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Oil and gas continues to show signs of recovery in Wyoming

By Dustin Bleizeffer, WyoFile Wyoming’s oil and gas industry continues to show signs of recovery from the 2020 pandemic shockwave that drove the price of oil below $0 per barrel, spurred layoffs and stalled production. At...

Peabody set to report $690M in revenue, $900M in sales next week

Peabody Energy coal sales tipped $900 million this past quarter with the coal giant expecting to report third-quarter revenues between $670- 690 million next week. The announcement, part of an Oct. 18 preliminary financial report,...
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Energy Update for Oct. 15

Spot Price: PRB Coal Week Ending 10/8/2021 $13.25 / Short Ton Week Ending 10/1/2021 $13.30 / Short Ton (Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration) Wyoming Coal Production Week Ending 10/9/2021 4,599 Thousand Short Tons Week Ending 10/10/2020 4,390 Thousand Short Tons Year to Date (2021): 180,801 Thousand...
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Energy Update for Oct. 8

Spot Price: PRB Coal Week Ending 10/1/2021 $13.30 / Short Ton Week Ending 9/24/2021 $13.35 / Short Ton (Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration) Wyoming Coal Production Week Ending 10/2/2021 4,662 Thousand Short Tons Week Ending 10/3/2020 4,254 Thousand Short Tons Year to Date (2021): 176,202 Thousand...
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Energy Update for Oct. 1

Spot Price: PRB Coal Week Ending 9/24/2021 $13.35 / Short Ton Week Ending 9/17/2021 $13.35 / Short Ton (Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration) Wyoming Coal Production Week Ending 9/25/2021 5,023 Thousand Short Tons Week Ending 9/26/2020 4,302 Thousand Short Tons Year to Date (2021): 171,540 Thousand...

A Wyoming energy strategy proposal: utility-scale solar

By Dave Dodson, WyoFile Last month I suggested that an “all-of-the-above” strategy for Wyoming’s energy economic development would lead us nowhere; if we try to do everything, we’ll accomplish nothing. Focus is the key to success,...

Energy Update for Sept. 17

Spot Price: PRB Coal Week Ending 9/10/2021 $13.35 / Short Ton Week Ending 9/3/2021 $13.35 / Short Ton (Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration) Wyoming Coal Production Week Ending 9/11/2021 4,888 Thousand Short Tons Week Ending 9/12/2020 4,337 Thousand Short Tons Year to Date (2021): 161,566 Thousand...

Support Gillette Main Street by leaving your mark on downtown

Those who have traveled our downtown area on foot lately might have noticed a growing collection of pavers on 3rd Street at Gillette Avenue. It’s a project by Gillette Main Street (GMS) that has...

County ready for Pronghorn Industrial Park, McKeown not so much

With the steady decline in fossil fuel in Wyoming, Campbell County more specifically, local leaders know they must prepare for the future before it’s too late. That’s forced local leaders to be more aggressive in...
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Energy Update for Sept. 10

Spot Price: PRB Coal Week Ending 9/3/2021 $13.35 / Short Ton Week Ending 8/27/2021 $11.90 / Short Ton (Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration) Wyoming Coal Production Week Ending 9/4/2021 4,793 Thousand Short Tons Week Ending 9/5/2020 4,495 Thousand Short Tons Year to Date (2021): 156,678 Thousand...