Direct Air Capture Project comes to Wyoming

The Wyoming Business Council shared today that a new direct air capture (DAC) project is coming to Wyoming. Project Bison is a partnership between CarbonCapture Inc. (CCI), a U.S. company that develops DAC systems, and carbon dioxide (CO2) sequestration operator Frontier Carbon Solutions. The Project aims to permanently remove and store five million tons of…

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RANGE WISHH Website Launch

Request for Expression of Interest Released by The Western Inter-State Hydrogen Hub Coalition The Request for Expression of Interest will allow stakeholders to inform the development of the regional hydrogen hub in the four-state region CHEYENNE, WY – As efforts to establish a regional hydrogen hub in the Intermountain West continue, the Western Inter-States Hydrogen Hub…

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Brightfields Energy Siting Initiative (BESI) Mapping Tool

TNC’s new mapping tool aims to place new energy development on previously disturbed lands, or so-called “brownfields,” basically recycling land that was once used to develop fossil fuels for cleaner renewables. By preserving intact habitat, it helps ensure that Wyoming’s legacy of iconic wildlife and sweeping natural beauty isn’t compromised. Angi Bruce, Deputy Director, Wyoming Game…

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Wyoming’s NEVI Plan available for public comment

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming’s National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure plan is now available for public comment.  The federal Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) allocated funding for electric vehicle charging infrastructure through the NEVI program, which will install electric vehicle charging infrastructure along key corridors throughout the nation. Wyoming is allocated almost $24 million over five…

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EORI Hires New Director

The Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute (EORI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Lon Whitman as the new Director effective May 1, 2022.  Mr. Whitman has worked for over 10 years at the Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute and brings a wealth of experience to his new role.  As EORI’s Director, Lon will bring his…

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Request for Proposal from The Nature Conservancy

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) has put out a new Request for Proposal (RFP) for Pathways to Reuse for Wyoming’s Coal Industry Infrastructure. The RFP is open now and due May 13, 2022. To read the full RFP please download or go to The Nature Conservancy website.

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Energy Resources Council Approves Three Projects

JANUARY 20, 2022FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cheyenne, WY – The Wyoming Energy Authority and the Energy Resources Council announce the recommendation of three grant funding requests. Two requests are for carbon capture utilization and storage projects and one is for a hydrogen production project. Read the full press release.

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Energy Auditor Request for Qualifications

The WEA is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) from service providers, consultants, qualified individuals, and other interested entities who can perform investment-grade energy audits for K-12 Schools and Local Governments participating in WEA grant programs. The number of energy audits to be completed depends on the budget and grant interest for each program year.…

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RFQ: Geothermal Resource & Technology Feasibility

The Wyoming Energy Authority is issuing an RFQ for Geothermal Resource & Technology Feasibility Study. The purpose of this solicitation is to secure services from qualified organizations that can perform a comprehensive feasibility study on geothermal opportunities in Wyoming. Read the full Request For Qualifications. The RFQ closes January 21, 2022. **UPDATE** We have extended…

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RFQ: Grant Writing, Support Services

We are issuing a request for qualifications (RFQ) from service providers, consultants etc. who can provide long-term grant management services. Read more about the Request for Qualifications Submit Qualifications here. The mission of the Wyoming Energy Authority is to advance Wyoming’s energy strategy by driving data, technology, and infrastructure investments. 

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