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COAL: Six U.S. Senators call on federal regulators to implement new rules protecting miners from silica dust, which has contributed to an ongoing surge in black lung cases. (Ohio Valley ReSource)

• A 20-year-old is killed at a southern West Virginia mine, marking the sixth coal mining death this year. (West Virginia Public Broadcasting)
• West Virginia and Welsh companies will collaborate on a business to manufacture coal into hard carbon battery and supercapacitor cells. (WV News) 

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