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Best of the West: Western renewables rising; Utah’s wildlife bridge; how ...

Published on August 02, 2018
The Western Governors' Association keeps you updated on news of the West. Here are the western stories for the week starting July 30, 2018, that you don't want to miss...
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Energy

Best of the West: Western renewables rising; Utah’s wildlife bridge; how ...

Published on August 02, 2018

Policy Resolution 2018-07: Enhanced Oil Recovery

Published on June 27, 2018
Policy Resolution 2018-07: Enhanced Oil Recovery: Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) contributes to our nation’s energy and fiscal security by reducing dependence on forei...
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Energy

Policy Resolution 2018-07: Enhanced Oil Recovery

Published on June 27, 2018

Western Governors back USE IT Act, which encourages carbon capture technolo...

Published on April 24, 2018
Western Governors have expressed support to U.S Senate leadership for the Utilizing Significant Emissions with Innovative Technologies (USE IT) Act, which facilitates developm...
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Energy

Western Governors back USE IT Act, which encourages carbon capture technolo...

Published on April 24, 2018

LETTER: Western Governors back USE IT Act supporting carbon capture technol...

Published on April 24, 2018
Western Governors expressed their support for the Utilizing Significant Emissions with Innovative Technologies (USE IT) Act in outreach sent on April 24, 2018 to Chairman John...
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Energy

LETTER: Western Governors back USE IT Act supporting carbon capture technol...

Published on April 24, 2018

WGA requests release of energy corridor Region 1 draft

Published on March 20, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association is seeking the release of a draft West-wide energy corridor report so that it may inform subsequent regional reviews of pipeline, tran...
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Energy

WGA requests release of energy corridor Region 1 draft

Published on March 20, 2018

LETTER: WGA requests draft of corridor report from BLM, USFS, DOE

Published on March 20, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association encouraged Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and Department of Energy Secr...
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Energy

LETTER: WGA requests draft of corridor report from BLM, USFS, DOE

Published on March 20, 2018

Western Governors approve policy resolutions on public lands grazing, wild ...

Published on December 02, 2017
Western Governors formally approved four policy resolutions on: Public Lands Grazing; Wild Horse and Burro Management; Energy in the West; and Federal Disaster ...
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Energy

Western Governors approve policy resolutions on public lands grazing, wild ...

Published on December 02, 2017

Policy Resolution 2018-04: Energy in the West

Published on December 02, 2017
Policy Resolution 2018-04, Energy in the West: In 2016, Western Governors adopted Policy Resolution 2016-09, Energy and Transmission, which set forth an all-of-the above appro...
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Energy

Policy Resolution 2018-04: Energy in the West

Published on December 02, 2017

Western Governors applaud decision on financial assurance requirements for ...

Published on December 01, 2017
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has decided not to issue a final rule on financial assurance requirements for hardrock mining pursuant to Section 108(b) of the Compr...
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Energy

Western Governors applaud decision on financial assurance requirements for ...

Published on December 01, 2017

Western Governors highlight importance of corridor reviews, recommend BLM a...

Published on November 21, 2017
Western Governors have reached out to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to highlight how the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and U.S. Forest...
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Energy

Western Governors highlight importance of corridor reviews, recommend BLM a...

Published on November 21, 2017

COMMENTS: Western Governors recommend improvements to BLM, USFS on western ...

Published on November 21, 2017
Western Governors sent a letter to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to highlight how the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and U.S. Forest Se...
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Energy

COMMENTS: Western Governors recommend improvements to BLM, USFS on western ...

Published on November 21, 2017

WGA supports allocation of unutilized advanced nuclear production tax credi...

Published on October 12, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association expressed support for two bipartisan nuclear energy bills to the Senate Finance Committee in a letter sent on October 12, 2017. The bi...
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Energy

WGA supports allocation of unutilized advanced nuclear production tax credi...

Published on October 12, 2017

WGA supports bipartisan legislation allocating unutilized advanced nuclear ...

Published on October 12, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association expressed support for two bipartisan nuclear energy bills that promote advanced nuclear power facilities by authorizing the allocation...
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Energy

WGA supports bipartisan legislation allocating unutilized advanced nuclear ...

Published on October 12, 2017

LETTER: Putting the U.S. on a path to energy security and modernizing infra...

Published on September 06, 2017
On September 6, 2017, Western Governors sent a letter to Senators Lisa Murkowski, Maria Cantwell, Cory Garner and Joe Manchin III on the physical and cyber security of the U.S...
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Energy

LETTER: Putting the U.S. on a path to energy security and modernizing infra...

Published on September 06, 2017

Western Governors express commitment to improving cyber security to Committ...

Published on September 06, 2017
Western Governors expressed commitment to improving physical and cyber security for the energy grid by identifying the security vulnerabilities of critical infrastructure, cre...
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Energy

Western Governors express commitment to improving cyber security to Committ...

Published on September 06, 2017

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