Jurisdiction

Facilities required to obtain a permit from the Industrial Siting Council include:

  • Facilities with an estimated construction cost of $207,347,859 or more. (If the estimated cost is $165,878,287 - $207,347,858, a Certificate of Insufficient Jurisdiction must be obtained)
     
  • Wind energy projects with 30 or more towers in all phases
     
  • The following facilities regardless of cost:
    • Any commercial waste incineration or disposal facility capable of receiving greater than 500 short tons per day of household refuse or mixed household and industrial refuse
       
  • Any commercial facility that incinerates or disposes of any regulated quantity of hazardous wastes that are subject to hazardous waste shipping manifest requirements under subtitle C of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
     
  • Any commercial radioactive waste management facility
     
  • Any commercial facility generating electricity from wind and associated collector systems consisting of 30 or more turbines.
     
  • Any facility over which a board of county commissioners has authority to issue the permit required by W.S. 18-5-502 (County regulation of wind energy projects) and which the board of county commissioners has referred to the council under W.S. 18-5-509 (County referral)