Wyoming Articles

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Opening Windows on Wyoming

This July 20 report shows how even a finding of "significant" effects on viewshed can't keep a wind project from rolling ahead in the wildfire-scarred American West.
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A Very Big Connection

This May 26 story details a recently approved 416-mile transmission line due to run from Utah through Colorado to Wyoming, opening capacity for renewable supply along its western way.
Cyclists fuel up in Carmel, an officially red town with few controversies about green initiatives

Here's another broadly popular source of energy in Carmel, Indiana. (Photo courtesy Andy Montgomery via Creative Commons.)

In States and Cities, Renewable Investment Grows and Grows Less Partisan

The quick take says that Republicans dismiss the climate threat and refuse to see the upside in renewable energy. The deeper take shows more complexity and more finance for clean energy in ostensibly red states. Our reporter spoke with one Republican mayor to learn how solar, wind and efficiency can...

Wyoming Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Score 0.00 / 9
Score 1.00 / 20
Score 0.50 / 12
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
33 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
10 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
6 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC

of people in Wyoming support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2020.

(-1 of the national average)
(est. 375,212 of 444,117 adults)

last updated 8/31/2021

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