ACF-TV Video Collection

 

ACF-TV is a collection of educational videos that can be shared with viewers of all ages, from elementary school through college. The videos cover a variety of coal topics, including facts about coal, coal mining equipment, and coal in the news. Browse ACF-TV to learn more about each video.

Facts About Coal

  • Coal Montana Facts
  • Produced By: Count on Coal Montana
  • Length: :31
  • Type: Benefits of Coal
  • Audience: Middle and High School
  • Summary: The coal industry in Montana and how it benefits the state in a variety of different ways, including the generation of state revenue, thousands of local jobs, and, of course, electricity.
  • How Do They Do It: Coal Mining
  • Length: 5:44
  • Type: Coal Mining
  • Audience: High School and Older
  • Summary: The process and benefits of coal mining. The video also features the day-to-day tasks of today’s coal miners.
  • Coal Keeps America Strong
  • Produced By: ACCCE
  • Length: 1:22
  • Audience: High School and Older
  • Summary: There is power in numbers. Learn the facts about coal and its key role in providing security for citizens across the U.S.
  • Our Local Economy Depends on Coal
  • Produced By: ACCCE
  • Length: 1:51
  • Audience: High School and Older
  • Summary: Coal provides security through affordable energy for households as well as good jobs for families. Learn how coal serves as an important resource in local communities across the U.S.
  • What Powers Life in Just One Day?
  • Produced By: Advanced Energy for Life / Peabody Energy
  • Length: :45
  • Audience: All Ages
  • Summary: In just one day, the world is energized by 21 million tonnes of coal. Coal fuels more energy than any other source and is by far the world’s lowest cost major source of power.
  • Get Ready to Feel the Power
  • Produced By: Advanced Energy for Life / Peabody Energy
  • Length: :41
  • Audience: All Ages
  • Summary: Coal keeps us powered up. It’s an abundant American energy resource. It provides 40 percent of global electricity and is cleaner than ever before. Coal is the path to energy security.
  • Coal Power Generation
  • Produced By: EPower Generation
  • Length: 3:57
  • Audience: Elementary and Middle School
  • Summary: Learn the facts and statistics about coal and electricity in this interactive virtual tour.

Coal Equipment

  • How a Coal Plant Works
  • Produced By: Tennessee Valley Authority
  • Length: :28
  • Type: Coal Equipment
  • Audience: Elementary and Middle School
  • Summary: How coal is turned into electricity at the coal power station.
  • Consol Energy’s Enlow Fork Mine
  • Produced By: Consol Energy
  • Length: 3:21
  • Audience: High School
  • Summary: Have you ever wondered what goes on beneath the surface in a coal mine? Go hundreds of feet underground to explore the process of coal mining in the Enlow Fork Mine in Pennsylvania.
  • Carbon Capture & Storage for a Low-Carbon Energy Future
  • Produced By: Advanced Energy for Life / Peabody Energy
  • Length: :43
  • Type: Coal Equipment
  • Audience: Middle and High School
  • Summary: High efficiency coal technology reduces the carbon footprint at today’s power plants.
  • What Technology Is Powering Your Future?
  • Produced By: Advanced Energy for Life / Peabody Energy
  • Length: :51
  • Audience: Middle and High School
  • Summary: Coal powers more electricity around the world than any other fuel and is increasingly important to our energy future. Coal is expected to become the world’s largest energy source in coming years, surpassing oil.

Energy/Electricity

  • Advanced Coal: Energy for the 21st Century
  • Produced By: Advanced Energy for Life / Peabody Energy
  • Length: 3:53
  • Audience: Middle and High School
  • Summary: Examples of how we use electricity every day and why coal is an important source of electricity. To learn more about the states mentioned in this video, visit Your State’s Role in Coal.

Coal in the News

  • Teachers Learn About Electricity in North Dakota
  • Produced By: Basin Electric
  • Length: 2:32
  • Audience: All Ages
  • Summary: A fun story featuring a group of teachers touring North Dakota’s Energy Trail during the Lignite Energy Council Education Seminar.

Coal Companies/Organizations

  • Arch Coal Cares
  • Produced By: Arch Coal
  • Length: 1:29
  • Audience: All Ages
  • Summary: An environmental engineer takes us behind the scenes as he describes Arch Coal’s continued stewardship efforts in taking care of the surrounding community.
  • 2011 Loan Star Land Steward: North American Coal
  • Produced By: Texas Parks and Wildlife
  • Length: 2:14
  • Audience: Middle and High School
  • Summary: A close-up look at the 2011 Loan Star Land Steward winner, the North American Coal Corporation. The organization’s goal is to work with Texas Parks and Wildlife to create new wildlife in areas that were once used for coal mining.
  • Consol Energy – Coal Safety
  • Produced By: Consol Energy
  • Length: 2:34
  • Audience: All Ages
  • Summary: The importance of safety to the men and women behind the coal industry and the people who love them.
  • Consol Energy Videos
  • Produced By: Consol Energy
  • Length: Varies
  • Type: History of Coal Mining
  • Audience: All Ages
  • Summary: Watch and learn about this history of coal mining at a major coal company that dates back to 1864.
  • Joy Global Brand Promise
  • Produced By: Joy Global
  • Length: 2:16
  • Audience: All Ages
  • Summary: All about Joy Global and the benefits of coal and coal mining in today’s society.
  • About TVA
  • Produced By: Tennessee Valley Authority
  • Length: 5:07
  • Audience: High School and Older
  • Summary: The power distributed by The Tennessee Valley Authority may be on a larger scale than you think. Go behind the scenes to learn how TVA serves 9 million people in the southeastern region.
  • Our Local Economy Depends on Coal
  • Produced By: ACCCE
  • Length: 1:51
  • Audience: High School and Older
  • Summary: Coal provides security through affordable energy for households as well as good jobs for families. Learn how coal serves as an important resource in local communities across the U.S.
  • Low-Cost Electricity from Coal: A Family Matter
  • Produced By: ACCCE
  • Length: 1:16
  • Audience: All Ages
  • Summary: Listen to what a coal dispatcher has to say about the cost-efficient benefits of coal in a tough economy.