Read research and reports by energy experts on the economic and environmental benefits of Wyoming’s energy resources.

Wyoming Geothermal Resource

Wyoming Energy Authority
Aug 2022
Final Report of Geothermal Resource and Applicable Technology for Wyoming

Brightfields Energy Siting Mapping Tool

The Nature Conservancy Wyoming
Jul 2022
TNC’s new mapping tool guides new energy development to brownfields.

Bechtel Supplier Portal Guide

Jan 2022
User Guide for Bechtel Supplier Portal

Guide to Permitting Wind Energy Projects in WY

Tetra Tech
Jan 2022
Commissioned by the WEA for the Wyoming Renewable Energy Coordination Committee.

State Energy Programs Impact for FY2020

Aug 2021
An overview of the impact of the WEA's State Energy Program grants.

Cryptocurrency in Wyoming

Aug 2021
Cryptocurrency in Wyoming: Information and Opportunities

Wind Diversity Enhancement of Wyoming/Colorado

Wind Energy Research Center
Apr 2014
The second in a series of four studies on geographic diversity

NREL California Wyoming Grid Integration Study

National Renewable Energy Lab
Mar 2014
Examines the economics of new transmission to deliver wind power from Wyoming to California

New Generation & Transmission in Wyoming, Colorado

National Renewable Energy Lab
Mar 2013
Economic development from new generation and transmission in Wyoming and Colorado

Wind Resource Assessment for the State of Wyoming

Wind Energy Research Center
Aug 2012
An in-depth analysis of the wind resource for the state of Wyoming

Permitting Wind Energy Projects in Wyoming

Tetra Tech
Jul 2012
Guide to permitting electric transmission projects in Wyoming

Permitting Electric Transmission Lines in Wyoming

Tetra Tech
May 2012
Coordination of nine federal agencies to review electric transmission on Federal lands

Job & Economic Impact of New Transmission

National Renewable Energy Lab
Mar 2011
Jobs and economic development from new transmission and generation in Wyoming

WY Wind Collector System and Integration Study

ICF International
Dec 2010
Energy corridor constraints and opportunities, commercial financing and renewable energy backup

Wyoming Collector and Transmission System

ICF International
Feb 2010
Development of preliminary designs and cost estimates for a collector system for transporting energy

Separation Distances between Transmission Lines

ICF International
Feb 2010
Framework for Analyzing Separation Distances between Transmission Lines in Wyoming

Wind Energy Transmission

Wind Collector & Transmission
Oct 2009
Focuses on key elements required to get Wyoming’s wind resources to market at a competitive price

Wyoming Gasification

PacifiCorp Company
Jun 2007
Jim Bridger Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle Project

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