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EPA’s goal is to write a rule that reduces Earth-warming CO2 emissions without threatening energy reliability. The Obama administration wants its rule to avoid significant …
“The capacity to increase coal production and the capacity to increase natural gas production is there, given the right market circumstances,” said Wyoming State Geological …
Looking back at this flare up, I’m struck by how much flash and heat is concentrated on conjecture when there’s so much more of substance …
Lawmakers introduce bills to fight EPA and define reservation boundaries as other parties prepare to negotiate
The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality did not allow for enough public input before giving an underground coal gasification project preliminary approval to pollute an …
As a century old issue roils Riverton and the Wind River reservation, the state says EPA got the law all wrong
The tribes will be treated as a state and given authority to monitor air quality 50 miles beyond the borders of the reservation, including the …
So long as Congress continues to fail to address climate change through comprehensive legislation, those who care about avoiding a climate crisis are left …
Coal industry workers from Wyoming and other states shared their views at an Environmental Protection Agency meeting in Denver.
Two years ago, Gov. Mead blamed federal inaction on energy policies for delaying a $100M partnership with GE to advance technologies for Wyoming coal.
Documents show that Heather Zichal operated behind the scenes as EPA prepared to release its findings that fracking had contaminated groundwater in Pavillion.
The accusation is related to a dispute between Wyoming and EPA over how Wyoming will meet federal requirements to reduce regional haze.
Pavillion residents left out of groundwater pollution negotiations could take issue with Gov. Mead’s charge that Wyo. got excluded from regional haze talks.
Coal-friendly Wyoming sees EPA regional haze plan as another Obama attack on its coal economy.
A new report says less uranium is being flushed from the soil than was previously believed.
Environmentalists say the agency is systematically disengaging from any research that could be perceived as questioning the safety of the practice.
Without buy-in from all stakeholders — especially the tribes and the Pavillion area residents — there can be no true resolution.
U.S. EPA has abandoned its investigation of groundwater contamination near oil and gas operations in Wyoming. The agency will not seek peer review and will …
DEQ to increase compliance checks of engines at oil and gas production sites
Beginning this spring, the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Air Quality Division …
Barring an objection from federal officials, EnCana Oil & Gas USA will be allowed to inject tainted “produced” water from its network of natural gas …
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