Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE: BTU), previously Peabody Coal Company, is the largest private-sector coal company in the world The company is headquartered in Downtown St. Louis, Missouri.
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- contributions under $200 are not reported, and so are not included in totals.
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- organization totals include known subsidiaries of the organization.
Latest FEC Datacovers through committee's December 31, 2010 filing.
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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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Figures are based on lobbying activity reported to the Senate Office of Public Records. Reported dollar amounts are required to be accurate only to the nearest $20,000. For organizations whose primary business is lobbying, we display total income and top clients. For organizations that are not primarily lobbying firms, we display total amount spent on lobbying and top lobbying firms hired.
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Lobbying on Behalf of Peabody Energy
Names of Lobbyists
Firm Hired Amount Peabody Investments $8,540,000
Most Frequently Disclosed Lobbying Issues
- Energy & Nuclear Power,
- Fed Budget & Appropriations,
- Environment & Superfund,
- Labor, Antitrust & Workplace,
- Economics & Econ Development,
- Natural Resources,
Most Frequently Disclosed Bills
Bill No. Title H.R.2454 American Clean Energy And Security Act of 2009 S.1462 American Clean Energy Leadership Act of 2009 S.1733 Green Taxis Act of 2009 H.R.497 H.R.4173 Wall Street Transparency and Accountability Act of 2010 H.R.2846 American Energy Act H.R.4213 Tax Extenders Act of 2009 S.3464 Practical Energy and Climate Plan Act of 2010 S.696 Appalachia Restoration Act H.R.977 Derivatives Markets Transparency and Accountability Act of 2009
RegulationsMentioned in 57 dockets; Submitted to 4 dockets
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 "Peabody Energy" in public comments on proposed federal regulations.
Documents Submitted by the Organization
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- Toggle 7 OSM Stream Buffer Zone and Related Rules 2009
- Toggle 1 COE Proposal to Reissue and Modify Nationwide Permits 2010
- Toggle 1 MSHA Examinations of Work Areas in Underground Coal Mines for Violations of Mandatory Health or Safety Standards 2010
- Toggle 1 MSHA Proximity Detection Systems for Underground Mines, RFI 30 CFR Parts 57 and 75 2010
Mentions in Document Text
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- Toggle 14 EPA Proposed Endangerment Finding for Greenhouse Gases under the Clean Air Act (CAA) 2009
- Toggle 12 EPA National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Coal- and Oil-fired Electric Utility Steam Generating Units 2009
- Toggle 8 OSM Stream Buffer Zone and Related Rules 2009
- Toggle 6 EPA Clean Air Transport Rule 2009
- Toggle 5 EPA Action to Ensure Authority of State and Local Air Permit Programs to Regulate All Pollutants Elsewhere Subject to Regulation Under the Clean Air Act 2010
- Toggle 4 EPA North Dakota Regional Haze State Implementation Plan 2010
- Toggle 3 EPA EPA/NHTSA Joint Rulemaking to Establish Light-duty Vehicle GHG Emissions Standards and CAFE Standards 2009
- Toggle 3 EPA Texas Prevention of Significant Deterioration Program Concerning Greenhouse Gas-Emitting Sources 2010
- Toggle 3 DOE This docket contains Federal Register Notices from the DOE FDMS Sandbox. 2009
- Toggle 3 EPA Prevention of Significant Deterioration/Title V Greenhouse Gas Tailoring Rule 2009
Advisory Committees3 people on 2 committees
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 "Peabody Energy" that sat on federal advisory committees.
- Toggle Department of Energy 2 people on 1 committee
- Toggle Department of the Interior 1 person on 1 committee