Alternative Energy and Green Building Resources in Front Range Region

 Energy Best Management Practices

   
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Cut Electricity Costs

This site offers advice on how to save money by saving energy. Learn proven tips that cost nothing to implement and require very little lifestyle change that have the potential of cutting your electric bill significantly. For the more energy conscious homeowner, there are discussions on more advanced topics like residential wind power, home solar energy, and low energy lighting. Be green and save green! Click here.

 

Best Management Practices for Solar and Wind Energy Development: A Conservationist’s Guide
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Best Management Practices provide science-based criteria and standards that land managers and conservation planners follow in making and implementing decisions about human uses and projects that affect our natural resources.

 

Managing Manure with Biogas Recovery Systems BMPs
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Improved performance at competitive costs is promised by this 2002 EPA publication all about anaerobic digestion and biogas recovery for energy.

 

Green Remediation Best Management Practices: Integrating Renewable Energy into Site Cleanup
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Use of renewable energy resources provides a significant opportunity to reduce the environmental footprint of activities conducted during investigation, remediation, and monitoring of hazardous waste sites.

 

15 O & M Best Practices for Energy Efficient Buildings
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Building operation and maintenance programs specifically designed to enhance operating efficiency of HVAC and lighting systems can save 5 to 20 percent of the energy bills without significant capital investment.

 

Energy Saver 101: Everything You Need to Know About Landscaping
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Landscaping doesn't only add beauty to your home, but it can also improve your home's comfort and lower your energy bills.

 

Fall and Winter Energy-Saving Tips
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Simple and inexpensive actions can help you save energy and money during the cool fall and winter months.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic: Home Cooling
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You can reduce air conditioning energy use by 20-50 percent by switching to high-efficiency air conditioners and taking other actions to lower your home cooling costs.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic: Home Energy Audits
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A home energy audit helps you pinpoint where your house is losing energy and what you can do to save money. A home energy audit will also assess health and safety issues that might exist in your home.

 

Tips: Your Home's Energy Use
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A home energy assessment (sometimes referred to as an energy audit) will show what parts of your house use the most energy and suggest the best ways to cut energy costs.

 

Anaerobic Digestion 101
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This is an article from the EPA site about anaerobic/biomass recovery systems.  Click here to read the information: 

 

U.S. Farm Anaerobic Digester Status: A 2011 Snapshot
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This EPA factsheet gives information on trends in use of these manure management systems in the U.S.

 

Farmers’ Guide to Wind Energy
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A 293 page guide to the Legal Issues in Farming the Wind on your farm from June 2007

 

 Green Building

   
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Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM) Lender Database

 

What is green building?

By U.S. Green Building Council
How do buildings work with our natural surroundings to create a more sustainable place to live? Learn how LEED can help make our world greener for all.
 

 

The Business Case for Green Building

The WorldGBC launched its new report, "The Business Case for Green Building" in March 2013. Miles Keeping introduces the report and its findings at Ecobuild in London.

 

Energy Saver 101: Everything You Need to Know About Landscaping
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Landscaping doesn't only add beauty to your home, but it can also improve your home's comfort and lower your energy bills.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic: Home Cooling
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You can reduce air conditioning energy use by 20-50 percent by switching to high-efficiency air conditioners and taking other actions to lower your home cooling costs.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic: Home Energy Audits
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A home energy audit helps you pinpoint where your house is losing energy and what you can do to save money. A home energy audit will also assess health and safety issues that might exist in your home.

 

Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM)
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What is an Energy Efficient Mortgage? Energy efficient mortgages (EEMs, sometimes known as “green mortgages”) are loans that allow homeowners to finance energy-efficient upgrades for their current home or in a new home purchase.& ...

 

The five principles of green building
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Green buildings are designed, constructed, and operated to enhance the well-being of their occupants and support a healthy community and natural environment.

 

