A pending review of the federal coal leasing program may determine the future of Wyoming’s coal industry, as well as the nation’s energy and climate policy.
The Interior Department’s review of federal coal leasing plays prominently in Wyoming’s economic future.
Wyoming coal company Peabody Energy files bankruptcy
Neither the Republican majority nor Democratic minority in the Legislature can point to specific measures taken to aid energy workers and their families.
WyoFile energy and policy reporter Dustin Bleizeffer talks with Cassandra Lee at KHOL about the layoffs and the scarce resources available to help workers hit by the energy downturn.