New laws will affect energy companies, utilities, a proposed massive land purchase and the state’s education system.
The House on Friday passed a Gov. Mark Gordon-backed bill that would subsidize carbon capture projects through Wyoming residents’ electrical bills, without the original $1 billion subsidy limit.
Bill backed by Gov. Mark Gordon forces utilities to implement carbon capture but allows them to pass costs on to consumers’ electrical bills.
As coal fans cheer Trump’s replacement for the Clean Power Plan, data show declines predicted from Obama’s proposal came true even without his regulation.
A federal judge in Pittsburgh on Wednesday sentenced the power plant promoter to prison for stealing $5.7 million in federal stimulus funds.