Show Green Building Organizations & Professionals (118)
There are 118 resources serving Front Range Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Green Building Organizations & Professionals serving Front Range Region
Architects
Blueline Architects
Ken Bridges, AIA, LEED AP and Stuart Brummett, AIA - Denver, CO
Brad Buss
Bradley Design LLC - Monument, CO
Brett Jacques
Van Meter Williams Pollack Architects LLP - Associate/Architect - Denver, CO
Bryan Bowen
Caddis PC - Boulder, CO
Catherine Rahn Architecture, AIA
- Boulder, CO
Confluence Architecture
- Carbondale, CO
David A. Beal, AIA
David A. Beal & Associates Architecture and Planning - Boulder, CO
Doerr Architecture
Thomas P. Doerr, Architect - Boulder, CO
fuentesdesign
Brian Fuentes, AIA, CPHC - Boulder, CO
Gettliffe Architecture
Dominique Gettliffe, AIA - Founder - Boulder, CO
Habitation Solutions
Jeff von Breitenfeld - Centennial, CO
Hans Cerny
Caddis PC - Boulder, CO
Henry Mueller Design Consulting
Henry Mueller - Boulder, CO
HMH Architecture + Interiors
Harvey Hine - President, AIA - Boulder, CO
HumaNature Architecture, LLC
James R Plagmann - Licensed Architect + LEED AP - Boulder, CO
Jane Snyder, AIA
Mosaic Architects + Interiors - Partner - Boulder, CO
Kyle Callahan
Kyle Callahan and Associates Architecture - Principal Architect - Boulder, CO
Lawrence and Gomez Architects
Phil Lawrence and Juana Gómez - Boulder, CO
Lisa Fletcher
Touch Architecture, Inc. - Boulder, CO
Mark Queripel, AIA, Principal Architect, Interior Designer
MQ Architecture & Design, LLC - Boulder, CO
Marn Heggen
Heggen Design Works - Boulder, CO
Michael Kloefkorn
Van Meter Williams Pollack, LLP - Associate Architect, LEED AP Homes - Denver, CO
Michael Silbert, Architect
- Boulder, CO
Peter S. Gerdin
Architectural Firm of Peter S. Gerdin - Truckee, CA
Robert B. Vandervoort
Bearcat Builders, Inc. - Crested Butte, CO
Rodwin Architecture
Scott Rodwin, LEED AP - Founding Principal - Boulder, CO
Satto (Richard) Rugg
Bodhgaia Architecture - Boulder, CO
Sopher Sparn Architects LLC
Adrian Sopher and Stephen Sparn - Principal Architects and Co-Founders - Boulder, CO
Sun Studio
Michael Tavel, AIA, David Kahn, ASLA, and Alex Platt, AIA - Principals - Denver, CO
Tim Van Meter
Van Meter Williams Pollack Architects LLP - Partner, Architect/Urban Designer - Denver, CO
Certified Energy Auditors
3FFICIENT Energy
- San Luis Rey, CA
AboutSavingHeat.com
Dennis Brachfeld - Denver, CO
Biospaces Incorporated
Jeff Dickson - Carbondale, CO
Confluence Architecture
- Carbondale, CO
Dennis Brachfeld
About Saving Heat Co. - Denver, CO
Lightly Treading
- Denver, CO
Scott Home Inspection
George and Ann Scott - Owners - Berthoud, CO
Stellar Energy Contractors
Jerry Hughes - Wheat Ridge, CO
Sustainably Built
Adam Stenftenagel - Principal/Founder | HERS Rater - Boulder, CO
Energy Efficient Mortgage Lenders
Access National Mortgage
- Reston, VA
Department Of Veterans Affairs Regional Loan Center
- Lakewood, CO
Nova Home Loans
- Scottsdale, AZ
Priority Mortgage Corp
- Lansing, MI
Green Building Professionals
Biospaces Incorporated
Jeff Dickson - Carbondale, CO
Blue Spruce Construction Services
Sandra Weeks - President/Owner - Niwot, CO
Brian Hludzinski
Boulder ZED Design Build - President - Boulder, CO
BrightSense LLC
Hans Joachim Preiss - Boulder, CO
Bryan Bowen
Caddis PC - Boulder, CO
Built Green Colorado
Kim Calomino - Denver, CO
ColoradoENERGY.org
Randy L. Martin - R. L. Martin & Associates, Inc. - Windsor, CO
Confluence Architecture
- Carbondale, CO
Cornerstone Contracting LLC
Keenan Tompkins - President - Lafayette, CO
Cottonwood Custom Builders, Inc.
Jeff Hindman - Owner, President - Boulder, CO
David A. Beal, AIA
David A. Beal & Associates Architecture and Planning - Boulder, CO
David W. Scott
Scott Group at Colorado Landmark, Realtors® - Boulder, CO
DMA Engineering
- Westminster, CO
Doerr Architecture
Thomas P. Doerr, Architect - Boulder, CO
E. Christopher Lattimer, P.E., S.E. LEED AP
