Alternative Energy and Green Building Resources in San Luis Valley Region

 Energy Best Management Practices

   
Articles on Energy Best Management Practices
pdf 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.

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.

pdf 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.

pdf 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.

pdf 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: 

pdf 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.

pdf 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

   
Articles on Green Building
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.

Green Building Organizations & Professionals
There are 98 resources serving San Luis Valley Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Green Building Organizations & Professionals serving San Luis Valley 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
Catherine Rahn Architecture, AIA
- Boulder, CO
Chris Weber
Architects West - Winter Park, 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
Gettliffe Architecture
Dominique Gettliffe, AIA - Founder - Boulder, CO
Habitation Solutions
Jeff von Breitenfeld - Centennial, 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
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
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
Built Green Colorado
Kim Calomino - Denver, CO
ColoradoENERGY.org
Randy L. Martin - R. L. Martin & Associates, Inc. - Windsor, CO
Confluence Architecture
- Carbondale, 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
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
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
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
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 Furnace & AC
Alex Walter & Tim Stevens - Aurora, CO
E Light Electric
Perry Herrmann - President/CEO - Englewood, CO
Energy Inspectors
- Las Vegas, NV
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
PCD Engineering Services, Inc.
- Longmont, 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

 Renewable - Alternative Energy

   
Articles on Renewable - Alternative Energy
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.

pdf 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.

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

pdf Hydropower
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Moving water has energy.

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

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

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

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

pdf 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.

Find Biodiesel In Your Area
National Biodiesel Board Member Plant Maps

This map represents the physical locations where our members plants are located. Contact our member plants for service areas or product availability.

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 »

pdf 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.

pdf 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.

Renewable - Alternative Energy Organizations & Professionals
There are 84 resources serving San Luis Valley Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Renewable - Alternative Energy Organizations & Professionals serving San Luis Valley 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
Helios
Spiro Mavromates - President - Gainesville, FL
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
Megan Kram
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Public Lands Program ManagerCO
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
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
AeroSeal of Colorado, LLC
- Denver, CO
Better Buildings Colorado
Colorado Energy Office - Denver, 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
Euroshield Recycled Rubber Roofing Products
Global Environmental Manufacturing (G.E.M.) Inc. - Calgary, AB
Gwenael Hagan
SolarGlass Window & Door - Owner - Boulder, 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
Xcel Energy Workers From Colorado Head To Florida
9/12/2017 5:53:41 AM
… peninsula. Several dozen Xcel Energy workers from Colorado are on their way … Mark Stutz, spokesman for Xcel Energy in Colorado . The team of 70 … . Another 200 Xcel contractors in Colorado are being added to that …

David Eves: Colorado Energy Plan moves state forward
9/9/2017 11:54:01 PM
… Colorado communities that are setting similar aspirations. Under our recently announced Colorado Energy Plan, Xcel Energy 's electricity supply … , affordable and clean energy future. David Eves is president, Xcel Energy - Colorado .

New Leader Named for Black Hills Energy’s Colorado Electric Operations
9/6/2017 3:21:03 PM
… company's Colorado electric operations. Black Hills Energy serves 95,000 electric customers in 21 Southern Colorado communities … experience will help our Southern Colorado team continue their commitment to … in Pueblo, Black Hills Energy 's Colorado electric headquarters. Tags:news

Xcel Energy Files "Colorado Energy Plan" to Accelerate New Renewable Generation
9/1/2017 1:31:02 PM
… Colorado Energy Office (CEO); the City of Boulder; Climax Molybdenum Company; the Colorado Energy Consumers Group (CEC); the Colorado Independent Energy Association (CIEA); the Colorado Solar Energy Industries … ). The Colorado Independent Energy Association (CIEA) attorney stated, "The Colorado Energy Plan is …

SEPA Report Captures Compelling Voices of 2016 Colorado Energy Settlement
8/31/2017 3:45:28 PM
… ; • Rebecca Cantwell of the Colorado Solar Energy Industries Association, on lessons learned … and Lindsey Stegall of the Colorado Energy Office also brought their differing … experience as Director of the Colorado Energy Office from 2011 to 2012 … evolution." Voices From Colorado 's Global Energy Settlement: 26 Intervenors …

