Wyoming

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Scott Quillinan

Wind Power Grows in Wyoming while Solar and Efficiency Wait

Wyoming is dipping a toe into the solar market this year for the first time. In the energy efficiency arena, it has not yet explored its potential. However, analysts predict it will become a leading wind-power state in a few years. Scott Quillinan, director of operations and communications at the University of Wyoming School of Energy Resources, said in this interview that the state is experiencing differential growth in its clean energy markets.

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5 U.S. Climate Stories to Watch as We Head into 2019

Climate change was on ballots across the United States recently. The results were mixed but leave room for increased climate action in the next two years and beyond.

Wyoming Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Buildings:
Score 0.00 / 8
Utilities:
Score 1.00 / 20
Transportation:
Score 1.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
38 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
8 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
3 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC
84%

of people in Wyoming support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2018.

(Same as the national average)
(est. 324,268 of 387,062 adults)

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