- Memo to the Very Serious People: Resistance isn’t futile and irony can be delicious
by Ross Macfarlane on April 11, 2013
Wyoming's only new coal mine, Kiewit's Haystack Mine in SW Wyoming, halted construction yesterday before shipping any coal. Why should we care about coal mining in Wyoming? Short answer: it is at the heart of the biggest coal mining region in the United States, and by some calculations the world.
- Urban ecosystem services: the promise of green infrastructure
by Steve Whitney on March 27, 2013
Urban green infrastructure is increasingly seen as an effective way to meet regulatory obligations for control of polluted runoff or high stormwater flows, while also generating an array of ecosystem service co-benefits.
- Restoring tidal wetlands: pioneering a biocarbon solution at the Snohomish River Delta
by Keeley O'Connell on March 18, 2013
- Cloud Peak Energy: “All in” for coal exports from the West Coast
by Ross Macfarlane on February 19, 2013
There’s an old joke that explains the difference between being “involved” and being “committed.” Think of a ham and eggs breakfast. The hen is involved, the pig is committed. Recent developments make clear that Cloud Peak Energy is fully committed to coal exports from Washington terminals.