CONSOL Energy 8-K 2012
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): March 6, 2012
CONSOL Energy Inc.
(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):
On March 6, 2012, the registrant issued a press release regarding its decision to temporarily idle its southwest Virginia Buchanan Mine longwall mining unit and reduce its continuous mining operating schedule to five days per week. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by this reference.
The following exhibits are filed or furnished in accordance with the provisions of Item 601 of Regulation S-K:
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.