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ISO TC265 Group Meeting in Casper

The 13th Plenary & Working Group Meeting will be taking place in Casper, Wyoming from June 10 – 14, 2019.

EORI director Dr. Steven M. Carpenter is a member of the ISO TC265 Group and is bringing an international group of members to Casper, Wyoming for this year's annual meeting. The meeting will cover the topic of Carbon dioxide capture, transportation, and geological storage, including CO2-EOR.

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is an international standard-setting body composed of representatives from various national standards organizations. The organization promotes worldwide proprietary, industrial and commercial standards.

Dr Ben Cook selected for College of Business Services Award

Dr. Ben Cook to accept award on April 19, 2019.

While a major focus of the service award is to be on service that occured the year prior to the award the record of service is also recognized. The type of activities considered for the award include self-governance service, professional & academic service and other services worthy of special recognition.

Government expands tax credit for carbon capture tech

Wyoming Business Report Releases Article on Carbon Capture Tax Credit

The Wyoming Business Report has released an article outlining how the federal government has expanded a tax credit to make the process an economically feasible option in Wyoming’s energy sector.

Potential for Future Water Flood Projects in Wyoming

Press Release: January 8, 2019

The EORI Bulletin, #1801/2018 “Potential for Future Water Flood Projects in Wyoming” by Stephen T. Whitaker, Senior Geologist, and Amy M. Freye, Consulting Geologist, published by the Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute in Casper, Wyoming, is now available online or in print version.

Kitty Field Historical Production Data Available

Press Release: January 8, 2019

The Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute (EORI) announces availability of Kitty Field Historical Production Data, from initial production date forward.

The Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute (EORI) is pleased to announce that applications for the WRPTDAP are once again being received and evaluated. 

The objective is to test the effectiveness of scrapers, brushes or other mechanical tools on paraffin and scale removal from within wellbores. Pre- and post-workover production and fluid levels will be used to measure tool effectiveness. Project applicants may request up to $750/well from EORI for the purchase of data sets adhering to the requirements in Section 4. There is no specified individual project limit and the program may be expanded or extended beyond the current amount, based on availability of funds.

EORI's Director Dr. Steven M. Carpenter to be tour speaker for the Congressional Fact Finding Tour

EORI's Director Dr. Steven M. Carpenter will be a speaker for the Congressional Fact Finding Tour on the topic of CO2-Enhanced Oil Recovery. The Congressional Fact Finding Tour, hosted by the Northeast Wyoming Municipal Leader’s Group (NEWY) will be taking place August 13 - 17, 2018 in Wyoming.

NEWY, comprised of leaders from several municipalities in NE Wyoming hold annual tours as fact-finding tours of sites in Wyoming's energy industry for the purpose of showing congressional delegates and their aides how the energy industry in this state works cooperatively with tourism and other industries in a symbiotic relationship beneficial to the region and the state.

Congratulations Steve Melzer EORI Tab Member

EORI Technical Advisory Board (TAB) member Steve Melzer has been recognized by the Society of Petroleum Engineers and received a 2018 SPE Regional Award for his work in “Reservoir Description and Dynamics”. 

SPE’s regional awards are intended to recognize those members who’ve contributed exceptional service and leadership to the Society, as well as those who’ve made major professional contributions to their technical disciplines at the regional level. Learn more about SPE's Regional Award winners by visiting: https://www.spe.org/en/jpt/jpt-article-detail/?art=4363