energy school en UW Collaborates on Carbon Capture Test Center <p>A research lab&nbsp;dedicated to finding new&nbsp;ways to collect and use carbon dioxide is a step closer to becoming a reality.&nbsp;</p><p>The&nbsp;Legislature’s&nbsp;Joint Appropriations Committee has recommended that&nbsp;$15 million be set aside&nbsp;for&nbsp;the project, which would be located&nbsp;at one of Wyoming’s coal-fired power plants.&nbsp;&nbsp;The project would be a collaboration between the state, the University of Wyoming, and a power company.</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 00:47:30 +0000 Melodie Edwards 53339 at UW Collaborates on Carbon Capture Test Center UW researchers gain state-of-the-art energy labs <p>Students and researchers at the University of Wyoming now have access to high-tech equipment that will enable them to do more advanced energy research than in the past.</p><p>The university’s new $25 million Energy Innovation Center houses labs for researching better ways to extract oil and more efficient techniques to convert coal into liquids.</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 00:12:29 +0000 Willow Belden 46420 at UW researchers gain state-of-the-art energy labs Energy Innovation Center To Open <p>The University of Wyoming’s long awaited Energy Innovation Center opens in January.&nbsp;</p><p>The 25-point-four million dollar facility features some high tech capabilities that U-W Energy School Director Mark Northam says should allow Wyoming to be a leader in energy research.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>It will have links to high speed computers, such as the NCAR Supercomputer and will allow for outside research.</p><p>“The building will also have a distance collaboration laboratory that will be useful for researchers and other professionals who are working with people in other loca</p><p></p> Thu, 06 Dec 2012 01:41:21 +0000 Bob Beck 33686 at Energy Innovation Center To Open