Considering the cost: Study examines trade-offs in energy development
March 18, 2021
LARAMIE – A study conducted by the University of Wyoming found that Wyomingites are open to renewable energy and diversifying the economy.
However, they realize they’ll have to make trade-offs, and they want their leaders to have realistic conversations about these decisions.
In a study titled “Social License for Wyoming’s Energy Future: What Do Residents Want?” Jessica Western, a research scientist at the Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources, explored the perspectives, values and visions of Wyoming residents when it comes to energy development.
The study was publish...