Alpha Natural Resources to Participate in the Upcoming Goldman Sachs Global Energy Conference

Jan 11, 2010, 16:20 ET from Alpha Natural Resources, Inc.

ABINGDON, Va., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, announced that Frank J. Wood, Chief Financial Officer, will meet with investors and participate in a panel discussion at the Goldman Sachs Global Energy Conference 2010, on January 13, 2010.

About Alpha Natural Resources

Alpha Natural Resources is one of America's premier coal suppliers with coal production capacity of more than 90 million tons a year. Alpha is the nation's leading supplier and exporter of metallurgical coal used in the steel-making process and is a major supplier of thermal coal to electric utilities and manufacturing industries across the country. The company, through its affiliates, employs approximately 6,200 people and operates more than 60 mines and 14 coal preparation facilities in the regions of Northern and Central Appalachia and the Powder River Basin. More information about Alpha can be found on the company's Web site at

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