Science http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Methane emissions higher than previous estimates http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/methane-emissions-higher-previous-estimates <p>Government estimates of methane emissions from the Rocky Mountain region might be low.<br /><br />Methane is a potent greenhouse gas that’s produced by agriculture, natural gas drilling and coal mining, among other things. Knowing how much of it is being released is important because of its potential effects on climate.<br /> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 21:31:12 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 50603 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Methane emissions higher than previous estimates The science of Syngas http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/science-syngas <p><a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wpr/openspaces.mediaplayer?STATION_NAME=wpr&amp;MEDIA_ID=1003528&amp;MEDIA_EXTENSION=mp3&amp;MODULE=openspaces "><strong>Listen to the Story</strong></a></p><p>DKRW Advanced Fuels has licensed technology from GE and Exxon-Mobil to transform coal into gasoline at a proposed plant in Medicine Bow. But theirs is just one system of creating liquid fuel. Wyoming Public Radio’s Rebecca Martinez spoke with some experts about how synthetic gas, or syngas, is made.</p> Sat, 11 Feb 2012 01:03:05 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 19411 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org The science of Syngas