AK Steel Buys Coal Company to Control Costs at Plants in Kentucky, Ohio

by Dan Conti, Kentucky Public Radio AK Steel is buying a Pennsylvania coal company in a deal designed to help control raw material costs at its Ashland, Kentucky and Middletown, Ohio plants. Company president James Wainscott announced today that the firm has acquired Solar Fuel Company of Somerset County, Pennsylvania for $36 million. Wainscott says […]