NMA Urges Decisive Repeal of the Costly Power Plan

The Clean Power Plan (CPP) is an enormously costly, agenda-driven regulation devoid of any congressional authorization or meaningful environmental benefit and must be repealed.

Majority of U.S. Voters Support Upgrading the Coal Fleet, Embracing Advanced Technologies

A majority of U.S. voters – 55 percent – believe the U.S. government should take action to upgrade the aging coal and nuclear fleet, according to a poll conducted by Morning Consult for the National Mining Association (NMA).

NMA Applauds Passage of Bill to Streamline Mine Permitting, Unlock U.S. Mineral Potential

The House Natural Resources Committee passed Rep. Mark Amodei’s (R-Nev.) “National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act” to improve and streamline the federal permitting process.

American Mining Key to American Infrastructure

NMA continues to emphasize the U.S. mining industry’s inextricable role in infrastructure.

Supreme Court Unanimously Upholds Industry Position; Provides Pathway for Challenges to Improper WOTUS Rule

NMA welcomed the Supreme Court’s ruling on the 509(b) Clean Water Act jurisdictional dispute.

Economic Contributions of Mining

New analysis of the impact of mining is now available, offering state-by-state details on everything from jobs, contributions to GDP, coal and minerals production, and electricity generation.

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NMA Urges Decisive Repeal of the Costly Power Plan

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Clean Power Plan (CPP) is an enormously costly, agenda-driven regulation devoid of any congressional authorization or meaningful environmental benefit and must be repealed, advised the National Mining Association (NMA) today in comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The... Read More

LinkedIn Blog: Advanced Technologies and Mining Go Hand-in-Hand

At all points in mining – from the way mined materials are extracted from the earth to the ways they are utilized by consumers around the world - advanced technologies and mining go hand-in-hand. Inside today’s mines, drones collect imagery to provide three-dimensional site maps, while autonomous... Read More

Mining For Our Future

Innovative technologies made possible through and employed by mining are providing the mineral and energy resources essential for a better life and a better future.

Strengthening the U.S. Economy

The strength and future health of the U.S. economy depends on mining, which provides the building blocks for the everyday American experience.

Maintaining Energy Security

Mining powers America, from the fuels that feed our energy grid to the metals that carry power to our homes and businesses. Coal and minerals play a key role in every stage of energy delivery.

Supporting America's Infrastructure

From foundations to roofs, power plants to wind farms, roads to bridges—America’s infrastructure projects begin with mining.

Enhancing National Security

In uncertain times, U.S. mining provides essential elements for safeguarding our nation.

Improving Mine Safety and Health

The safety and health of our workers and colleagues is a core value of the mining industry.

Developing Resources Responsibly

Natural resources are at the heart of mining, therefore good environmental stewardship is an industry imperative and a core requirement. Mining and its employees are at the center of our communities, underscoring our commitment to being good neighbors wherever we operate.

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