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Pittsburgh  Pennsylvania   - Allegheny River - Coal Barge Hauling Coal | by Onasill ~ Bill - Thank You
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Pittsburgh Pennsylvania - Allegheny River - Coal Barge Hauling Coal

Ten years ago, about 28 million tons of the fossil fuel moved on the region’s three rivers, fueling power plants as well as coke plants where the natural resource was converted into fuel for steel industry blast furnaces. Coal from Pennsylvania and Ohio mines was headed to power plants in the mid-Atlantic, southeast and midwest. Coal from West Virginia and Kentucky mines fed U.S. Steel’s Clairton coke plant 134

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Taken on January 12, 2008