Cloud Peak Energy Inc. v. United States Department of the Interior

ELR Citation: 51 ELR 20172
No(s). 19-CV-120-SWS, 19-CV-121-SWS, and 19-CV-126-SWS (D. Wyo. Sep 8, 2021) (Skavdahl, J.)

A district court upheld in part and vacated in part a 2016 rule of the Office of Natural Resources Revenue (ONNR), which effectively changed how royalties owed to the federal government are calculated on oil, gas, and coal produced from federal land and offshore leases as well as coal produced from ...