CHEYENNE, Wyoming — The Wyoming Business Council has been recognized for its efforts to recruit data centers.
The national site selection magazine Expansion Solutions awarded the council its Top 5 Award for Excellence.
The award recognizes economic development organizations that excel in efforts to recruit and retain data centers. Expansion Solutions uses a scoring system from 1 to 10. Wyoming scored all 10s in the data center category.
It is the third consecutive year Wyoming has been recognized for its recruitment of data centers.
Gov. Matt Mead says in a statement that Wyoming has cultivated a business climate that works well for technology businesses of all sizes.
The new waste-to-fuel-cell-powered Microsoft Data Plant near Cheyenne contributed to Wyoming earning the award.
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