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Meet the 2020-2021 Salt Creek Energy Excellence Recipients

October 18, 2020

This year, the College of Law and Salt Creek Energy Excellence Committee are excited to recognize second-year law student Elizabeth “Lizzie” Stephani as the Salt Creek Energy Excellence Scholar for 2020-2021, and Salt Creek Scholarship recipient Rachael Buzanowski.

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Energy Law Roadshow

From April-June 2015, University of Wyoming faculty members Tara Righetti and Temple Stoellinger will host educational energy law sessions across Wyoming and...

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EPA's Proposed Power Plan: What it Might Mean for Wyoming

The Center for Law and Energy Resources in the Rockies has completed a report entitled “EPA’s Clean Power Pan: What it Might Mean for Wyoming” thanks to a...

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Wyoming Team Claims Podium Finish at the National Energy & Sustainability Moot Court Competition

The winning team from the University of Wyoming’s Davis and Cannon Natural Resource Moot Court Competition went on to claim a podium finish at the National...

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Enhanced Oil Recovery Conference

The Center for Law and Energy Resources in the Rockies is co-sponsoring the Special Institute on Enhanced Oil Recovery: Legal Framework for Sustainable...

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CLERR Year in Review

A year-end summary of the Center for Law and Energy Resources in the Rockies.

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Justice Kite and Pete Michael visit EENR Clinic

Wyoming Supreme Court Justice Marilyn Kite (J.D. ’74) and Wyoming Attorney General Pete Michael (J.D.’85) made a visit to the College of Law’s new Energy,...

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Clean Power Plan Proposed Rule

On June 2, 2014, the EPA released the Clean Power Plan, a proposed rule to combat carbon dioxide pollution. The main goal of the plan is to set a national...

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Governor Approves Legislation for State-federal Land Swap in Grand Teton National Park

On March 7, Governor Matt Mead signed legislation approved by the Legislature that opened the door for the federal government to obtain 1,280 acres of state...

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The Wyoming Supreme Court Remands the Fracking Secrets Case Back to the District Court

The Wyoming Supreme Court issued its opinion in Power River Basin Resource Council v. Wyoming Oil and Gas Commission today. The Court was asked to decide on...

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The Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Wyoming Landowner in Forest Service Rails to Trails Case 8-1

The Supreme Court issued its opinion this morning in Marvin M. Brant Revocable Trust v. United States, ruling in favor of Fox Park, WY landowner, Marvin...

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Carbon Capture

Governor Matt Mead is proposing that Wyoming and private partners invest in a world-class research center to develop and test new uses for carbon captured...

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Spending Bill Does Not Include PILT Funding

The spending bill passed by Congress and signed by President Obama does not include funding for the payment-in-lieu of taxes (“PILT”) program that provides...

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EPA Signs Final Rule Partially Rejecting Wyoming's Regional Haze Plan

On Friday, January 10, 2013 EPA Regional Administrator for Region 8, Shaun McGrath, signed a final decision partially rejecting Wyoming’s regional haze state...

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Wyoming Idle and Orphan Well Draft Plan

Governor Mead released a statement providing information on his proposal to include a $3 Million allocation in the state budget to address an estimated...

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Energy Law and Policy Conference

The University of Wyoming College of Law's Center for Law and Energy Resources in the Rockies (CLERR) and School of Energy Resources (SER) hosted a...

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Energy Law Conference: A Landscape Discussion on Energy Law in Wyoming

CLERR to co-host an energy law conferences with the School of Energy Resources.

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EPA's Revised Proposed Carbon Pollution Standard

On September 20, 2013, EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy signed a notice submitting the EPA’s revised Proposed Carbon Pollution Standard for New Power Plants...

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Two UW College of Law Teams Reach Elite Eight in National Energy Competition

Two University of Wyoming College of Law teams finished among the top eight teams during the recent third annual National Energy and Sustainability Moot...

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