carbon dioxide http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Mead Urges Support For Carbon Capture Innovation http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/mead-urges-support-carbon-capture-innovation <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">It’s time to stop looking at carbon as a liability and time to start figuring out ways to turn into an asset, Governor Matt Mead told attendees at the Wyoming Business Report’s Energy Summit Monday. He said carbon capture and utilization technology is not ready for prime-time, but that innovation is possible if the government and others invest in it.</span></p> Tue, 20 May 2014 05:14:27 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 58542 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Mead Urges Support For Carbon Capture Innovation Bark beetles turn forest into carbon source http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/bark-beetles-turn-forest-carbon-source <p>Pine and spruce beetles have killed millions of trees across Wyoming and the West. To many, the dying forests are visually unattractive. But there’s a bigger issue. Researchers in the Medicine Bow National Forest are finding that beetle kill has had a major impact on how the forest processes carbon dioxide. Wyoming Public radio’s Willow Belden reports.</p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 23:18:00 +0000 Willow Belden 50931 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Bark beetles turn forest into carbon source Coal industry braces for new emissions rules http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/coal-industry-braces-new-emissions-rules <p>The federal government is getting ready to unveil rules for carbon emissions at new <span class="highlight" id="0.4811786012353736" name="searchHitInReadingPane">coal</span>-fired power plants, and they probably won't be what industry had hoped for.</p><p></p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 13:25:19 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 46972 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Coal industry braces for new emissions rules Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute to host CO2 conference http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/enhanced-oil-recovery-institute-host-co2-conference <p></p> Wed, 26 Jun 2013 00:33:07 +0000 Willow Belden 42803 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute to host CO2 conference