Saturday, March 25, 2017
Barrasso renews call for faster permits for natural gas-gathering lines

Following an agreement between the Obama administration and Canada to cut methane emissions from oil and gas production facilities, U.S. Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) reiterated his belief that methane reduction would be better achieved through natural gas-gathering lines.
Read More »

Barrasso criticizes Obama budget request as assault on American energy

U.S. Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) recently criticized President Barack Obama’s fiscal year 2017 budget request, calling some measures included within it an assault on American energy.
Read More »

Senate approves amendment creating program to boost carbon dioxide removal technologies

The Senate recently approved a bipartisan clean air technology amendment to the Energy Policy Modernization Act, which would create a program to drive innovation in carbon dioxide removal technologies through a prize system.
Read More »

Barrasso releases report condemning President Obama’s efforts at Paris climate talks

U.S. Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) recently released a report on President Barack Obama’s actions at the Paris climate talks, highlighting how his efforts to promote a global agreement on climate change would bypass Congress and bind the country's emissions reductions targets.
Read More »

Barrasso moves forward with bill to block WOTUS implementation

The Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule was finalized earlier this year.
Read More »

Wyoming DEQ honors Red Giant Oils for environmental work

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality's (DEQ) Wyoming Environmental Stewardship Program (WESP) recognized Red Giant Oils on Monday for its work with local businesses in the region to recycle their waste and for their voluntary efforts to aid the environment.
Read More »