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January 2019 Releases

Explore clean energy jobs as a land acquisition specialist. Clean Energy Careers

January 31, 2019 — We begin exploring the land acquisition specialist career in our series focusing on opportunities in clean and renewable energy.

Burlington rail yard in Sheridan, Wyo. The Burlington Railroad

January 25, 2019 — The Burlington Railroad played a key role in developing the economy of the northern half of Wyoming, as well as promote the growth and development of the state.

Wyoming Energy News

January 25, 2019 — This weeks rig counts from Baker Hughes, opening prices from Bloomberg and energy in the news.

Carbon Engineering Lab at UW

January 24, 2019 — Wyoming Rural Electric News recently featured the School of Energy Resources Carbon Engineering Lab.

Boysen Dam Wyoming Energy History

January 18, 2019 — This week's highlight in Wyoming's energy history focuses on Boysen Dam. Constructed in the 1940's in Fremont County, it developed irrigation and hydropower.

Wyoming Energy News

January 18, 2019 — In this week's Wyoming Energy News, Governor Gordon asked the legislature's Joint Appropriate Committee to fund a $10 million carbon capture test project and the money would be provided to the School of Energy Resources.

Student working with an advisor Nielson Energy Scholarships

January 17, 2019 — It's scholarship time! Nielson Energy Scholarships are being provisionally awarded to our incoming Fall 2019 class.

Drilling for oil near Lusk Wyoming Five Wyoming Oil Fields and the Transformation of an Economy

January 13, 2019 — This week's highlight in Wyoming's energy history focuses on five oil fields and how they transformed our state's economy. Lance Creek, Elk Basin, Oregon Basin, Grass Creek and Big Muddy fields were early large producers, sparking infrastructure development and refineries.

Wyoming Energy News

January 11, 2019 — Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon highlights the efforts of the School of Energy Resources in supporting Wyoming's energy industries. Baker Hughes reports the U.S. rig count is unchanged from last week at 1,075 and Wyoming's rig count remains steady at 33.

Students studying at the University of Wyoming Discover Your Future As A Landman

January 10, 2019 — Landmen are an import part of the exploration and production teams for oil and gas companies. We'll look at the type of work performed by landmen and starting salaries.

Alcova Dam and Reservoir Alcova Dam and Reservoir

January 6, 2019 — Alcova Dam and Reservoir was built in 1935 and a power plant was added in 1955.

Wyoming Energy News

January 4, 2019 — Opening prices from Bloomberg Energy show crude oil and natural gas prices lower. Black Hills Energy announced plans to build a wind farm west of Cheyenne, Wyo.

Improve your grades and develop skills by reading. Accept a New Year's Resolution Challenge

January 3, 2019 — As we kick off 2019, our thoughts turn to the upcoming spring semester and the exciting opportunities that lie ahead. Here is your New Year's Resolution challenge.

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