medicine bow http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Artists Trace U.S.-Mexico Border Through Wyoming http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/artists-trace-us-mexico-border-through-wyoming <p>A group of artists marking 1821 border between the United States and Mexico traveled through Wyoming over the weekend.</p><p>Marcos Ramirez and David Taylor are the artists behind the project, called ‘Delimitations.’ It aims to trace the original, 2,300-mile border between the U.S. and Mexico.</p><p>That historic border runs through Medicine Bow National Forest here in Wyoming.</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:41:07 +0000 Miles Bryan 61443 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Artists Trace U.S.-Mexico Border Through Wyoming More delays for coal conversion facility http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/more-delays-coal-conversion-facility <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"><p>It could be another three years before construction begins on a coal-to-liquid fuel facility in Medicine Bow -- if it begins at all.</p><p>DKRW has struggled with financing for the $2 billion project since it was first permitted in 2008.</p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 20:48:26 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 51548 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org More delays for coal conversion facility DKRW asks for another construction delay for its coal-to-liquids facility http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/dkrw-asks-another-construction-delay-its-coal-liquids-facility <p>DKRW Advanced Fuels, the company that’s proposing to build a coal-to-liquids conversion facility near Medicine Bow, has submitted yet another request to delay construction. The company announced its latest&nbsp;construction schedule in June. It's now asking to place that schedule on hold for up to 30 months. At the end of that period it would either provide all necessary information – including a new construction schedule, socioeconomic analysis, and updated housing plan – or lose its permit.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 23:01:40 +0000 Irina Zhorov 47371 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org DKRW asks for another construction delay for its coal-to-liquids facility DKRW to start construction of Medicine Bow plant in one year http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/dkrw-start-construction-medicine-bow-plant-one-year <p>DKRW Advanced Fuels has submitted updated materials to the state Industrial Siting Division regarding a proposed a coal-to-liquids conversion facility near Medicine Bow. Construction was slated to start this year, but in March the company pulled its construction schedule and socioeconomic impact report from its file with the Industrial Siting Division and the Division gave them until June 19<sup>th</sup> to submit updated materials.</p><p></p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 21:53:51 +0000 Irina Zhorov 42602 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org DKRW to start construction of Medicine Bow plant in one year Medicine Bow readies for a boom http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/medicine-bow-readies-boom <p><strong><a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wpr/openspaces.mediaplayer?STATION_NAME=wpr&amp;MEDIA_ID=1003536&amp;MEDIA_EXTENSION=mp3&amp;MODULE=openspaces ">Listen to the story</a></strong></p> Sat, 11 Feb 2012 00:47:27 +0000 Bob Beck 19404 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Medicine Bow readies for a boom Coal-To-Gas Plant In Discussions With National Lab http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/coal-gas-plant-discussions-national-lab <p>The head of a Texas company that plans to build a plant to convert coal to gasoline in Carbon County says discussions are still ongoing with Idaho National Laboratory about reviewing the project.</p><p>Robert Kelly is chairman of DKRW Advanced Fuels. He says Monday that he expects the laboratory review will take about 30 days once an agreement is reached.</p><p>DKRW last year asked Wyoming to purchase up to $300 million in industrial development bonds to help finance the $2 billion project. The state Legislature would have to authorize any investment above $100 million.</p> Tue, 07 Feb 2012 00:38:35 +0000 The Associated Press 19152 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Coal-To-Gas Plant In Discussions With National Lab Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest is concerned about a fire outbreak. http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/medicine-bow-routt-national-forest-concerned-about-fire-outbreak <p><span class="article-content"><span>Much of Wyoming is seeing the outbreak of forest fires this month, and officials at the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest are on alert. Vern Bentley is the fire management officer for the forest. He says they are preparing for a major fire for a couple of reasons. One is that moisture this year has caused grass and other plants known to be fuels are growing more than normal. The other issue is the large number of pine needles on the ground due to Bark Beetle killed trees. Wed, 24 Aug 2011 22:59:35 +0000 Bob Beck 12900 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest is concerned about a fire outbreak.