Foresight Energy LP develops and operates coal mines and related infrastructure. Through its subsidiaries, Foresight owns or controls more than three billion tons of coal reserves in the Illinois and Northern Appalachian coal basins. Foresight is majority-owned and led by Christopher Cline. The company also has a strategic relationship with Natural Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE:NRP). NRP is a master limited partnership in which Foresight owns both limited partner and general partner interests.