Tag: Wyoming

Energy, Industries

As Wind Power Lifts Wyoming’s Fortunes, Coal Miners Are Left in the Dust

June 20, 2016

Via: The New York Times

After Kullin Orcutt lost his job at the Peabody coal mine this spring, he knew what he needed to do: join the exodus. “Leave Gillette, leave the state,” he said. Mr. Orcutt is a third-generation miner and one of 592 […]