Lattimer Engineering - President - Boulder, CO
Euroshield Recycled Rubber Roofing Products
Global Environmental Manufacturing (G.E.M.) Inc. - Calgary, AB
Frostbusters & Cooth Co.
Fritz Diether - Carbondale, CO
Fruth Construction, Inc.
John and Jeff Fruth - Boulder, CO
fuentesdesign
Brian Fuentes, AIA, CPHC - Boulder, CO
Gettliffe Architecture
Dominique Gettliffe, AIA - Founder - Boulder, CO
Glenn Frank Engineering
Glenn Frank P.E. - Boulder, CO
GreenSpot Real Estate
Melissa Baldridge and Tracye Herrington - Denver, CO
Habitation Solutions
Jeff von Breitenfeld - Centennial, CO
Hans Cerny
Caddis PC - Boulder, CO
Henry Mueller Design Consulting
Henry Mueller - Boulder, CO
HMH Architecture + Interiors
Harvey Hine - President, AIA - Boulder, CO
Home Performance Solutions, LLC
Michael Broussard - Westminster, CO
HumaNature Architecture, LLC
James R Plagmann - Licensed Architect + LEED AP - Boulder, CO
Jane Snyder, AIA
Mosaic Architects + Interiors - Partner - Boulder, CO
Kirsten Snobeck, Associate AIA, LEED AP
Rodwin Architecture - Senior Associate - Boulder, CO
Kyle Callahan
Kyle Callahan and Associates Architecture - Principal Architect - Boulder, CO
Lawrence and Gomez Architects
Phil Lawrence and Juana Gómez - Boulder, CO
Mark Queripel, AIA, Principal Architect, Interior Designer
MQ Architecture & Design, LLC - Boulder, CO
Markel Homes
- Boulder, CO
Marn Heggen
Heggen Design Works - Boulder, CO
Melton Design Build
Ty Melton - President - Boulder, CO
Michael Kloefkorn
Van Meter Williams Pollack, LLP - Associate Architect, LEED AP Homes - Denver, CO
Michael Silbert, Architect
- Boulder, CO
Milestone Remodeling
Miles Brooks - Boulder, CO
Norbert Klebl
Geos Neighborhood - Founder/CEO - Boulder, CO
PCD Engineering Services, Inc.
- Longmont, CO
Peter S. Gerdin
Architectural Firm of Peter S. Gerdin - Truckee, CA
Petersen Construction & Remodeling
Albert Petersen - Boulder, CO
Rodwin Architecture
Scott Rodwin, LEED AP - Founding Principal - Boulder, CO
Satto (Richard) Rugg
Bodhgaia Architecture - Boulder, CO
SoBo Design and Build
Mike D'Onofrio and Eric Youngren - Boulder, CO
Sopher Sparn Architects LLC
Adrian Sopher and Stephen Sparn - Principal Architects and Co-Founders - Boulder, CO
Sun Studio
Michael Tavel, AIA, David Kahn, ASLA, and Alex Platt, AIA - Principals - Denver, CO
Sustainable Living Real Estate
Mitch Weiner - Fort Collins, CO
Sustainably Built
Adam Stenftenagel - Principal/Founder | HERS Rater - Boulder, CO
Third-Sun Solar
- Athens, OH
Tim Van Meter
Van Meter Williams Pollack Architects LLP - Partner, Architect/Urban Designer - Denver, CO
Windham Custom Homes, Inc.
Wayne W. Frelund - President/Owner - Fort Collins, CO
Green Point Raters / Energy Auditors
Colorado Home Efficiency Consultants
Greg Fossen - Owner - Thornton, CO
Confluence Architecture
- Carbondale, CO
Dennis Brachfeld
About Saving Heat Co. - Denver, CO
Denver Energy Challenge
- Denver, CO
Denver Furnace & AC
Alex Walter & Tim Stevens - Aurora, CO
E Light Electric
Perry Herrmann - President/CEO - Englewood, CO
Efficiency Works
CO
Energy Inspectors
- Las Vegas, NV
Energy Smart Boulder
- Boulder, CO
Frostbusters & Cooth Co.
Fritz Diether - Carbondale, CO
GreenSpot Real Estate
Melissa Baldridge and Tracye Herrington - Denver, CO
Habitation Solutions
Jeff von Breitenfeld - Centennial, CO
Home Performance Solutions, LLC
Michael Broussard - Westminster, CO
Kyle Callahan
Kyle Callahan and Associates Architecture - Principal Architect - Boulder, CO
Michael Kloefkorn
Van Meter Williams Pollack, LLP - Associate Architect, LEED AP Homes - Denver, CO
Mountain Parks Electric
- Granby, CO
PCD Engineering Services, Inc.
- Longmont, CO
Poudre Valley REA
- Ft. Collins, CO
Scott Home Inspection
George and Ann Scott - Owners - Berthoud, CO
Stellar Energy Contractors
Jerry Hughes - Wheat Ridge, CO
Sustainably Built
Adam Stenftenagel - Principal/Founder | HERS Rater - Boulder, CO
Xcel Energy Advising Service - Adams County
- Denver, CA

