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LETTER: Concerns about provisions in proposed Hydropower Policy Modernizati...

Published on May 01, 2017
The Western Governors' Association sent a letter on May 1, 2017, to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce to express concerns ...
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Energy

LETTER: Concerns about provisions in proposed Hydropower Policy Modernizati...

Published on May 01, 2017

Governors support expedited review of bipartisan Electricity Reliability an...

Published on April 03, 2017
UPDATE: On April 27, 2017, the House Committee on Natural Resources passed H.R. 1873, the 'Electricity Reliability and Forest Protection Act.' (More)
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Energy

Governors support expedited review of bipartisan Electricity Reliability an...

Published on April 03, 2017

LETTER: Governors request comment period extension on BLM proposed rule

Published on March 15, 2017
Western Governors sent a letter on March 15, 2016, to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Director Neil Kornze requesting a comment period extension for B...
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Energy

LETTER: Governors request comment period extension on BLM proposed rule

Published on March 15, 2017

LETTER: Governors support use of enhanced oil recovery

Published on December 01, 2016
Western Governors sent a letter to Senators Mitch McConnell and Harry Reid, and Representatives Paul Ryan and Nancy Pelosi, on Nov. 30, 2016...
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Energy

LETTER: Governors support use of enhanced oil recovery

Published on December 01, 2016

Western Governors call for state involvement in establishing nuclear waste ...

Published on November 03, 2016
Western Governors emphasized the importance of state involvement in the siting of any radioactive waste storage or disposal facility in outreach to Office of Nuclear Energy Ac...
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Energy

Western Governors call for state involvement in establishing nuclear waste ...

Published on November 03, 2016

Western Governors reiterate need for ‘substantial’ state role i...

Published on October 13, 2016
Western Governors have reiterated the need for "substantial" state consultation in the regional review of West-wide energy corridor designations mandated by Section 368 o...
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Energy

Western Governors reiterate need for ‘substantial’ state role i...

Published on October 13, 2016

LETTER: Governors reiterate need for ‘substantial’ state role i...

Published on October 13, 2016
Western Governors sent letters on Oct. 13, 2016, to Bureau of Land Management Director Neil Kornze and U.S. Forest Service Chief Thomas Tidwell&n...
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Energy

LETTER: Governors reiterate need for ‘substantial’ state role i...

Published on October 13, 2016

Western Governors: State licensing authority threatened by Hydropower Regul...

Published on July 18, 2016
Western Governors have expressed concern that existing state hydropower licensing authorities are in danger of being replaced or impeded by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commi...
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Energy

Western Governors: State licensing authority threatened by Hydropower Regul...

Published on July 18, 2016

LETTER: Hydropower Licensing Authorities

Published on July 18, 2016
Western Governors sent a letter on July 18, 2016, to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce leadership regarding provisions in Subtitle B: Hydropower R...
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Energy

LETTER: Hydropower Licensing Authorities

Published on July 18, 2016

Department of Energy, WGA renew pact to ensure safe transport of transurani...

Published on June 29, 2016
The Western Governors' Association and U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) this week renewed their cooperative agreement to coordinate and oversee shipments, and provide train...
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Energy

Department of Energy, WGA renew pact to ensure safe transport of transurani...

Published on June 29, 2016

Western Governors back development of enhanced oil recovery technology

Published on June 07, 2016
Western Governors have reiterated their support to Congressional leadership for policy that would deploy responsible use of enhanced oil recovery (EOR) using carbon dioxi...
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Energy

Western Governors back development of enhanced oil recovery technology

Published on June 07, 2016

LETTER: Governors support enhanced oil recovery technology

Published on June 03, 2016
Western Governors sent a letter on June 3, 2016, to members of Congress involved in efforts to develop federal policy aimed at spurring deployment of enhanced oil re...
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Energy

LETTER: Governors support enhanced oil recovery technology

Published on June 03, 2016

Governors seek partnership with BLM, Forest Service in Section 368 energy c...

Published on May 18, 2016
Western Governors have reiterated their desire to work with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and U.S. Forest Service (USFS) on the energy corr...
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Energy

Governors seek partnership with BLM, Forest Service in Section 368 energy c...

Published on May 18, 2016

LETTER: Governors seek substantive partnership in Section 368 energy corrid...

Published on May 17, 2016
Western Governors sent a letter on May 17, 2016, to Bureau of Land Management Director Neil Kornze and U.S. Forest Service Chief Thomas Tidwell&n...
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Energy

LETTER: Governors seek substantive partnership in Section 368 energy corrid...

Published on May 17, 2016

LETTER: Governors urge BLM to defer to state regulations for methane emissi...

Published on April 22, 2016
Western Governors sent a letter on April 22, 2016, to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Director Neil Kornze regarding the BLM's proposed rule, ...
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Energy

LETTER: Governors urge BLM to defer to state regulations for methane emissi...

Published on April 22, 2016

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