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  • 2011
  • 1 Season
  • 8.4  (90)

Coal is a documentary reality TV series that was shown on Spike TV. Coal gives viewers a glimpse of the everyday operations and the work involved in coal mining. The documentary series was shot in Westchester, West Virginia and debuted in 2011. The series had a total of 10 episodes with episodes detailing the process of coal mining, the hazards, and the workers involved in the operations of the coal mine. The show ran for one year, and was also shown in the UK on the Discovery Channel UK.

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Seasons
Brute Force and Bad Blood
10. Brute Force and Bad Blood
June 19, 2011
In the dramatic season finale, Mike and Tom work frantically to get the new lease approved as the mine starts to fall apart. The biggest rock fall yet leads to a fight so explosive it threatens to tear the company apart.
The Fight To Go Right
9. The Fight To Go Right
June 12, 2011
The mine gets deadly and conditions force Cobalt to take a different path. To get the new lease to go as planned, they'll have to double production. The pressure is on the night crew to get back in the coal or go to the house for good.
Haunted by the Past
8. Haunted by the Past
June 5, 2011
Danger for the miners increases when they hit water and almost flood the section. Meanwhile, a meeting with a local old-timer force Mike and Tom to come to a drastic decision regarding the direction of the mine.
A Mine Divided
7. A Mine Divided
May 22, 2011
Owners Tom and Mike have gone deep into debt to finance new equipment, and now they're desperate to mine more coal than ever before. To make matters worse, someone is stealing from the mine.
Out with the Coal, In with the New
6. Out with the Coal, In with the New
May 15, 2011
The company's future is threatened when an important piece of equipment is smashed and a redhat steps in.
Into the Heart of Darkness
5. Into the Heart of Darkness
May 8, 2011
Cobalt is forced to mine in the most dangerous part of the mountain, making conditions even more deadly. A skeleton day crew must face the mountain alone, but an unlikely hero, Vince, steps up.
Buried in Coal
4. Buried in Coal
April 20, 2011
Mike and Tom, are facing financial ruin when they roll the dice with a risky belt move that ends up being a success. With the mine half buried in coal, Mike pleads to the trucking company to rally for a record breaking week.
Down 'N Out
3. Down 'N Out
April 13, 2011
The power goes out and equipment goes down when a horrible storm hits the Cobalt Mine. When Hank comes back from the hospital he receives some bad news.
No Easy Way Out
2. No Easy Way Out
April 6, 2011
Cobalt Coal struggles to stay afloat. Lives are threatened when a storm shuts down the mine's air supply, forcing every man to race to the surface.
The Master Miners
1. The Master Miners
March 30, 2011
In the series premiere of Coal, one miner fights to keep Cobalt Coal from shutting down. Major mistakes by the Night Shift almost cost the company their livelihood while one of the deadliest jobs claims another victim.
Description

Coal is a documentary reality TV series that was shown on Spike TV. Coal gives viewers a glimpse of the everyday operations and the work involved in coal mining. The documentary series was shot in Westchester, West Virginia and debuted in 2011. The series had a total of 10 episodes with episodes detailing the process of coal mining, the hazards, and the workers involved in the operations of the coal mine. The show ran for one year, and was also shown in the UK on the Discovery Channel UK.

Coal is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on March 30, 2011.

Where to Watch Coal

Coal is available for streaming on the Spike TV website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Coal on demand at Amazon, Vudu and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    March 30, 2011
  • IMDB Rating
    8.4  (90)