 Renewable - Alternative Energy

   
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Energy Efficient Mortgage (EEM) Lender Database

 

Cut Electricity Costs

This site offers advice on how to save money by saving energy. Learn proven tips that cost nothing to implement and require very little lifestyle change that have the potential of cutting your electric bill significantly. For the more energy conscious homeowner, there are discussions on more advanced topics like residential wind power, home solar energy, and low energy lighting. Be green and save green! Click here.

 

Residential Solar Panel Systems Complete Renewable Energy Solutions for Your Home
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Solar panels are the stars of the residential solar system, gleaming on the rooftop as they tell the world, or at least the neighborhood, that this homeowner cares enough about the environment to ease the household’s carbon footprint while smartly lowering electric bills. & ...

 

Finding the Right Solar Panel Installer
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Finding the right contractor is possibly the single most important part of a solar installation project. Homeowners choosing to go solar often are excited to start the process.

 

Why Renewable Energy?
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Clean energy sources like wind and solar can help us reduce climate change, but can harm wildlife and wildlands if not carefully located.

 

Hydrogen Energy
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Hydrogen can store energy until it's needed and move it to where it's needed.

 

Hydropower
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Moving water has energy.

 

Biomass Energy
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Biomass is anything that is, or once was, alive. Biomass is wood, plants, and garbage.

 

Geothermal Energy
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Geothermal energy is heat inside the Earth. Geothermal energy is renewable.

 

Wind Energy
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Wind is moving air. There will be wind as long as the sun shines.

 

Solar Energy
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Solar energy is light energy. Solar energy is renewable.

 

Why Is Solar Energy?
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Every day, the sun radiates an enormous amount of energy - called solar energy. It radiates more energy in one day than the world uses in one year.

 

Home Solar Panels: Pros, Cons, and Hidden Costs
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Once limited to consumers with deep pockets and strong environmentalist values, solar panels are less expensive than ever.

 

NREL: Dynamic Maps, GIS Data and Analysis Tools - Visualization & Geospatial Tools

National Renewable Energy Laboratory's (NREL) Geospatial Data Science Team have developed tools that allow users to determine things such as how much electricity can be produced from solar systems on a house or what renewable resources are available in a specific area. The most current list of available NREL's GIS tools for biomass, solar, geothermal, wind, transportation and hydrogen can be accessed here.

 

BioDiesel Retail Location Finder

Biodiesel is a clean-burning replacement for petroleum diesel that can be used in virtually any diesel engine without modification. Biodiesel is produced from a variety of domestically available, renewable sources including vegetable oil, biomass (such as wood chips) and animal fats. It acts like diesel fuel, but produces fewer harmful emissions, is biodegradable and nontoxic, and is safer to use the diesel fuel.
Find a biodiesel retail location in your area »

 

Barking Up the Wrong Tree? Forest Sustainability in the Wake of Emerging Bioenergy Policies
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Renewable energy policies generally have assumed that forests can provide a significant source of environmentally-friendly feedstocks for electricity, heat and power generation.

 

A Landowner’s Guide to Carbon Sequestration Credits

This guide offers a path for local landowners to earn additional income while helping diminish adverse effects of global climate change through implementation of carbon sequestration and other stackable incentives.

 

