Governor Gordon Announces Awardee for Coal Litigation Support

Governor Gordon Announces Awardee for Coal Litigation Support Governor Gordon announced today that the Wyoming Energy Authority (WEA) selected Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck (Brownstein) to support the State’s coal litigation efforts. The firm, which includes former U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt, will assist Wyoming’s fight against the latest round of rules issued by […]

BWXT to Evaluate Locations for Building New Nuclear TRISO Fuel Production Facility to Support Advanced Reactor Deployment

BWXT to Evaluate Locations for Building New Nuclear TRISO Fuel Production Facility to Support Advanced Reactor Deployment Wyoming Energy Authority and BWXT Sign Cooperation Agreement to Examine Potential Construction Options in the State The Wyoming Energy Authority has announced a signed cooperation agreement with BWXT Advanced Technologies, a subsidiary of BWX Technologies, to evaluate the […]

Wyoming Energy Authority to Provide Funding for Cowboy State Mine American Rare Earths

Wyoming Energy Authority to Provide Funding for Cowboy State Mine  $7.1 Million Approved for American Rare Earths The Wyoming Energy Authority announced today that American Rare Earths (ARR) will receive $7.1 million from Wyoming to support its Cowboy State Mine in Halleck Creek, Wyoming.  In 2020, the Wyoming Legislature appropriated $12 million to support specific […]

Governor Gordon Approves Two Projects for Energy Matching Funds

Governor Gordon Approves Two Projects for Energy Matching Funds The Wyoming Energy Authority (WEA) announced today that Governor Gordon had approved two separate projects to receive Energy Matching Funds (EMF). ATR Partners has been awarded $9,850,000 for its Alpha Enriched Air Enhanced Oil Recovery, Carbon Sequestration & Hydrogen Pilot Project in Campbell County, and Visionary […]

WEA Announces State Energy Program Grants for 2024

Wyoming Energy Authority AnnouncesState Energy Program Grants for 2024 Wyoming Energy Authority Announces State Energy Program Grants for 2024 The State Energy Program is offering grants for energy audits and retrofits for K-12 Schools, Local Governments Cheyenne, WY – The Wyoming Energy Authority’s State Energy Program announced today the opening of its annual grant program […]

Two Projects Recommended for Energy Matching Funds, Public Comment Period Opens

Two Projects Recommendedfor Energy Matching Funds,Public Comment Period Opens CHEYENNE, WY – The Energy Matching Funds (EMF) review committee met on Tuesday to review proposals applying for state funding as cost share. The committee recommended to Governor Gordon that two projects be awarded. Governor Gordon has the final approval of the Energy Matching Funds, which is […]

Six Projects Awarded with Energy Matching Funds

Six Projects Awarded with Energy Matching Funds Governor Gordon approves all six Wyoming-based energy projects recommended for cost-share funding CHEYENNE, WYOMING – The Wyoming Energy Authority (WEA) announced today that Governor Gordon has approved six separate projects to receive Energy Matching Funds. The total awarding for all six projects is $37,513,104 – leveraging over $120 million […]

Governor Gordon on “60 Minutes”

Governor Gordon on “60 Minutes” Governor Mark Gordon appeared on long-running CBS show, “60 Minutes.” Speaking about Wyoming’s all-of-the-above energy strategy, Governor Gordon said, “We want to be part of the solution. There are some really remarkable things that if we — stop talking about what we shouldn’t do and start talking about what we […]