All Posts Tagged With: "Colorado coal industry"
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
The Colorado Mining Association, Peabody Energy Corp., and the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity have argued that switching from coal to natural gas will cost jobs in the mining industry and lead to higher electricity prices.27Jan2011 | admin | 0 comments | Continued