Show Renewable - Alternative Energy Organizations & Professionals (98)
There are 98 resources serving Front Range Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Renewable - Alternative Energy Organizations & Professionals serving Front Range Region
Alternative Energy
3FFICIENT Energy
- San Luis Rey, CA
Abraham Solar Equipment
Michael (Mick) Abraham - Pagosa Springs, CO
AC Solar
Laurie Campbell - President - Florence, CO
Advanced Energy Systems
Tim Olsen - Denver, CO
Aerofire Windpower
Victor Creazzi - President - Lafayette, CO
All Solar Electric
- Penrose, CO
AMERESCO Solar
- Aurora, CO
AMERESCO Solar
- Framingham, MA
American Resource & Energy
- Saint Paul, MN
American Solar Energy Society
- Boulder, CO
Better Buildings Colorado
Colorado Energy Office - Denver, CO
Cannon Solar & Wind, LLC
Patrick Cannon - Cottonwood, AZ
Capitol Solar Energy LLC
Bruce Padgett - Castle Rock, CO
Cianbro
- Pittsfield, ME
Colorado Geothermal Drilling
- Brighton, CO
Colorado Renewable Energy Society (CRES)
- Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Solar Energy
- Buena Vista, CO
ColoradoENERGY.org
Randy L. Martin - R. L. Martin & Associates, Inc. - Windsor, CO
Community Office for Resource Efficiency
Mona Newton - Executive Director - Aspen, CO
Confluence Energy, LLC
Mark Mathis - CEO & Founder - Kremmling, CO
Dasolar
Douglas ArrisonNV
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
DISGEN Development Services, LLC
Dale Osborn - President - Lakewood, CO
Dragonfly Electric LLC
Robert Dragonfly - Englewood, CO
E Light Electric
Perry Herrmann - President/CEO - Englewood, CO
Eastern Plains Wind Energy LLC
Rich Van Slyke - Principal - Bennett, CO
ElectraTherm
- Reno, NV
Farm Pilot Project Coordination, Inc.
- Tampa, FL
FDC Enterprises Grasslands Services
- New Albany, OH
Forest Resources Association Inc. - Western Region
Vickie Hoffart - FRA Region Manager - Kennewick, WA
Frostbusters & Cooth Co.
Fritz Diether - Carbondale, CO
FutureMetrics
- Bethel, ME
Green Power Co.
Bob Black - President - Ft. Collins, CO
Heatek Energy LLC
Evan Jones - Engineer - Auburn, ME
Helios
Spiro Mavromates - President - Gainesville, FL
Hydro Electric, LLC
Michael Carmien - Owner - Bellvue, CO
Innovative Energy
Eric J. Westerhoff P.E. - Owner and President - Breckenridge, CO
LetsGoSolar.com
Laura Brigham - Editor - San Francisco, CA
Living Solar
Ben Jason - Founder and President - Durango, CO
McDonald Solar and Wind
John McDonald - Colorado Springs, CO
Millennium Renewables
David Conrad - Pagosa Springs, CO
Mountain Power and Solar
Jeff Jones - President - Florissant, CO
Namaste Solar
- Boulder, CO
National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service
- Butte, MT
Next Generation Energy
- Lafayette, CO
Nicholas G. Muller
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Pika Energy
- Westbrook, ME
Platte River Ag Services, Inc.
Ron Zurlinden, P.E. - Owner - Golden, CO
Rocky Mountain Solar & Wind, Inc.
Lotus - President - Colorado Springs, CO
Simply Efficient, LLC
Daimon Vilppu - President - Lakewood, CO
Small Circle Energy LLC
Toby Childers - Manager - Loveland, CO
Smart Solar
- Libertyville, IL
Solar Mountain Energy
Mike Grabon - Divide, CO
Solar Panels Plus
- Chesapeake, VA
Solar Solutions Ltd.
- Silver Cliff, CO
Solarray, Inc.
Ray Walters - President - Denver, CO
Southpaw Electric Company
Trevor Parmenter - Erie, CO
Southwall Technologies Window Films
Jill Clardy - Director, Sales Operations & Customer Service - Chicago, IL
Stellar Energy Contractors
Jerry Hughes - Wheat Ridge, CO
Sustainable Strategies
- Saint Charles, IL
TBG Service Company, LLC Wind Energy Colorado
- Fort Lupton, CO
Tri-Lakes Building Co.
Gabriel Wilson - Palmer Lake, CO
Westervelt Renewable Energy
- Tuscaloosa, AL
ZeroBase Energy, LLC
- Ferndale, MI
Energy Assistance Programs
Colorado Energy Science Center
- Golden, CO
Community Office for Resource Efficiency
Mona Newton - Executive Director - Aspen, CO
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Energy Saving / Green Products
About Saving Heat
Dennis Brachfeld - founder - Denver, CO
AE Building Systems
Todd Collins - Owner - Golden, CO
AeroSeal of Colorado, LLC
- Denver, CO
Alpen High Performance Products
Brad Begin - CEO - Niwot, CO
Better Buildings Colorado
Colorado Energy Office - Denver, CO
boulder energy lnc.
Michael OBrien - Owner - Louisville, CO
Boulder ZED Design Build
Brian Hludzinski - President - Boulder, CO
BrightSense LLC
Hans Joachim Preiss - Boulder, CO
Caddis PC
Bryan Bowen - Boulder, CO
Center for ReSource Conservation
Neal Lurie - President - Boulder, CO
City of Fort Collins - Environmental Services Department
Lucinda Smith - Department Head - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Geothermal Drilling
- Brighton, CO
Colorado Solar Energy
- Buena Vista, CO
Colorado Solar Energy Industries Associaiton
- Denver, CO
Colorado’s Solar Energy Industries Association
Rebecca Cantwell - Executive Director - Boulder, CO
ColoradoENERGY.org
Randy L. Martin - R. L. Martin & Associates, Inc. - Windsor, CO
Confluence Energy, LLC
Mark Mathis - CEO & Founder - Kremmling, CO
Efficiency Renewal Corp.
Brennan Pralle - CEO - Golden, CO
Energy Environmental Corporation
Albert Wallace - President - Centennial, CO
Euroshield Recycled Rubber Roofing Products
Global Environmental Manufacturing (G.E.M.) Inc. - Calgary, AB
Gwenael Hagan
SolarGlass Window & Door - Owner - Boulder, CO
Lightly Treading
- Denver, CO
Margie McCulloch
Red Pepper Kitchen + Bath - Boulder, CO
Namaste Solar
- Boulder, CO
Natures Hardware LLC
- Beaverton, OR
Roof Check Inc.
Chris Cain - Longmont, CO
Southpaw Electric Company
Trevor Parmenter - Erie, CO
Stellar Energy Contractors
Jerry Hughes - Wheat Ridge, CO
Sustainable Flooring Inc.
Pete Nichols - Boulder, CO
Waste Management Specialists
BigBelly Solar Compacting Trash Receptacle
- Newton, MA
EarthCare Technologies Inc.
Phil Fredericks - Owner - West Fork, AR
 

