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Letter: Seize the moment and protect salmon

...water in question is the Chuitna River, which flows into upper Cook Inlet. Underneath the stream lies coal, which PacRim Coal, an out-of-state corporation, has applied to strip-mine hundreds of feet below the riverbed, destroying some...
Alaska's mines keep plugging hard to raise money. In Alaska, across Cook Inlet from Anchorage, the developer of the Chuitna coal project, PacRim Coal, is plugging away in an extended permitting program, which began in 2006.Meanwhile the company is dealing with the...
Permitting bill hits bump in Senate Finance committee

...reservation in 2009, appealed a decision by the Department of Natural Resources to grant a temporary water use permit to PacRim Coal.A judge in February found the coalition and PacRim had competing interests in the same body of water and that water...
Alaska Digest

...Dome, with Anchorage-based Cook Inlet Region Inc., is one of two major leaseholders of Beluga coal. The other is PacRim Coal, headed by Anchorage businessman Bob Stiles. "We have had no part in the deal. We have had no contact with anyone...
Northwest Digest

...China, and other factors. Anchorage-based company PacRim Coal recently signed a memorandum of understanding with the...for the company. Robert Stiles, project developer of PacRim Coal, has been trying since the early 1980s to turn Beluga...
Alaska Digest

...1971. Company lays out Beluga mine timeline ANCHORAGE - PacRim Coal LP has laid out an aggressive timeline for developing...of Anchorage, could supply coal to the Agrium plant. PacRim Coal has five coal leases that cover about 20,000 acres...
Arts calendar

...Coalition and Cook Inletkeeper panel discussion, 5:30 p.m., Silverbow Inn. Reception and panel discussion about PacRim Coal's-mining proposal. Hors d'oeuvres featuring wild Alaskan salmon and a no host bar. Details: www.inletkeeper...
Reports: Coal project will cause 'irreversible' damage to streams

...Chuitna coal mine project on the west side of Cook Inlet, 45 miles from Anchorage. The site is being developed by PacRim Coal LP, a Delaware-based company that plans to mine an estimated 300 million metric tons of coal over 25 years. Plans...
State rejects Chuitna Watershed anti-coal petition

...and its surrounding communities from environmental damage associated with strip mining proposed by Delaware-based PacRim Coal LP.Part of PacRim's plan calls for the removal of 11 miles of Middle Creek, a tributary deemed by the Department...
We should never trade wild Alaskan Salmon for dirty coal

Governor Parnell has said several times he will never trade one resource for another. PacRim Coal, a Delaware corporation, is actively seeking state and federal permits to build and operate the Chuitna coal strip mine 45 miles...


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