The Eagle Butte and Belle Ayr mines have a new buyer in a deal approved this week in court. WyoFile unpacks the transaction’s implications for coal country.
Unlike miners, a $39 billion private equity firm escaped the PRB mine bankruptcy intact. How it did so holds lessons for Wyoming, experts say.
Environmental Quality Council says DEQ, stakeholders must research impact of violations in Appalachia before board will permit Blackjewel LLC to mine