 Local News Stories about Alternative Energy and Green Building Resources

Local Renewable - Alternative Energy News Items
Overnight Energy: Senate panel sets Pruitt hearing | Colorado joins California with tougher emissions rules | Court sides with Trump on coal leasing program
6/19/2018 10:43:43 PM
… , @thehill.   COLORADO JOINS CALIFORNIA IN ADOPTING STRICTER CAR EMISSION STANDARD:  Colorado announced … tax reform on the energy sector and energy consumers.   OUTSIDE THE BELTWAY … Senate panel in August - Colorado joins states adopting stricter vehicle …

Colorado Petroleum Council Hosts “Pride in Energy!” Event in Denver to Discuss the LGBTQ Community and Colorado’s Oil and Natural Gas Industry
6/18/2018 3:04:59 PM
The Energy API Logo The DGLCC logoMichelle Lyng Colorado Petroleum Council Executive … we have here in Colorado ,” said One Colorado Executive Director Daniel Ramos … just in Colorado , but around the country, regarding how the energy industry … of Commerce, and One Colorado . The Colorado Petroleum Council is a division …

GCL New Energy Signs PPA for 110MW Solar Project In Colorado
6/14/2018 5:36:43 AM
… Pioneer 110MW greenfield project in Colorado . The Pioneer 110MW project is … 35 miles east of Denver, Colorado where the land is flat … New Energy , Inc. GCL New Energy , Inc. is the wholly-owned international renewable energy IPP subsidiary of GCL New Energy Holdings Ltd …

Xcel Energy plans 1.8GW renewables in Colorado
6/8/2018 7:57:42 AM
… facilities. If approved by the Colorado Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), Xcel … % of its energy from renewables. Alice Jackson, president of Xcel Energy Colorado , said … , stimulates economic development in rural Colorado , and substantially reduces greenhouse gas …

The Home Front: Xcel ‘intends to shift its power production into renewable energy and away from traditional carbon sources’
6/7/2018 10:29:40 PM
… Xcel Energy ’s latest plan for electric production in Colorado calls for … . Alice Jackson, president of Xcel Energy Colorado , said in a statement: ‘Our … , stimulates economic development in rural Colorado and substantially reduces greenhouse gas … was euthanized Tuesday evening by Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers,” reports …

Major Colorado energy driller closes natural gas system
5/31/2018 7:37:57 PM
DENVER (AP) — The largest energy driller in Colorado is closing a natural … as Third Creek in northern Colorado . The system carries gas from …

Colorado Petroleum Council applauds Senate decision to deny passage of bills weakening Colorado’s energy leadership
5/5/2018 7:15:47 PM
…  – Today, the Colorado Petroleum Council welcomed activity by the Colorado State Senate … and oil in Colorado , jobs and the economy. “ Colorado ’s existing regulations … is taking place within Colorado ’s communities.” The Colorado Petroleum Council is … most of the nation’s energy . The industry supports 10.3 …

Xcel Energy set to use drone technology to survey transmission lines in Colorado
4/20/2018 5:03:41 AM
… lines near Denver, Colorado . The approval makes Xcel Energy the first utility … . Xcel Energy chairman, president and CEO Ben Fowke said: “Xcel Energy is … UNMANNED, and Altus Intelligence. Xcel Energy , upon completion of transmission inspections … ensure the energy system safety and reliability. Image: Xcel Energy will use …

Xcel Energy names Alice Jackson to lead Colorado operation
4/18/2018 9:54:21 PM
… Energy (Nasdaq: XEL) has named a new leader for its Colorado operation … position of president of Xcel Energy — Colorado , effective May 7. She replaces … , president and CEO of Xcel Energy , said in a prepared statement … transition to an even cleaner energy future.”

Weeks after Boulder taps new energy director, Xcel Energy announces new Colorado president
4/17/2018 7:24:20 PM
… a municipal electric utility, Xcel Energy , the incumbent utility Boulder is … Xcel Energy , has been promoted to president of Xcel's Colorado … states. Boulder's current energy director, Heather Bailey, will leave …

Colorado’s Solar Energy Jobs Increased by 13% in 2017
3/14/2018 4:30:24 PM
… southardsolar@aol.com 303-587-5254 Colorado ’s Solar Energy Jobs Increased by 13 … energy installation and construction companies in the state of Colorado , Southard Solar Energy … Solar Energy & Construction: Southard Solar Energy & Construction has been serving Colorado …

Profile Letters, March 2018: Protect public lands and establish energy security
3/1/2018 10:27:16 PM
… ,445 acres of wildlife in Colorado . Our public lands are being … to damage the renewable energy market and limit energy growth from solar … conserve our natural spaces in Colorado and throughout the country. Protecting … to advance. — Erik Clarke, Denver, Colorado

Colorado’s head oil-and-gas regulator leaves for private energy consulting gig
2/20/2018 8:07:43 PM
… energy companies, state officials announced Tuesday. Matt Lepore, director of the Colorado … . Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, which is now before the Colorado … assistant director for energy and minerals at the Colorado Department of Natural …

