CNX Gas 8-K 2008
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 30, 2008
CNX GAS CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code:
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
CNX Gas Corporation (CNX Gas) and CONSOL Energy Inc. (CONSOL Energy), and certain of each of their subsidiaries, have entered into Amendment No. 1, dated as of May 30, 2008 (the Amendment), to the Master Cooperation and Safety Agreement dated as of August 1, 2005. The Amendment is attached as Exhibit 10.1 to this Form 8-K and is incorporated by reference herein. A brief description of the Amendment is set forth below and such description is qualified by the complete Amendment attached hereto.
Under the Amendment, in order to provide greater certainty with respect to the allocation of allowances and credits relating to greenhouse gas emissions, CNX Gas and CONSOL Energy have agreed that effective as of August 1, 2005:
For purposes of the Master Cooperation and Safety Agreement, as amended, CNX Gas and its subsidiaries are not included as subsidiaries of CONSOL Energy.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: June 2, 2008