Wyoming: Energy Resources

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Wyoming is a state in the United States.

Energy Production by Technology in Wyoming[edit]

Fuel Source Value Units
Solar Power N/A MWh
Wind Power N/A MWh
Geothermal Power N/A MWh
Biomass Power N/A MWh
Total Energy Production from Non-Hydro Renewables N/A MWh
Hydro Power N/A MWh
HPS Power N/A MWh
Total Energy Production from Renewables N/A MWh
Coal Power N/A MWh
Gas Power N/A MWh
Petroleum Power N/A MWh
Nuclear Power N/A MWh
Other N/A MWh
Total Energy Production N/A MWh
Percent of Total Power from Non-Hydro Renewables Expression error: Unexpected * operator.  %
Percent of Total Power from Renewables Expression error: Unexpected * operator.  %
Source: 2009 EIA Data (Download)


Renewable Energy Technical Potential in Wyoming[edit]

Technology Generation Estimate Nameplate Capacity Area, Mass or Count
Urban Utility-scale PV GWh
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GW
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km2
2,000,000 m²
0.772 mi²
21,527,800 ft²
2,392,000 yd²
494.21 acres
Rural Utility-scale PV GWh
" GWh" is not a number.
GW
" GW" is not a number.
km2
2,000,000 m²
0.772 mi²
21,527,800 ft²
2,392,000 yd²
494.21 acres
Rooftop PV N/A GW
" GW" is not a number.
N/A
CSP GWh
" GWh" is not a number.
GW
" GW" is not a number.
km2
2,000,000 m²
0.772 mi²
21,527,800 ft²
2,392,000 yd²
494.21 acres
Onshore Wind GWh
" GWh" is not a number.
GW
" GW" is not a number.
km2
2,000,000 m²
0.772 mi²
21,527,800 ft²
2,392,000 yd²
494.21 acres
Offshore Wind N/A N/A N/A
Biopower-Solid GWh
" GWh" is not a number.
GW
" GW" is not a number.
BDT
" BDT" is not a number.
Biopower-Gaseous GWh
" GWh" is not a number.
GW
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Tonnes
" Tonnes" is not a number.
Geothermal Hydrothermal GWh
" GWh" is not a number.
GW
" GW" is not a number.
N/A
EGS Geothermal N/A N/A N/A
Hydropower GWh
" GWh" is not a number.
GW
" GW" is not a number.
Sites
See Nationwide Statistics Source: 2012 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Data (Download)


Energy Maps featuring Wyoming[edit]

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19 Energy Incentives (Active)[edit]
34 Utility Companies[edit]
62 Energy Organizations[edit]
2 Smart Grid Projects[edit]

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Wyoming is a state in the United States of America.

Wind Power[edit]

Per Wikipedia, "Wyoming has one of the highest wind power potentials of any US state." [1]

Wind Farms in Wyoming
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External Information

  1. "Wind Energy" (Wyoming State Geological Survey)
  2. "Wind Energy and Scenic Considerations in Wyoming"
  3. "List of onshore wind farms" (Wikipedia)
  4. "List of wind farms in the United States" (Wikipedia)
  5. "Wyoming Wind Energy Center"
  6. "Foote Creek Rim Wind Energy Project"
  7. "Duke Energy Plans Third Wyoming Wind Farm, Latest Step on Renewable Path"
  8. "2,000 MW Wind Farm Will Send Power from Wyoming to Southern California"
  9. "Wind Farms Could Bring Wyoming Ranchers Windfall"
  10. "Wyoming Renewable Energy Resources" (Renewable Energy Atlas of the West)
  11. "Wind farm to power 8,500 homes" (Wyoming Tribune-Eagle)
  12. "Wind Powering America: Wyoming"
  13. "Wyoming Wind Activities"
  14. "A Land Rush in Wyoming Spurred by Wind Power" (New York Times)
  15. "Small Wind in Wyoming"
  16. "Rancher pitches wind power" (Billings Gazette)
  17. "Wyoming Wind Energy's Notes" (Facebook)
  18. "Jonathan Naughton at UW's Wind Energy Research Center on Wyoming wind power" (blip.tv)
  19. "Wyoming's wind power development potential is growing" (Examiner.com)
  20. "Carbon County Wind Turbine" (KULR-8 Television)
  21. "Wind power industry retreating from Wyo., citing sage grouse concerns" (E&E News)
  22. "Wind turbines meet rural resistance in Wyoming" (Associated Press)"
  23. "Lassoing Wyoming’s Wind" (USDA Rural Development)
  24. "Mega Wyoming Wind Project Would Contain 1,000 Trubines" (Colorado Energy News)
  25. "Duke Energy on Track to Build Wyoming Wind Power Project" (Green Energy News)
  26. "Projects: Medicine Bow - Liberty® Prototype" (Clipper Windpower)
  27. "Wind Power in Wyoming: Doing it Smart from the Start" (Western Environmental Law Center)
  28. "Wyoming wind may power Southwest" (Wyoming Tribune-Eagle)
  29. "ENSR to Prepare Environmental Impact Statement on Landmark Wyoming Wind Project" (prweb.com)
  30. "Tierra Energy to build Wyoming wind farm" (Austin Business Journal)
  31. "Duke Energy to develop second wind power project in Wyoming" (Energy Business Review)

Coal Power[edit]

External Information

  1. "Wyoming Coal Mine Map" (Wyoming Mining Association)
  2. "Wyoming Coal Plant Proposals" (Wester Resource Advocates)
  3. "Coal: Dig It Up, Move It, Burn It -- Wyoming's Powder River Basin" (The Center for Land Use Interpretation)

Carbon Sequestration[edit]

External Information

  1. "Wyoming - the New Carbon Sequestration Capital"
  2. "DOE launches carbon sequestration project"
  3. "Wyoming Carbon Sequestration Advisory Committee"

Power Transmission[edit]

External Information

  1. "Wyoming-Colorado Intertie Transmission Project"
  2. "TransWest Express Transmission Project"
  3. "Gateway West Transmission Line Project"
  4. "Wyoming Seeks To Make Power an Export Crop"
  5. "http://www.allbusiness.com/energy-utilities/utilities-industry-electric-powerity/5182308-1.html" (Business Wire)

State Energy Program Funding[edit]

To date, Wyoming has received $24,941,000 from the Department of Energy's State Energy Program.[2]


References[edit]

  1. Wind power in Wyoming, Wikipedia, accessed September 14, 2009
  2. 2009 Recovery Act and the State Energy Program