Wyoming

Wyoming

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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External News

The Green New Deal, Carbon Pricing, And Other Policies that Could Shape 2019

As the threat that climate change poses to civilization becomes clearer, more voices across the political spectrum call for governmental action to slow average global temperature increases and adapt to the impact on natural and constructed infrastructure. Here are three developments likely to shape business strategy in 2019.
Reports

IRS Sheds New Light on Solar Tax Credits, Leaves Energy Storage in the Dark

Guidance on when construction has begun on commercial solar energy properties and other qualified energy properties for purposes of claiming the Investment Tax Credit, the key tax credit for solar energy projects, has been issued by the Internal Revenue Service.

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)

Recommended Visualizations

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Clean Energy Jobs in
Wyoming