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OSHA this month issued an alert warning of the dangers of explosions and poisonous hydrogen sulfide during flowback operations.
Air quality board unanimous in limiting emissions that cause winter ozone spikes near Jonah, Anticline gas fields.
As science review calls for monitoring at gas fields, industry says it’s regulated enough.
Wyoming’s Air Quality Advisory Board hears conflicting views on Wyoming standards as feds move further to reduce ozone.
In Wind River Range, where air is supposed to be pristine, pollution changes life in alpine lakes
Is China’s path to more CO2 emissions an excuse for inaction or a reason to cut U.S. emissions?
An emissions permit first issued in 2003 for the proposed Two Elk power plant is in question because of minimal construction and no financing.
DEQ installs mobile air quality unit in Afton
(Wyoming DEQ press release) – Wyoming’s Department of Environmental Quality – Air Quality Division (AQD) has begun operating …
State prepares forecasts for winter ozone season in upper Green River Basin
(Wyoming DEQ press release) – The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), Air Quality …
The tribes will be treated as a state and given authority to monitor air quality 50 miles beyond the borders of the reservation, including the …
Coal industry workers from Wyoming and other states shared their views at an Environmental Protection Agency meeting in Denver.
Citizens say Wyoming needs to update its rules guiding natural gas flares to avoid exposure to toxins and loss of revenue.
Gov Mead releases statewide energy plan
— May 13, 2013
(Press release:) Wyoming leads the nation in energy exports to the rest of the country and takes …
The commission, by delaying definitive action for two years, also risked human health and the environment in Wyoming. Violations of our environmental protections are serious …
DEQ to increase compliance checks of engines at oil and gas production sites
Beginning this spring, the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Air Quality Division …
Drillers want 24,000 new gas wells while Wyoming still struggles to prove it has solved its wintertime ozone problem.
Wyoming escapes ozone season, but not ozone problem
Pinedale area residents can breathe easy now that the wintertime ozone season has passed without any exceedences of …
Of the seven major oil and gas EISs now in the works in Wyoming, none have gotten to the “draft” stage. Once a draft is …
Having led the Rockies’ natural gas boom during the past decade, Wyoming policymakers get extremely nervous when rigs are busy drilling outside the Cowboy State.
The new station is located south of Rock Springs in the Hiawatha Gas Field, and will provide data to help DEQ assess ambient air quality …
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