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But I thought this was why Wyoming invested in coal-gasification?

September 24, 2013

Two years ago, Gov. Mead blamed federal inaction on energy policies for delaying a $100M partnership with GE to advance technologies for Wyoming coal.

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Wyoming reaches coal mining milestone as earth breaches 400 ppm

May 7, 2013

America was once a developing country, too, and we choked our cities with unchecked emissions of pollutants that wreaked havoc on people’s health, shifting much …

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The coal lobby has itself to blame

March 29, 2012

Curbing greenhouse gas emissions from coal is not a new policy ambition, and neither is the effect of the coal lobby’s refusal to negotiate. For …

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Wyoming’s cleaner coal efforts need national push

September 15, 2011

Bent on dismissing the urgency for the U.S. to address climate change, and reflexively insisting that coal is the victim of an anti-development agenda, Wyoming …

The Pitch

Baker Hughes resumes carbon storage test well

June 13, 2011

Baker Hughes resumes carbon storage test well
After completing the first 2,000 feet of the “test” phase in April, Baker Hughes, Inc., will soon resume drilling …

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Why the defeatist attitude toward carbon sequestration?

February 4, 2011

In 1969 the U.S. set off a 40 kiloton nuclear bomb underground near Rulison, Colo., to “stimulate” natural gas production. But, hey, it’s the slow, …