mineral royalty http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Feds will grab state mineral royalty money http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/feds-will-grab-state-mineral-royalty-money <p>The federal government has told the state of Wyoming that it will deduct 53 million dollars from the state’s share of federal mineral royalties between now and July as part of the federal sequester.&nbsp; The government says it may remove more money at a later date. <strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong></p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 23:01:56 +0000 Bob Beck 38535 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Feds will grab state mineral royalty money Mineral royalty payout up $23 million in Wyoming from 2011 http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/mineral-royalty-payout-23-million-wyoming-2011 <div style="margin-top:0;margin-bottom:0;"><br><p>The Office of Natural Resources Revenue – or ONRR – saw a $1 billion increase in revenue from energy production on public lands. Wyoming’s share was more than $995 million – up from last year by more than $23 million.</p><p>With a growing quantity of coal being exported abroad, there’s some concern that companies are paying royalties using low, domestic rates for exports instead of the higher price sales abroad fetch to calculate their due share. ONRR spokesman Patrick Etchart says the agency audits companies, though not every year.</p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 12:47:39 +0000 Irina Zhorov 34192 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Mineral royalty payout up $23 million in Wyoming from 2011