TITLE

The Global West

AUTHOR(S)
Thompson, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
High Country News;7/25/2011, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the mining conditions in the western region of the U.S. It mentions the countries that have made mining investments in the Niobrara Formation in Wyoming including China, Japan, India, and Russia and cites their contribution to the state's economy. Meanwhile, it denotes the increasing demand of coal in China for energy use. The condition of molybdenum mine in Colorado is also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
64291647

 

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