CONSOL Energy Inc. is an energy company headquartered in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, suburb of Cecil Township, in the Southpointe complex. CONSOL is the largest producer of high-BTU bituminous coal in the United States. It is one of the US's largest coal mining companies, along with Peabody Energy and Arch Coal. The company has some 4.5 billion tons of proved reserves, mainly in northern and central Appalachia and the Illinois Basin, and produces about 65 million tons of coal annually. The company has natural gas reserves totaling 1.9 trillion cu. ft.
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Latest FEC Datacovers through committee's December 31, 2012 filing.
Summaryoverview of the committee's finances
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Standardized Donation Informationcovers roughly through Q4 2012. may lag behind FEC section above, as donors and industries are identified by hand.
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Lobbying on Behalf of CONSOL Energy
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount CONSOL Energy $7,190,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Clean Air & Water,
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Hazardous & Solid Waste,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Natural Resources,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title S.153 Robert C. Byrd Mine and Workplace Safety and Health Act of 2011 H.R.1365 CARE Act H.R.2018 Clean Water Cooperative Federalism Act of 2011 H.R.2273 Coal Residuals Reuse and Management Act H.R.522 Worker Protection Against Combustible Dust Explosions and Fires Act of 2011 H.R.960 Mining Jobs Protection Act H.R.1579 Robert C. Byrd Mine Safety Protection Act of 2011 S.228 Defending America's Affordable Energy and Jobs Act S.468 Mining Jobs Protection Act H.R.2219 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012
RegulationsMentioned in 23 dockets; Submitted to 1 docket
All data is based on documents downloaded from Regulations.gov. The first table shows mentions: all documents that include the name of the company anywhere in the document or document metadata. The second table shows submissions: all documents where the submitter metadata included the company name. Each table shows the top 10 dockets, ranked by number of occurrences.
Matches are based on a search for the company name. Variations in the company name, such as acronyms, nicknames or alternate names may cause documents to be missed. The mention of a company name in a document may be incidental and does not necessarily indicate that the company has any relevance to the document. Company names that are common English words may erroneously match with text that is not referring to the company.
Not all agencies submit public comments to Regulations.gov. For a list of participating and non-participating agencies see here. Agencies that do submit to Regulations.gov have varying levels of accuracy and completeness.
Regulations and public comments can be downloaded in bulk here.
The tables show occurrences of "CONSOL Energy" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 3 EPA Greenhouse Gas New Source Performance Standard for Electric Generating Units 2011
- Toggle 2 EPA Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans; Arizona; Regional Haze State Implementation Plan: FIP 2012
- Toggle 2 CDC Draft publication: Coal Dust Explosibility Meter Evaluation and recommendations for Application 2012
- Toggle 2 EPA Standards of Performance for Fossil-Fuel-Fired, Electric Utility, Industrial-Commercial-Institutional, and Small Industrial-Commercial-Institutional Steam Generating Unit 2011
- Toggle 2 MSHA Proposed Rule on Pattern of Violations 2011
- Toggle 2 EPA Technical Revisions for Subparts I and W of the Greenhouse Gas Reporting Rule 2011
- Toggle 1 OSM Pennsylvania Regulatory Program (PA-161-FOR) 2012
- Toggle 1 EPA Approval and Promulgation of State Implementation Programs; State of Utah; Regional Haze Rule Requirements for 40 CFR 51.309 2011
- Toggle 1 EPA National Water Program 2012 Strategy: Response to Climate Change 2011
- Toggle 1 DOT 2012 - Small Community Air Service Development Program 2012
Advisory Committees1 person on 1 committee
Data is based on disclosures required by the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA). Matches are based on the occurrence of the company name in the committee member affiliation. Variations in company names may cause some matches to be missed.
The table shows only the top 10 agencies. To search and download raw records from the complete dataset see the FACA data section.
Table shows employees of "CONSOL Energy" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of Defense 1 person on 1 committee