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About PAW

The Petroleum Association of Wyoming is the voice of the oil and gas industry, including oil and gas production companies, midstream processing, pipeline transportation, oilfield service companies, and affiliated companies offering essential work such as legal services, accounting, consulting and more. Our members produce 90% of Wyoming’s oil and gas; generating over $5 billion in economic activity and employing more than 19,000 of Wyoming’s hard working men and women.

Our Vision

The Petroleum Association of Wyoming is the voice of the oil and gas industry: Wyoming’s primary economic engine.

Our Mission

The Petroleum Association of Wyoming represents the diverse people, companies and interests of Wyoming’s oil and gas industry with passion, integrity and professionalism. We provide a forum for education, interaction, and unified action for members, policymakers, and the public.

In all our endeavors, PAW:

  • Promotes pro-growth policies for the oil and gas industry
  • Supports sustainable production of Wyoming’s abundant resources
  • Fosters mutually beneficial relationships with Wyoming’s landowners, businesses, and communities
  • Upholds the values of science-based, environmental stewardship

PAW is dedicated to Wyoming’s success, and to limitless economic opportunity for her people.