Powering Up Wyoming believes in a Wyoming with a diverse mix of energy resources, which include wind, solar and storage capabilities. We seek to inform all Wyomingites about the benefits renewable energy projects provide, and advocate for their growth in our great communities. With an all-of-the-above energy strategy, Wyoming can maintain its status as an energy leader for years to come.
News, legislative actions and what you can do to support all of the above energy in Wyoming.
· Wind and solar are homegrown resources, just like our other energy sources.
Today, Wyoming produces 15 times more energy than it consumes making it the biggest net energy supplier in the US.
Wind and solar help support farm and ranch families for generations to come.
Average of $11 million per year in land lease payments from wind farms to family ranchers and farms.
Wind and solar provide needed revenue to our communities and state budget.
Wind helps to diversity our state economy, providing $8 million in tax revenue on average annually to local and state governments