two weeks in the West

Thompson, Jonathan
August 2007
High Country News;8/20/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 15, p3
The article offers news briefs relating to power resources in the Western U.S. The citizens of Navajo, New Mexico are campaigning against the construction of coal-fired power plants in the region. A bill passed by the Senate gives the Department of Energy the power to approve unlimited loan guarantees for all clean power, including nuclear, since it does not emit greenhouse gases. The real estate market and energy market in Aspen, Colorado are experiencing growth.


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