Colorado’s top oil, gas regulator becoming energy consultant
2/20/2018 6:34:55 PM
… contentious because fast-growing cities in Colorado ’s Front Range urban corridor … written statement. “Under his leadership, Colorado developed regulations that have been … assistant director for energy and minerals at the Colorado Department of Natural …

Colorado’s top oil, gas regulator joining energy consultancy
2/20/2018 12:52:18 PM
DENVER (AP) — Colorado ’s top oil and gas … for Adamantine Energy , a Denver consulting group that works with energy companies … Colorado Oil and Gas Association, a major industry lobbying group in Colorado … assistant director for energy and minerals at the Colorado Department of Natural …

Renowned Clean-Energy Leader and Former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter, Jr., to Speak at Environmental Leader & Energy Manager Conference
2/7/2018 5:42:07 PM
… national clean-energy leader and former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter, Jr., will … Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado State University, Governor Ritter … enterprise-wide sustainability goals, and reaching energy management targets. Significant savings on …

LSMSA students take renewable energy and conservation tour in Colorado
2/7/2018 5:36:07 PM
… Arts recently completed a six-day Colorado trip as a part of … energy and conservation tour and included visits to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden and the Colorado School of …

Colorado Governor Comes to Conference to Contemplate Clean Energy Economy
2/7/2018 5:03:28 PM
… Center for the New Energy Economy (CNEE) at Colorado State University, for … to a clean energy economy. Ritter was elected as Colorado ’s 41st … established Colorado as a national and international leader in clean energy by … & Energy Manager Conference (ELEMCON) is also held in Colorado (Denver, May …

At Colorado utilities hearing, an overwhelming plea for renewable energy
2/2/2018 7:28:42 PM
… dozen other parties including the Colorado Energy Office, Western Resource Advocates and … Clanahan. Xcel predicts that the Colorado Energy Plan could reduce its carbon … the Colorado Energy Plan here. Photo by Kelsey Ray for The Colorado Independent …

Eco-Stim Energy Solutions to Participate in Credit Suisse 23rd Annual Energy Summit to be held in Vail, Colorado February 11-15, 2018
2/1/2018 5:40:39 PM
… , 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Eco-Stim Energy Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: ESES) (“EcoStim … the 23rd Annual Credit Suisse Energy Summit to be held on … thru 15th, 2018 in Vail, Colorado at the Hotel Talisa. Management …

Colorado Energy Office revamp clears first hurdle
1/19/2018 11:35:07 PM
… to promote Colorado ’s energy sector by making changes to the Colorado Energy Office … One Colorado . Last year, the bill to reauthorize funding for the Colorado Energy Office became the platform for a debate over energy policy …

Colorado Energy Plan would be huge for the Eastern Plains
1/19/2018 3:40:02 PM
… everyone knows eastern Colorado is perfect, namely new energy produced from the … the Pro-15 study, renewable energy facilities in eastern Colorado provided about $7 … for producing new energy from wind and solar. The Colorado Energy Plan, as … giving it away. Xcel’s Colorado Energy Plan seeks to take advantage …

Xcel Energy receives shockingly low bids for Colorado electricity from renewable sources
1/17/2018 10:12:06 AM
Colorado’s mile-high cost of living is emerging as a key issue for lawmakers in the 2018 legislative session — but so far, the two parties are prescribing vastly different remedies. To Democrats, government should be doing more to alleviate the …

Xcel Energy receives shockingly low bids for Colorado electricity from renewable sources
1/16/2018 10:44:45 PM
… solar and wind options with energy storage priced below what coal-generated … ," said Erin Overturf, chief energy counsel for Western Resource Advocates … plan estimated Xcel's Colorado customers would save $175 million … made for the Colorado Public Utilities Commission accepting the Colorado Energy Plan when …

Could Colorado’s green energy debate go big in 2018?
1/15/2018 12:07:14 AM
DENVER — Douglas Bruce, the former Colorado state representative and anti-tax crusader who served prison time for tax evasion and violating probation, has lost a request to appeal those convictions. Colorado Politics reports that a two-judge panel of the …

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Green Building News Items
Solar-powered mountain home is a sustainable prototype for Aspen development - Inhabitat
6/22/2018 2:30:39 PM
Solar-powered mountain home is a sustainable prototype for Aspen development Inhabitat Like in many places across the U.S., the real estate market is booming in Aspen, Colorado . And, as companies move in to replenish the dwindling housing inventory, one real estate developer hopes to provide a more sustainable alternative to the ...

Depending How You Look At It, Denver Green Roof Changes Are Simpler Or More Complex - Colorado Public Radio
6/13/2018 2:53:32 PM
Colorado Public Radio Depending How You Look At It, Denver Green Roof Changes Are Simpler Or More Complex Colorado Public Radio Task force members like Andy Creath of Green Roofs Colorado have been charged with walking a tightrope between giving more options to building owners and not over-complicating the program with too many choices. “We want to get these benefits for the ...

