The closure of the coal plant and mine in Craig, Colorado will greatly impact the economy and result in the loss of jobs. However, there are conversations about the potential to repurpose the plant and existing infrastructure. From geothermal to hydrogen to nuclear, what could happen with the Craig station remains to be decided.
In our epilogue part 2 episode, we’ll talk about what’s next. What could happen with all the infrastructure and workforce? And is nuclear energy a potential option?