BNSF http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Secrecy Prevails With Crude-By-Rail Data http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/secrecy-prevails-crude-rail-data <p><span style="color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-size: 17.108px; line-height: 1.5;">Hundreds of thousands of tank cars full of crude oil snake across the nation each year, and the number is only increasing. &nbsp;In the last five years, the number has jumped 14-fold. Sun, 22 Jun 2014 14:58:14 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 60209 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Secrecy Prevails With Crude-By-Rail Data State Promises Union Pacific Confidentiality For Crude Train Data http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/state-promises-union-pacific-confidentiality-crude-train-data <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">In the wake of recent derailments and explosions of crude oil trains, state officials will start receiving information about when those trains are moving through their states. Sat, 07 Jun 2014 00:54:59 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 59485 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org State Promises Union Pacific Confidentiality For Crude Train Data Rail Congestion Curbs Coal Shipments http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/rail-congestion-curbs-coal-shipments <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">Arch Coal executives expressed frustration with the nation’s two biggest railroads during a conference call with investors Tuesday. Coal shipments out of the Powder River Basin have been delayed in recent months because of congestion on the BNSF and Union Pacific main lines. Arch Coal CEO John Eaves said it’s hurting the company’s earnings.</span></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:59:04 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 57223 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Rail Congestion Curbs Coal Shipments Increased Coal, Oil Shipments Tax Rail Network http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/increased-coal-oil-shipments-tax-rail-network <p>Increasing volumes of coal and oil being shipped to the Pacific Northwest are putting pressure on rail capacity in the region, according <a href="http://heavytrafficahead.org/pdf/Heavy-Traffic-Still-Ahead-web.pdf" target="_blank">a new report</a> from the Western Organization of Resource Councils.<br /> Sat, 22 Feb 2014 00:54:28 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 54386 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Increased Coal, Oil Shipments Tax Rail Network Railroads attempt to reduce coal dust emissions http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/railroads-attempt-reduce-coal-dust-emissions <p></p> Wed, 01 Jan 2014 01:28:11 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 52036 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Railroads attempt to reduce coal dust emissions