Energy Council http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming hosts meeting of legislators from energy-producing states http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-hosts-meeting-legislators-energy-producing-states <p></p><p>Energy industry representatives mingled with lawmakers from Wyoming and other states at last week&rsquo;s meeting of the Energy Council.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Council is a Texas-based non-profit, and its membership is made up of lawmakers from twelve states, three Canadian provinces and Venezuela. It holds quarterly meeting to discuss energy issues. Although industry underwrites portions of the events, states also pay about $40,000 a year in dues to be part of the council, in addition to travel and lodging expenses for legislators.</span></p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 23:40:02 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 47706 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming hosts meeting of legislators from energy-producing states