UW’s Carpenter to Speak on State’s Carbon Capture Opportunities

The director of the University of Wyoming’s Enhanced Oil Recovery Institute will speak about the state’s opportunities with carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) Friday, May 22, at 10 a.m. MDT.

Steve Carpenter’s presentation, “The Cowboy Unicorn — Wyoming’s Unique Position in the World’s CCUS Arena,” is part of the Petrolern At-home Seminar Series (PASS), hosted by the international research, consulting and training company Petrolern LLC.

Carpenter will share and relate Wyoming’s unique position and leadership in CCUS research and technology. A seasoned executive with 30 years of experience in the international energy and mining industry, Carpenter is an internationally recognized subject matter expert on enhanced oil recovery, climate change, and carbon and risk management issues. His work includes technical assessment, public policy, legal and regulatory issues, training and education.

PASS is designed to keep people learning and motivated during these difficult times with both the COVID-19 pandemic and low oil prices. Carpenter’s seminar can be accessed via Zoom meeting at this link; the meeting ID number is 811 8476 2119.

To see the full PASS series, hosted twice a week, visit www.petrolern.com/contact-us.

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