Law Week Colorado Interviews Andy Spielman on Energy and Natural Resource Law
8/31/2017 1:17:53 PM
Law Week Colorado Reporter Julia Cardi recently speaks … of energy and natural resource law practices and practitioners in Colorado . … is the hub of exceptional energy and natural resources practices and … legal issues in the energy space in Colorado , but we're …

The Home Front: Colorado’s Xcel energy company plans to retire a coal plant operation early
8/30/2017 2:00:33 PM
… . “The Wilderness Society, Conservation Colorado and Western Colorado Congress say oil and … used for producing clean, renewable energy — a point disputed by the … four leaders of Colorado State University, University of Northern Colorado , Front Range …

Xcel Energy to retire 660MW coal-fired power units in Colorado
8/30/2017 12:02:36 PM
… capacity of 660MW in Pueblo, Colorado . The coal-fired plants are part … the Colorado Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to approve a plan dubbed Colorado Energy … .5bn investment in clean energy in rural Colorado . Xcel Energy – Colorado president David Eves …

8/29/2017 54th Annual Colorado’s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Junior Livestock Sale Honors Colorado’s 4-H & FFA Youth
8/29/2017 11:58:28 PM
… Annual Colorado 's Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Junior Livestock Sale Honors Colorado … ;s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Junior Livestock Sale at the Colorado State Fair … become.' The Colorado 's Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Junior Livestock Sale …

Xcel Energy, Other Groups Unveil Colorado Energy Plan
8/29/2017 4:57:08 PM
… Colorado Energy Consumers Group (CEC); the Colorado Independent Energy Association (CIEA); the Colorado Solar Energy Industries … energy future.” “The Colorado Independent Energy Association (CIEA) supports bringing forward a Colorado Energy Plan …

Goldcorp takes 14.25% stake in Colorado Resources
8/23/2017 11:13:02 PM
Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG) has found a foothold in northwestern B.C.’s historic Golden Triangle region with a plan to inject $7.2 million into Colorado Resources (TSXV: CXO) to gain exposure to the junior’s 305 sq. km KSP gold-copper property.... You …

Goldcorp to pay $7.3M for stake in Colorado Resources
8/23/2017 4:35:07 PM
VANCOUVER — Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG) is finding a foothold in northwestern B.C.’s historic Golden Triangle region with a plan to inject $7.3 million into Colorado Resources (TSXV: CXO) for exposure to the junior’s 305 sq. km KSP gold-copper... You have …

Boulder Business Improves Energy Efficiency Through Colorado...
8/18/2017 10:08:39 PM
… financing through the Colorado commercial property assessed clean energy program (C-PACE). The … administers Colorado ’s C-PACE program on behalf of the Colorado New Energy Improvement … their energy efficiency projects.” About Colorado C-PACE Colorado C-PACE provides financing for energy and …

Colorado Rural Water Energy Assessment Leads to Energy Efficiency Upgrades
8/8/2017 1:00:15 PM
… An energy assessment for the May Valley Water District led to energy … identified the opportunity to lower energy consumption by resizing and upgrading … ; said Joe Kleffner, a Colorado Rural Water Association Energy Program Technician. … motor, which would further increase energy savings. VFDs improve efficiency by …

Can Colorado convert to 100 percent renewable energy by 2040? (3 letters)
7/22/2017 7:23:48 PM
… renewable energy — by 2040. Re: “Can Colorado really achieve 100 percent green energy … painting two Colorado congressional candidates as too optimistic about green energy , is … the prospect of Colorado achieving 100 percent green energy by 2040, I …

Northern Colorado energy sector addresses earthquakes, accidents
7/20/2017 2:50:13 PM
… recent oil-and-gas accidents in Northern Colorado , as well as human-caused earthquakes … near active faults altogether. Northern Colorado ’s recent energy-industry accidents have … in Colorado , noted that 38 rule changes have been implemented in Colorado over the past 20 years, with more being considered. For energy …

