Laramie, Wy – Natural gas production increased
five-point-four percent in Wyoming last year.
That is the ninth consecutive year the state has recorded higher
According to preliminary numbers compiled by the Wyoming Oil and
Gas Conservation Commission, the state produced two-point-one (b)
billion cubic feet of gas.
That ranks the state third behind Texas and Oklahoma in gas
Wyoming accounted for almost nine percent of total U-S gas
The Powder River Basin in northeast Wyoming continues to lead
the state in gas production. the Jonah and Pinedale gas fields in
Sublette County are also major producers.