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Powder River Energy Corporation

October 23, 2014

Category: Utilities

http://precorp.coop/

The power of many for the benefit of all: that’s the philosophy behind Powder River Energy Corporation. We’re proud to be northeastern Wyoming’s preferred energy source, serving more than 12,000 members throughout the region with reliable, efficient, and affordable electric service. As a non-profit Touchstone Energy® Cooperative, we’re a “by-the-people, for-the-people” organization dedicated to being not just a provider, but a true partner. We’re deeply connected to the community. And to you.




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Upton is located 70 miles east of thirteen open pit coal mines, including the Thunder Basin Coal Mine, the nation's largest. You can arrange to have guided tours to learn more about this critical industry in northeast Wyoming. Upton and Newcastle are on the railroad right-of-way that ships most of the coal to midwestern and eastern markets. There is an average of 75 Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad trains that pass through Weston County daily. This is a train watchers heaven!