Category Archives: Vision 2040 Updates

Investor to speak at international symposium

Brenda K. Schladweiler with BKS Environmental Associates, Inc. will be attending the 2017 Second International Symposium on Land Reclamation and Ecological Restoration in Xian, China, October 20-23, 2017, which is hosted by the China Coal Society and China University of Mining and Technology (Beijing).  She will be presenting “40 years of SMCRA: what have we learned…
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The Quarter Percent Economic Development Tax

Recently, the Gillette College and Energy Capital Economic Development went in front of the City of Gillette, Town of Wright, and Campbell County, to ask that they hold a special election in November for a proposed Economic Development Excise Tax. On November 7, the Citizens of Campbell County will go to the ballots and vote…
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Mammoth Network makes Inc. 5000 again!

Energy Capital Economic Development investor Visionary Communications/Mammoth Network has made the Inc. 5000 for the second year in a row! They moved up from 3728 to 3456 in the last year. Great job, Mammoth Networks! You can read the article at https://www.inc.com/profile/mammoth-networks.
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City of Gillette Development Summary 2Q17

The City of Gillette (Government) Development Summary for the 2nd Quarter is now available. http://www.gillettewy.gov/city-government/departments/development-services/planning/demographics-and-development-summary
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Self-Made Million-Ade

Pinnacle Bank Wyoming wants to help your child start their first lemonade stand! This summer, children between the ages of 5 and 13 can apply for $10 start-up grant, courtesy of Pinnacle Bank, to launch their lemonade stand. They'll not only supply the $10, but will also provide a starter kit, complete with a guide to…
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Coal Valuation Rule Comment Period Until May 4th

President Trump wants to reverse several Obama-era regulations designed to destroy American coal. One of the rules to be rescinded is the Coal Valuation Rule that sought to stop coal mining on federal land and keep coal in the ground. That coal, which delivers over one billion dollars a year in royalty revenue, delivers on…
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Taking Charge of Our Future, Annual Event

Please join Energy Capital Economic Development and our keynote speakers to discuss the past year in Campbell County and how we are taking charge of our future. Speakers are:  Dr. Laurie Nichols, President, University of Wyoming and Jim Ford, Vice President of Operations, Atlas Carbon
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Atlas receives SLIB loan

State Loan and Investment Board to offer Atlas Carbon $15 million On Thursday October 6th, members of the State Loan and Investment Board agreed to award Atlas Carbon a $15 million loan for the company’s plan to expand its plant with another production line. 10-7-2016-gnr-atlas-captures-carbon-loan  
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Quarterly Breakfast sponsored by Cam-Plex

Energy Capital Economic Development invites you to our Quarterly Breakfast sponsored by Cam-Plex, on Thursday, October 13th at 7:00 a.m. in the Wyoming Center Frontier Hall Lobby. During the breakfast you'll get an update on the Rodeo Economic Impact Study, and what the National High School Finals Rodeo did for our economy. This event is…
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