With the addition, Gordon brings the total CARES Act funding for the Energy Rebound Program to $42 million.
Feds open public scoping for new oil and gas drilling in Sweetwater County
— May 7, 2013
The Bureau of Land Management Rock Springs Field Office recently launched a 30-day public scoping period prior to preparing an environmental assessment on …
This year alone, the state has approved some 864 horizontal well permits in the Powder River Basin, spanning portions of Campbell, Johnson and Converse counties. Major operators are chasing oil (and some residual gas) using the continually advancing drilling and hydraulic fracturing — or "fracking" — technologies that have turned around a decades-long oil production decline in recent years.