CO Health Foundation Nabs Both LEED and WELL Gold for Construction & Design - Environmental Leader
6/12/2018 4:43:59 PM
Environmental Leader CO Health Foundation Nabs Both LEED and WELL Gold for Construction & Design Environmental Leader The Colorado Health Foundation's new headquarters in Denver is the first in the US to receive both the LEED v4 Gold Certification and WELL Gold Certification for design and construction, according to Saunders Construction. The three-story building ... and more »

Fulton Market district building would employ rarely used green building standard - Chicago Tribune
6/11/2018 7:01:16 AM
Chicago Tribune Fulton Market district building would employ rarely used green building standard Chicago Tribune Passive House buildings are relatively common in Europe, but they're just gaining a foothold in the United States, where there is currently just one Passive House office building — a much smaller Rocky Mountain Institute building in Colorado ...

Upcoming Event: Colorado Climate Action Plan and Next Steps with Governor John Hickenlooper - PR Newswire (press release)
6/7/2018 9:00:59 AM
Upcoming Event: Colorado Climate Action Plan and Next Steps with Governor John Hickenlooper PR Newswire (press release) The Alliance Center serves as a model for innovative green building practices, collaborative working techniques, and engaging educational programming—all designed to scale up the sustainability movement. Together with their tenants, supporters, and ... and more »

Pikes Peak Facilities Upgrade Has Begun - Facility Executive Magazine
6/6/2018 10:59:48 AM
Facility Executive Magazine Pikes Peak Facilities Upgrade Has Begun Facility Executive Magazine RTA Architects of Colorado Springs and GWWO Architects of Baltimore, a nationally-recognized expert in designing national park visitor centers, partnered on the design, which aims to achieve LEED Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building ... and more »

Why You Need to Consider Green Technology - Campus Rec Magazine (press release) (blog)
5/31/2018 2:12:30 PM
Campus Rec Magazine (press release) (blog) Why You Need to Consider Green Technology Campus Rec Magazine (press release) (blog) He broke down some of the best practices and latest trends for green building and energy management. He mapped out a plan ... While it varies from state to state, he shared Colorado offers benefits in the form of grants, rebates, loans, etc. Plus, it ...

Expect buildings' Energy Star scores to drop this summer - Colorado Real Estate Journal
5/25/2018 11:36:51 AM
Colorado Real Estate Journal Expect buildings' Energy Star scores to drop this summer Colorado Real Estate Journal The U.S. Green Building Council uses its own metrics to assign scores in that platform. For ownership groups, this likely will affect the number of Energy Star buildings for Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark portfolio reporting in 2019 (those ...

Renewable - Alternative Energy News Items
Poudre Valley Electric and Xcel Energy Colorado President win national awards from Smart Electric Power Alliance - Clean Cooperative
6/12/2018 3:52:15 PM
Clean Cooperative Poudre Valley Electric and Xcel Energy Colorado President win national awards from Smart Electric Power Alliance Clean Cooperative Efforts by two Colorado utilities to expand access to renewable energy were recognized this week with national awards from the Smart Electric Power Alliance. Xcel Energy Colorado President Alice Jackson was named “ Power Player of the Year” for her role ...

Colorado's biggest utility dumps coal, replaces it with renewable energy - Red, Green, and Blue
6/10/2018 10:20:10 PM
Red, Green, and Blue Colorado's biggest utility dumps coal, replaces it with renewable energy Red, Green, and Blue This week Colorado's biggest utility, Xcel Energy , filed a plan to accelerate by a decade the closure of two coal units at its Comanche plant near Pueblo, and to replace that power with the biggest package of clean energy ever proposed in the U.S. for ... and more »

Women look to close renewable energy's employment gender gap - Energy News Network
6/5/2018 6:04:34 AM
Energy News Network Women look to close renewable energy's employment gender gap Energy News Network Fischer was among the Rudd Mayer fellows (named for a Colorado sustainability campaigner who passed away suddenly in 2002) who are considering a range of policy and other jobs in renewable energy . WRISE's Wind at Our Backs scholars, meanwhile, are ...

CSU ends search for 100% renewable electricity projects without picking a winner - The Coloradoan
6/1/2018 5:54:40 PM
The Coloradoan CSU ends search for 100% renewable electricity projects without picking a winner The Coloradoan Colorado State University won't move forward with any of about 75 proposed projects to power the school by 100 percent renewable electricity. It's not because there was no winner in the lot, and it doesn't mean the university is abandoning its goal of ...

Boosting Distributed Solar, Distributed Clean Energy Investment among Institutional Real Estate Investors - Solar Magazine
5/28/2018 5:44:49 AM
Solar Magazine Boosting Distributed Solar , Distributed Clean Energy Investment among Institutional Real Estate Investors Solar Magazine Via a third new project, LBA Realty expects to save more than $1.9 million over the next 10 years as a result of installing BESS and carrying out LED retrofits in eight of its office and industrial properties in Arizona, California, Colorado and Nevada ...