In this Carsey Perspectives brief, author Tom Haines details the ongoing review of federal coal leasing and reflects on its implications for the country’s effort to meet carbon emissions targets in the face of climate change. Haines walked 50 miles across Wyoming’s Powder River Basin, the site of most federal coal production, and uses that on-the-ground research, as well as additional reporting, to form an analysis of the scope of the program and the role of federal coal going forward.
Carsey Perspectives No. 6
Durham, N.H. : Carsey School of Public Policy, University of New Hampshire
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Haines, Tom W., "Carsey Perspectives: To Dig, Or Not To Dig?" (2017). The Carsey School of Public Policy at the Scholars' Repository. 291.
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