COVID-19 Office Notice

Based upon the most recent guidance and actions taken by Governor Mark Gordon, the Wyoming Infrastructure Authority (WIA) is implementing measures to protect the health of our employees and stakeholders.  The WIA office will remain open, but we encourage visitors to make appointments or conduct business via email or phone if possible.  WIA is following […]

WIA Testifies before Congress on Carbon Technologies

WIA Executive Director testifies on USE IT Act that aims to advance carbon capture utilization and sequestration activities.    Cheyenne, WY – Today, Wyoming Infrastructure Authority Executive Director Jason Begger testified in front of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy & Commerce’s Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change. The hearing was on “Clearing […]

WIA Board of Director’s Meetings

The Wyoming Infrastructure Authority gives notice that it will hold our monthly public Board of Directors call on Friday, March 13, 2020 at 7 am. The public is invited to attend the meeting at the Wyoming Infrastructure Authority’s office: 325 W 18th St, Suite 1, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001. 2019 Board Meeting Minutes January 2019 February […]

Join Our Team!

WIA is hiring an Energy Programs & Rural Development Coordinator. See the full job description below. [PDF of Job Description] TitleEnergy Programs & Rural Development Coordinator About the Wyoming Infrastructure Authority The Wyoming Infrastructure Authority (WIA) is a state instrumentality formed by the Wyoming Legislature in 2004 to diversify and expand the Wyoming economy by […]

Wyoming & Japan Advance Partnership with Research Project Slated for ITC

Japan Coal Energy Center to Fund New Carbon Utilization Test in WY Cheyenne, Wyoming – The Wyoming Infrastructure Authority (WIA) announced the state was once again partnering with Japan to advance carbon utilization and carbon recycling technology.  The WIA entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Japan Coal Energy Center (JCOAL), GreenOre Clean Tech […]

Wyoming ITC Slated Projects Move Forward in DOE Funding Opportunity

 This week, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) announced six projects moving forward in a funding opportunity launched last year for large scale pilot projects aimed at enabling improvements in coal-powered systems. Two of these projects, Membrane Technology and Research and the University of Kentucky’s CAER have partnership agreements with the […]

Presentations: March 2019 Conference

Opening PlenaryGovernor Mark GordonVideo  Jackson’s Shared Solar ProjectPhil Cameron, Energy Conservation WorksPresentation l Video Wyoming Energy ProjectsChad Teply, PacifiCorp and Roxane Perruso, The Anschutz CorporationChad’s Presentation l Roxane’s Presentation l Video Energy Market & Regulatory Impacts on CoalMike Nasi, Jackson Walker LLP and Randy Eminger, Energy Policy NetworkMike’s Presentation l Randy’s Presentation l Video  Deregulation: […]

Wyoming & Carbon180 Announce Funding for Carbontech Business Incubator

Strategic Partnership Aims to Support & Invest in Businesses Turning Carbon into a Commodity Cheyenne, Wyoming – Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon and representatives from Carbon180 announced the next phase in their strategic partnership to foster carbontech businesses that are creating, perfecting and scaling up technologies that turn carbon emissions into a valuable commodity.  “The carbontech market […]

WIA Spring Energy Conference

Registration open for WIA’s Spring Energy Conference Join WIA for our Spring Energy Conference – March 28 and 29 in Jackson, Wyoming! Session topics will focus on energy economics, funding, policy, and technology. Registration is free – reserve your spot today! Schedule Schedule at a Glance Thursday, March 288:30am – Noon l PresentationsNoon – 1pm […]

Wyoming Integrated Test Center Announces Second Partnership on Large-Scale CCS Pilot Project

University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research listed the ITC as their preferred testing site on their U.S. DOE Phase II funding application. Cheyenne, WY – The Wyoming Integrated Test Center (ITC) announced today that the University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) has signed a lease to use a portion the ITC’s […]