All Posts Tagged With: "Colorado coal industry"
The state’s top nine operating mines reported production declines, and two mines that produced coal in 2012 aren’t operating this year. “We’ve had mines with operating challenges, but the market has not been that good,” said the president of the Colorado Mining Association.4Sep2013 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
The lawsuit cleared the way for a lawsuit by northwestern Colorado counties to overturn the state push to replace aging coal-fire power plants with new natural gas.26Apr2012 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
Sponsored by House Speaker Frank McNulty, R-Highlands Ranch, and Senate Majority Leader John Morse, D-Colorado Springs, HB-1291 passed out of the Senate 25-10 last week after clearing the House by a 58-7 vote earlier this month.30Apr2011 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
“This is a dirty energy disgrace,” said Jeremy Nichols, Climate and Energy Program Director for WildEarth Guardians. His heated rhetoric and that of others paid off — at least temporarily — when the BLM said last week that it would reconsider approval of the mine expansion.22Mar2011 | admin | 5 comments | Continued