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An oil and gas rig overlooking Wyoming's Wind River Range. (H/t Larry Zuckerman/BLM Wyoming)

Gov. Gordon Pledges Millions to Put Oil and Gas Workers Back to Work

Employment numbers within the oil and gas industry could improve as  Governor Mark Gordon pledges millions of dollars to complete new and sealed off old wells. The funds, up to $15 million, will come from...
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Energy Update for Nov. 27

Here's your Campbell County energy update for MONTH DAY. Spot Price: PRB Coal Week Ending 11/20/2020 $11.60 / Short Ton Week Ending 11/13/2020 $11.60 / Short Ton (Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration) Wyoming Coal Production Week Ending 11/21/2020 4,629 Thousand Short Tons Week Ending...
A pump jack on public lands. (Courtesy of Ellen M. Gilmer/File/E&E News)

Judge Strikes Down ‘Sloppy and Rushed’ BLM Climate Review

By Niina H. Farah, Energywire, E&E News A federal judge has again rejected the Bureau of Land Management's review of cumulative climate impacts of oil and gas leases in Wyoming, calling the analysis "sloppy and rushed." In...
Protesters watch the U.S. presidential election results roll in Nov. 3 near the White House in Washington. Democratic nominee Joe Biden is favored to win, but thousands of votes in key states have not yet been tallied. (Photo courtesy of Francis Chung/E&E News, Used Under License)

Why A President Biden Could Fail On Clean Energy

By Lesley Clark and Mike Lee, Energywire, E&E News Democrats seemingly failed to deliver a "green wave" in races across the country, leaving Joe Biden – who was edging out President Trump in vote tallies today –...
Days before the U.S. presidential election, President Trump is reportedly considering an executive order aimed at studying the economic impact of hydraulic fracturing. (H/t Shealah Craighead/White House/Flickr)

Brouillette: Trump ‘Developing’ Fracking Order

By Lesley Clark, Energywire, E&E News With less than a week to the election and polls showing a tight race in energy-rich Pennsylvania, the Trump administration is preparing to study the economic effects of hydraulic fracturing,...
Senate Environment and Public Works Chairman John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) during a markup of nuclear legislation this morning. (Courtesy Environment and Public Works Committee)

Panel OKs Bipartisan Nuclear Bill; Critics See Trouble Ahead

By Jeremy Dillon, Greenwire, E&E News The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee approved a bipartisan nuclear policy and infrastructure package 16-5 yesterday morning. The compromise bill, S. 4897, would throw a financial lifeline to struggling reactors...
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Energy Update for Nov. 6

Here's your Campbell County energy update for November 6. Spot Price: PRB Coal Week Ending 10/30/2020 $11.65 / Short Ton Week Ending 10/23/2020 $11.75 / Short Ton (Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration) Wyoming Coal Production Week Ending 10/31/2020 4,301 Thousand Short Tons Week Ending...

WGFD Spending Thousands to Provide Water for Livestock

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department (WGFD) is using $340,000 in grant funding to improve range conditions on private properties northeast of Gillette and in the Thunder Basin National Grassland. The funds are providing additional...
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Energy Update for Nov. 13

Here's your Campbell County energy update for November 13. Spot Price: PRB Coal Week Ending 11/6/2020 $11.65 / Short Ton Week Ending 10/30/2020 $11.65 / Short Ton (Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration) Wyoming Coal Production Week Ending 11/7/2020 4,372 Thousand Short Tons Week Ending...
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Energy Update for Oct. 23

Here's your Campbell County energy update for August 14. Spot Price: PRB Coal Week Ending 10/16/2020 $11.75 / Short Ton Week Ending 10/16/2020 $11.75 / Short Ton (Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration) Wyoming Coal Production Week Ending 10/17/2020 4,444 Thousand Short Tons Week Ending...