American Renewable Energy Associates http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Feds predict coal-fired electricity on the decline http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/feds-predict-coal-fired-electricity-decline <p>The federal government is predicting that despite a recent uptick in consumption, coal will lose its dominance of the electricity market by 2030.</p><p></p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 00:02:45 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 51395 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Feds predict coal-fired electricity on the decline Power plants to use trash as fuel http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/power-plants-use-trash-fuel <p>&nbsp;Plans are moving ahead for three power plants in Wyoming that would burn trash to produce electricity.</p><p>Guernsey-based American Renewable Energy Associates proposes to build power plants in Cheyenne and Guernsey.</p><p>The Guernsey plant would process 150 tons of garbage a day and produce 9 megawatts. The Cheyenne plant would process 200 tons per day and produce 13 megawatts.</p><p>Company spokeswoman Heather Foster says the plants are on schedule to open next year.</p><p>A third garbage-fueled power plant would be built in Riverton.</p> Tue, 29 Nov 2011 00:57:13 +0000 The Associated Press 15692 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net