Feds are on track to approve a 4,250-well oilfield expansion, which will boost revenues and add millions of tons of greenhouse gasses to a changing climate.
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Teaser: Environmental groups urge the Interior Department to heed the threat of climate change when finalizing a new plan for almost 800,000 acres in Wyoming.
For Wyoming’s economy — and for the world’s climate-prone populations and environment — the market-only and no regulation approach may be too little too late.
“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 Survey director Tom Drean.