Awards and Recognition

Peabody is widely recognized for corporate and social responsibility.  In the past five years, the company has earned more than 150 awards for corporate and financial leadership, safety and environmental honors. 

Year 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006
Category Corporate | Safety | Environmental

Corporate

Region Award Description
Global Platts Energy Company of the Year Awarded Energy Company of the Year by a panel of international judges for best-in-class performance, demonstration of a corporate philosophy that is fast-moving, adaptive and forward-thinking and for perseverance in a time when competitors are faltering and the company's powerful position as demand for coal continues to grow
Global Platts CEO of the Year Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Greg Boyce recognized at the Global Energy Awards for exemplary industry leadership
Australia NSW Women in Mining Rising Star Award Recognition of Alice Sila, Metropolitan Mine Mining Engineer, for exceptional achievements by a woman working in the New South Wales mining industry for one to five years
Global WCA Chairman's Special Award Greg Boyce was recognized by the World Coal Association for global leadership in mining safety
Australia Alumni Award for International Leadership Glenn Kellow was awarded the University of Newcastle's 2014 Alumni Award for International Leadership, which recognizes outstanding University of Newcastle, Australia graduates who have made significant contributions as international leaders in business, commerce, industry or public service
Australia Coal Mine of the Year and Australian Mine of the Year Millennium Mine won the award for Coal Mine of the Year and Australian Mine of the Year award as a result of its performance in 2013 where employees worked approximately 1 million hours without an Lost Time Incident (LTI), reduced costs by 20% and set a new clean coal production record at 3.4 million tonnes all while transitioning from a contractor-run operation to a fully owner-operated mine

Safety

Region Award Description
Illinois Second Place Wildcat Hills Mine rescue team earned Second Place at the Annual Robert Earl Jones Mine Rescue Contest
Illinois Third Place Gateway Mine rescue team earned Third Place at the Annual Robert Earl Jones Mine Rescue Contest
Wyoming  Small Surface Operation Safety Award Rawhide Mine earned the Small Surface Operation Safety Award from the Wyoming Mining Association and the Wyoming State Inspector of Mines for the best 2013 safety performance among operations of comparable size
Australia Overall Winner Peabody Energy’s North Wambo team was the overall winner for a sixth consecutive year at the 31st Annual Hunter Valley Underground Mines Rescue Competition on July 18

Environmental

Region Award Description
Indiana Interstate Mining Compact Commission National Reclamation Awards Honorable Mention Peabody Midwest Mining and United Minerals Company, LLC teams named Interstate Mining Compact Commission National Reclamation Awards Honorable Mention for their use of geomorphic reclamation techniques and reestablishment of wildlife and forest habitat at the Somerville East Mine reclamation area