ANR Profile — Alpha Natural Resources Inc
Alpha Natural Resources is a supplier and exporter of metallurgical coal for use in the steel-making process and a supplier of thermal coal to electric utilities and manufacturing industries. Co. has two reportable segments: Eastern Coal Operations, which consists of the mines in Northern and Central Appalachia and its coal brokerage activities; and Western Coal Operations, which consists of two Powder River Basin mines in Wyoming. Co.'s other segment includes underground mine in Illinois, equipment sales and repair operations; terminal services; and the leasing of mineral rights, among others. As of Dec 31 2014, Co. controlled approx. 3.95 billion tons of proven and probable coal reserves.