Posts made in October, 2018

Wyo. officials optimistic after Taiwan visit

Wyo. officials optimistic after Taiwan visit

By on Oct 12, 2018 in In the News |

ROCK SPRINGS — Wyoming and Taiwanese officials are excited about the future after both sides met at the state’s new trade office in Taiwan. Wyoming-Taiwan trade representative Chester Chu told the Rocket-Miner in a conference call that Wyoming’s delegation made a good impression and government agents and residents are excited about the new office. “So far, so good,”...

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Campbell County at center of coal innovation

Campbell County at center of coal innovation

By on Oct 1, 2018 in In the News |

GILLETTE — What a difference a decade makes. In the electricity production industry, coal was not only king 10 short years ago, it was the conquering emperor, and the Powder River Basin was its seat of power. The PRB saw a record year of production in 2008 when it mined and shipped more than 446 million tons of coal and supplied about 50 percent of all the coal...

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