Cheyenne, WY – Today (Aug. 13, 2018) the Wyoming Integrated Test Center (ITC) announced a collaboration with Membrane Technology and Research, Inc. (MTR), supporting their Phase II application of the Fossil Fuel Large-Scale Pilots funding opportunity announcement (FOA) announced in August 2017.
MTR was selected as one of nine Phase I grant recipients (DE-FE0031587) and with the ultimate goal of obtaining one of two approximately $50 million grants to design, construct, and operate a large-scale pilot demonstrating transformational coal technologies. If awarded a Phase III grant, MTR would design, build, and operate a 200-tonne CO2/day large pilot capture system at the ITC.
Energy Capital Economic Development has moved its offices to the Energy Capital Enterprise Center at 345 Sinclair St. We share the Enterprise Center with our business incubator and the local Small Business Development Center. Our phone numbers and e-mail addresses have not changed.
Congratulations to Bronze member Campbell County Health! Campbell County Memorial Hospital has been named the top hospital in Wyoming for 2018-19 by U.S. News. The regional rankings are based on an overall assessment of the hospital's performance across multiple areas of care.
The Wyoming Small Business Development Center Network is hosting a two-day workshop in Sheridan on small business innovation research (SBIR). SBIR is the funding mechanism that companies like Kennon Products in Sheridan and Mountain Meadow Wool in Buffalo used to do R&D. Jim Greenwood, nationally recognized SBIR expert, will lead the workshop, which is offered at no-cost ...
Energy Capital Economic Development is planning grand opening events for its business incubator for the week of Sept. 10. Events will include a ribbon cutting and tours of the facility. A schedule of events will be posted soon. The public is invited.
Campbell County population:
Energy (oil and gas, coal), medical, school district
Top five employers:
Campbell County School District; Peabody Energy; Thunder Basin Coal; Campbell County Health; Cloud Peak Energy
Personal income 0%; Corporate Income 0%; Sales Tax 5% (State 4% - County 2%)