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Powder River Objects to Blackjewel Coal Permits

November 29, 2018  (Sheridan, WY) Today, Powder River Basin Resource...
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Powder River’s 2018 Annual Report

November 4, 2018 This is Powder River Basin Resource Council's...
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Powder River Comments to EPA on “Affordable Clean Energy Rule”

October 31, 2018 Environmental Protection Agency EPA Docket Center (EPA/DC),...
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Powder River Breaks September – October 2018

September - October 2018, Volume 46, Number 5 Award-winning conservation...
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Conservation Photographer to Keynote Powder River Annual Meeting

October 18, 2018 On Saturday, Nov. 3rd, Powder River Basin...
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Scientists to present on Pavillion area oil & gas contamination

October 8, 2018 Three independent scientists who have investigated the...
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Updated Tax Report Shows Mineral Tax Delinquency Growing

(Sheridan, WY) An updated report shows that mineral extraction companies...
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Ad Valorem Taxes in Wyoming: Proposed Improvements

Our original report in January 2018 (Delinquent Mineral Taxes and...
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Powder River Breaks July – August 2018

July - August 2018, Volume 46, Number 4 In July,...
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Sheridan Solar Tour planned for August 18th

July 31, 2018  Sheridan Solar Tour planned for August 18th...
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Report Shows Coal Reclamation Benefits Taxpayers and Creates Jobs

July 10, 2018 A new report has found that approximately...
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Reclaim Wyoming: Prioritize Coal Mine Reclamation

Wyoming’s coal mining legacy dates back to the arrival of...
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Government Watchdog Highlights Increasing Taxpayer Cost to Cleanup Orphaned Wells

June 5, 2018 Today, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released...
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Picnic on the Pathway incorporates solar education

Get the whole family outside to enjoy Sheridan’s Parks &...
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Learn About the Future of Solar in Wyoming on May 16 in Laramie

April 26, 2018 Learn about what’s happening with solar power...
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GAO Report on Coal Mine Self-Bonding March 2018

Coal accounts for 17 percent of domestic energy production. SMCRA...
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Petition to Amend Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality Rules on Self-Bonding

The Resource Council, along with its over 1,000 members throughout...
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Powder River Awards Three at State Science Fair

April 11, 2018 In an ongoing effort to promote the...
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WORC Report Finds Coal Self-Bonding Unnecessary and Risky

April 5, 2018 The practice of self-bonding at coal mines...
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Now Is the Time to End Self-Bonding

In the eight months between August 2015 and April 2016,...
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Solar Q&A Session planned for April 17

April 4, 2018 Learn more about powering your home or...
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The Clean Power Plan Serves Public Health & Safety

March 26, 2018 (Gillette, Wyo.) In 2015, the Environmental Protection...
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Spring Solar Celebration planned for March 20

March 6, 2018 The cost of installing residential solar power...
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Powder River Basin Resource Council Statement on Ramaco Rezone in Tongue River Valley

Today the Sheridan County Commission voted 3 – 2 to...
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RENEWyoming: Solar Stories from the Cowboy State

RENEWyoming was born in response to a growing trend of...
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EOG withdraws permit for injection well in Laramie County

February 27, 2018 Powder River Basin Resource Council (Resource Council)...
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RENEWyoming campaign increases awareness of solar opportunities

February 14, 2018 Solar energy is gaining ground in Wyoming...
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Renewable Energy Facts & Falsehoods

This factsheet untangles the facts and fiction surrounding renewable energy...
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Bob LeResche: Contura Sale Underscores Need to End Self-Bonding

January 2018 The following op-ed ran in the Casper Star-Tribune,...
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7 Point Plan to Protect Groundwater

This report recommends that Wyoming implement seven specific actions to...
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Report unveils plan to protect Wyoming groundwater during oil & gas development

January 14, 2013 The Powder River Basin Resource Council (“Resource...
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New report offers solutions to delinquent mineral taxes

January 11, 2018 In the face of a statewide budget...
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Say “no” to EOG Resources application for injection well in Laramie County

This editorial appeared in the Wyoming Tribune-Eagle.  Water. Potable drinking...
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Powder River Basin Resource Council Statement on EPA’s Decision to Repeal the Clean Power Plan

October 15, 2017 “We are disappointed that EPA chose to...
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Delinquent Mineral Taxes and Budget Deficits: A Case for Reform

Mineral tax revenue is extremely important to Wyoming counties and...
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Powder River Breaks September October 2017

September – October 2017 Volume 45, Number 5 Powder River...
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Landowner Guidelines for Negotiating a Mineral Lease or Surface Use Agreement

The purpose of these guidelines is to provide helpful tips...
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Information about Oil and Gas Leasing For Surface Owners Who Also Own Their Minerals

INTRODUCTION This article is written by an attorney who has...
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An Ohio Landowner’s Guide to Hydraulic Fracturing

  Getting Started This guide is a source of information...
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Issues to Consider When Negotiating an Oil and Gas Lease

The language below is an example of mineral lease language...
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Requirements to Consider Placing in an Oil and Gas Surface Use Agreement or Mineral Lease Agreement

Company/Crew/All Personnel, Subcontractors, Assignees, etc., Stipulations to be observed at...
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The State of the Split Estate

This December 2010 publication provides a landowners’ perspective on Wyoming’s...
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Our Tips for Landowners Negotiating Oil & Gas Leases and/or Surface Use & Damage Agreements

Lawyer up! Choose an attorney that specializes in mineral development...
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Cheyenne Know Your Rights 2017

The Powder River Basin Resource Council and our Laramie County...
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Mark Squillace: Taxpayers deserve a fair return from our public coal resources

This week in Washington, D.C., the Department of the Interior...
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The Federal Oil and Gas Program Must Be Reformed

Today Powder River Basin Resource Council joined with other stakeholders...
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PRBRC and Landowner Statements on EQC Decision to reject the Ramaco Brook Coal Mine Permit

Today, Tongue River landowners and the Powder River Basin Resource...
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A Living Legacy – Wyoming’s Fortification Creek Area

The Powder River Basin Resource Council is a grassroots organization...
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Is Oil & Gas Drilling Coming to Your Neighborhood?

The Powder River Basin Resource Council and our Laramie County...
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A Landowner Guide to the Wyoming Split Estate Act

Background of the Law The Wyoming split estate act is...
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