Energy showdown coming in Colorado governor race
7/19/2017 10:49:24 AM
… Lefebvre ENERGY SHOWDOWN SHAPING UP IN COLORADO : A win by Democrats in Colorado … more than $80 million into Colorado politics in the last four … Colorado , said. Story Continued Below Polis isn’t that different on energy … the energy industry. And one Democrat who has worked on Colorado energy issues …

New hydroelectric plant would supply renewable energy to Fort Carson through Colorado Springs Utilities
7/18/2017 9:04:56 PM
… becoming more environmentally friendly. The Colorado Springs Utilities board will consider … buying it from the Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District, which would … , Fort Carson bought renewable wind energy through Utilities under short-term contracts …

4 Ways Colorado Is Expediting Renewable Energy
7/17/2017 9:13:14 PM
… of work transitioning to clean energy . Colorado is a case in point … state toward a new clean energy economy. Colorado has long been a … are poised to accelerate Colorado 's clean energy transition: 1. Wind … recent good news from Colorado indicates that clean energy will continue to …

Colorado Sets Concrete Climate Pollution Reduction Goals, Charts Path for Clean Energy
7/11/2017 7:37:39 PM
… energy and less air pollution that will protect the health of Colorado … the Colorado way.' Governor Hickenlooper also announced today that Colorado will … incorporate Colorado 's important climate pollution reduction goals into the Colorado …

Kona Gold Solutions, Inc. (KGKG: OTC Pink Current) | Kona Gold Solutions, Inc. Enters Colorado Market with Hemp Energy Drinks
7/3/2017 10:41:45 AM
… is entering the Colorado market with their popular hemp energy drinks.  The … well-connected sales representative in Denver, Colorado . Kona Gold has created a … that we are entering the Colorado market, where we have a … a premium Hemp Infused Energy Drink line, Energy shots, and Apparel; please …

Tallgrass Energy Announces Plans For New Terminal In Key Colorado Oil Complex; Terminal To Interconnect With The Saddle Butte Oil Gathering System
7/3/2017 9:54:05 AM
… existing Buckingham Terminal and Northeast Colorado Lateral, give Pony Express and … 17, 2017. About Tallgrass Energy Tallgrass Energy is a family of companies … partnerships Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: TEP) and Tallgrass Energy GP, LP … , Tallgrass is a growth-oriented midstream energy operator with transportation, storage, terminal …

Kona Gold Solutions, Inc. Enters Colorado Market with Hemp Energy Drinks
7/3/2017 8:45:00 AM
… is entering the Colorado market with their popular hemp energy drinks.  The … well-connected sales representative in Denver, Colorado . Kona Gold has created a … that we are entering the Colorado market, where we have a … a premium Hemp Infused Energy Drink line, Energy shots, and Apparel; please …

Colorado shares, weighted by energy stocks, downtrodden in an up quarter for U.S. stocks
6/30/2017 9:28:23 PM
… solid gains. But the Bloomberg Colorado index, a basket of 70 … that track energy and telecommunications — important sectors in Colorado ’s mix of … producers SM Energy Corp., down 31.2 percent, PDC Energy , down 30 …

Corporate News Blog – Noble Midstream Acquires Additional Interest in Colorado River DevCo and Blanco River DevCo from Noble Energy
6/23/2017 7:40:16 PM
… Noble Energy , Inc. (NYSE: NBL) to acquire additional interest in Colorado River … 2017. Colorado River DevCo includes gathering systems across Noble Energy 's … Noble Energy , Inc. (NYSE: NBL) to acquire additional interest in Colorado River … 2017. Colorado River DevCo includes gathering systems across Noble Energy 's …

 Google News about Alternative Energy and Green Building Resources

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Green Building News Items
The capital stack: PACE finance vs. mezzanine debt - Colorado Real Estate Journal
9/18/2017 9:14:49 AM
The capital stack: PACE finance vs. mezzanine debt Colorado Real Estate Journal As an article in the July 5 Colorado Real Estate Journal stated, “mezzanine debt (is) taking a more prominent role within (the capital) stack” in Denver and nationally. Mezzanine debt can be challenging to generalize, given the many types of providers ... and more »

