On July 1, 2020 the Wyoming Infrastructure Authority merged with the Wyoming Pipeline Authority to create the new Wyoming Energy Authority. WEA serves as a unifying organization for Wyoming’s energy industries and is also the new home of the State Energy Office. The enabling legislation for this merger can be found here and here.
WEA advances Wyoming’s energy strategy by driving data, technology, and infrastructure investments.
WEA supports and promotes Wyoming’s energy sector by implementing the state’s energy strategy; delivering positive economic impact and jobs for Wyoming, fostering an environment for the sustainability and growth of Wyoming’s economy, and ensuring Wyoming continues to power the nation.