natural gas prices http://wyomingpublicradio.net en How should Wyoming handle the loss of natural gas revenue? http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/how-should-wyoming-handle-loss-natural-gas-revenue <p><strong>Due to the price of natural gas dropping, the governor has requested 8% cuts. How should the state handle this?</strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wpmnpr-community-discussion-rules">WPM/NPR Community Discussion Rules</a>&nbsp; </strong></p> Mon, 30 Apr 2012 18:23:05 +0000 Tara Orr 23338 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net How should Wyoming handle the loss of natural gas revenue? Natural gas prices are still falling http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/natural-gas-prices-are-still-falling <p>The price of natural gas has fallen below $2 per 1,000 cubic feet for the first time in more than a decade.<br />&nbsp;The U.S. supply of natural gas is growing so fast that analysts worry the country&#39;s underground storage facilities could be full by fall and lead to further price declines.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; On Wednesday, the futures price of natural gas fell to $1.984<br />per 1,000 cubic feet, its lowest level since January 28, 2002, when<br />it hit $1.91.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; There is so much natural gas being produced - and still in the Thu, 12 Apr 2012 15:59:36 +0000 Associated Press 22516 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Natural gas prices are still falling Wyoming natural gas prices continue to drop http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/wyoming-natural-gas-prices-continue-drop <p>&nbsp;Wyoming continues to monitor slumping natural gas prices that officials say threaten to cost the state<br />millions in lost tax revenues.</p><p>The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports that natural gas prices averaged $2.10 per thousand cubic feet at the<br />Opal Hub in western Wyoming through the first few weeks of March. That&#39;s down from $2.52 in February. This time last year, gas prices averaged nearly $3.80 per thousand cubic feet.</p> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 21:15:01 +0000 Associated Press 22153 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Wyoming natural gas prices continue to drop