A Climate Change Solution All Around Us: Net Zero Carbon Buildings - Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)
9/8/2017 5:00:31 AM
Triple Pundit (registration) (blog) A Climate Change Solution All Around Us: Net Zero Carbon Buildings Triple Pundit (registration) (blog) And in the National Renewable Energy Lab in Colorado , 92 percent of the building is naturally daylit, and it produces more energy than it consumes. According to a report commissioned by the US Green Building Council, green construction in the US is ...

Colorado College's new library skipped a LEED certification, with reason - Colorado Springs Independent
9/6/2017 3:27:38 AM
Colorado Springs Independent Colorado College's new library skipped a LEED certification, with reason Colorado Springs Independent That's more than enough greening to meet requirements of the U.S. Green Building Council Inc. (GBCI) for a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification. The distinguished certification provides a third-party verification and a ...

Analysis identifies how commercial customers might benefit from battery energy storage - Proud Green Building (press release) (registration) (blog)
8/31/2017 2:03:50 PM
Analysis identifies how commercial customers might benefit from battery energy storage Proud Green Building (press release) (registration) (blog) ... the of the country's highest demand charges—and therefore potentially viable market environments for utilizing energy storage to reduce peak demand—were found in states not typically known for having high electricity prices, such as Colorado ...

Colo. college's library modernized with high-tech, energy-efficient attributes - Proud Green Building (press release) (registration) (blog)
8/29/2017 6:00:27 AM
Proud Green Building (press release) (registration) (blog) Colo. college's library modernized with high-tech, energy-efficient attributes Proud Green Building (press release) (registration) (blog) "I like to do all of my work outside of where I live, so having it back open is nice," Meraz told the Colorado College Gazette. "It looks incredible. Honestly, it's kind of overwhelming." The completely " green" building has been expanded by 25,000 ... and more »

200000 bees on Pasadena office rooftop help species survive - Proud Green Building (press release) (registration) (blog)
8/29/2017 12:04:19 AM
Proud Green Building (press release) (registration) (blog) 200000 bees on Pasadena office rooftop help species survive Proud Green Building (press release) (registration) (blog) The “business” consists of four active beehives stacked neatly in twos near the east end of the roof at 1055 E. Colorado Blvd. in Pasadena. The hives are maintained by Best Bees, a Boston-based company that delivers, installs and manages beehives ... and more »

Fēnix Energy Shares Insights on Thermal Energy at US Green Building Council's Regenerative Development Forum - Digital Journal
8/25/2017 10:34:08 AM
Fēnix Energy Shares Insights on Thermal Energy at US Green Building Council's Regenerative Development Forum Digital Journal ... Project Manager, Fēnix Energy joined key environmental design, engineering and utility players, such as Veolia North America and DLR Group to speak at the Commercial Real Estate forum hosted by the US Green Building Council in Denver, Colorado .

Renewable - Alternative Energy News Items
Floating solar panels may soon appear on bodies of water near you - Blasting News
7/7/2016 3:55:03 PM
Floating solar panels may soon appear on bodies of water near you Blasting News Now a proposal published in Environment 360 suggests that “floatovoltaic” platforms could be deployed in depleted reservoirs in the American southwest, such as Lake Meade and Lake Powell along the Colorado River. Such stations would not only generate a ...

'Green power' politics: Obama tightens screws on oil, gas - Watchdog.org
4/13/2016 6:15:05 AM
Watchdog.org 'Green power' politics: Obama tightens screws on oil, gas Watchdog.org Colorado groups beat the drum for federal tax reform - Watchdog.org. Undo. Kiwi Report · Monica Lewinsky's Net Worth Doesn't Make Any SenseKiwi Report. Undo. Colorado in focus: ... Transitioning our energy economy towards renewable, alternative energy ... and more »