State’s leaders, however, must be willing to embrace renewable energy and let go of fossil fuel dependence, Drake writes.
The president-elect can support policies that will help coal communities while not running afoul of his party’s platform, Dodson writes.
‘I don’t think they’re going to hang around that long,’ said UW’s Godby.
The company, which operates two Powder River Basin mines, says exiting the thermal coal business is “the right business solution in the event we are unable to find an appropriate buyer.”
Wyoming needs schools, roads, hospitals and other basic public services, writes guest columnist Nate Martin. And it’s time to move past the belief that we can have them without paying taxes.