premierministers zur Aufhebung der...

Jul 18, 2014, 11:49 ET
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Peabody Energy: a revogação do imposto sobre o carbono na Austrália e a rejeição de uma política que torna a energia cara e escassa

A Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) elogiou hoje a atitude do Parlamento e do primeiro-ministro australiano ao revogar o imposto sobre o carbono, que...

Jul 18, 2014, 11:35 ET
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Peabody Energy: La derogación de Australia del impuesto a las emisiones de carbono rechaza una política que da como resultado una energía escasa y costosa

Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) elogió hoy la decisión del Parlamento y del Primer Ministro de Australia de derogar el impuesto a las emisiones...

Jul 17, 2014, 17:02 ET
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Peabody Energy: Australia's Repeal of the Carbon Tax Rejects Policy That Makes Energy Scarce and Expensive

Peabody Energy (NYSE:BTU) today praised the action of Australia's Parliament and Prime Minister in repealing the carbon tax, which has hurt...

Jul 08, 2014, 16:06 ET
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Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) To Announce Results For The Quarter Ended June 30, 2014

On Tuesday, July 22, 2014, Peabody Energy will announce the results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.  A conference call with management is...

Jun 25, 2014, 17:02 ET

Peabody Energy Announces Successful Conclusion Of Consent Solicitation

Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE: BTU) today announced the successful conclusion of its previously announced solicitation of consents from holders...

Jun 18, 2014, 08:45 ET
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Peabody Energy Announces Extension Of Consent Solicitation

 Peabody Energy Corporation today announced that it has extended until 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on June 25, 2014 (such date and time, the...

Jun 11, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Peabody Chairman and CEO Greg Boyce: All-In Energy Plan With Greater Coal Use Essential For High-Growth Economic And Industrial Base

Peabody Energy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H. Boyce today called for an all-in energy plan with greater use of coal to secure a...

Jun 11, 2014, 08:56 ET
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Peabody Energy Announces Extension of Consent Solicitation

Peabody Energy Corporation today announced that it has extended until 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on June 17, 2014 (such date and time, the "New...

Jun 02, 2014, 16:35 ET
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Statement Of Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) On National Carbon Target

We believe that everyone deserves access to low-cost electricity, and everyone wants the air to be a bit cleaner every day. Advanced...

May 28, 2014, 12:20 ET
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World Coal Association Honors Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) Chairman and CEO Greg Boyce For Global Safety Leadership

 Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory H. Boyce was recognized by the World Coal Association (WCA) for global...