October 08, 2009 11:38 ET

Walter Energy Invites You to Join Its Third Quarter 2009 Earnings Conference Call on the Web

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - October 8, 2009) - Walter Energy (NYSE: WLT), a leading U.S. producer and exporter of premium coking coal for the global steel industry, announced today that, in conjunction with the release of its third quarter 2009 earnings results after the market closes on Oct. 20, 2009, it will conduct a conference call with institutional investors and analysts to be broadcast live over the Internet on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2009 at 10 a.m. EDT.

What: Walter Energy Third Quarter 2009 Earnings Conference Call

When: Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2009 at 10 a.m. EDT

Where: www.walterenergy.com

How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above

Length: Approximately one hour

If you are unable to listen to the live webcast, the call will be archived for up to 30 days on the Company's website at www.walterenergy.com.

About Walter Energy

Walter Energy is a leading U.S. producer and exporter of premium coking coal for the global steel industry and also produces steam coal and industrial coal, metallurgical coke and coal bed methane gas. The Company has revenues of approximately $1.2 billion and employs approximately 2,150 people. For more information about Walter Energy, please visit the Company website at www.walterenergy.com.

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