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Power Cuts
You Don't Know What You're Doing This Government is clearly hoping for a mild winter more than most with margins at the power stations running too tight to call. The NUM will keep pushing forward the case to retain coal production in the UK. With plans being made to ration power and pay plant

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Coalfield Communities
Congratulations to Michael Dugher MP for Barnsley East for putting the following question to Parliament on 28 October 2014 “That this House acknowledges the economic legacy of the pit closure programme in coalfield communities across the United Kingdom; notes that the recent release of the r

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Cash in lieu increase
Concessionary Fuel Update Cash in lieu rates have increased this year in line with the heating and light element of the Retail Price Index and the new rates are effective from 1 October 2014. All beneficiaries who receive their allowance funded by the Department of Energy and Climate Change have s

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UK Coal Secure 4m Loan
UK Coal Secure £4m Loan UK Coal has confirmed funding for the managed closure of its deep mining business. They say the deal includes a commercial loan of £4m from government as well as support from other partners which will allow the company to safely close Kellingley Colliery in Yorks

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