Energy & Mineral Industry Tops Wyo. Economy Again

By Andrew Lofholm,  alofholm@k2tv.com,  facebook.com/andrewlofholm 

Wyoming is a hot bed for fossil fuel  production once again. 

The 2012 numbers are in and they are big. It produced 20 times more revenue than any other industry in state, according to the D.O.I.'s interiors recent report. 

The $22 billion it raked in last year, plus nearly a fifth of the state's population employed in the industry, are all largely thanks to the big three. 

K2's Andrew Lofholm reports: