Methane emanating from coal mine powers plant’s electricity

Oxbow Mining LLC, owner of Elk Creek Mine in Somerset, is capturing methane from the mine to power a new $6million plant that is generating electricity.



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Oxbow Mining LLC, owner of Elk Creek Mine in Somerset, is capturing methane from the mine to power a new $6million plant that is generating electricity.

The sharp slowdown of coal production at the Elk Creek Mine in Somerset this year hasn’t prevented the ramping up of electricity generation at a new plant powered by methane emanating…




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