Alternative Energy and Green Building Resources in Eastern Plains Region

 Energy Best Management Practices

   
Show Articles on Energy Best Management Practices (13)
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
By:

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
By:

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
By:

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
By:

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
By:

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
By:

Simple and inexpensive actions can help you save energy and money during the cool fall and winter months.

 

Energy Saver 101 Infographic: Home Cooling
By:

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
By:

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
By:

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
By:

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
By:

This EPA factsheet gives information on trends in use of these manure management systems in the U.S.

 

Farmers’ Guide to Wind Energy
By:

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

 

 Green Building

   
Show Articles on Green Building (8)
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
By:

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
By:

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
By:

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)
By:

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
By:

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 (100)
There are 100 resources serving Eastern Plains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Green Building Organizations & Professionals serving Eastern Plains 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
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
Energy Smart Colorado
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
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

   
Show Articles on Renewable - Alternative Energy (17)
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
By:

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
By:

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?
By:

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
By:

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

 

Hydropower
By:

Moving water has energy.

 

Biomass Energy
By:

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

 

Geothermal Energy
By:

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

 

Wind Energy
By:

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

 

Solar Energy
By:

Solar energy is light energy. Solar energy is renewable.

 

Why Is Solar Energy?
By:

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
By:

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
By:

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 (84)
There are 84 resources serving Eastern Plains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Renewable - Alternative Energy Organizations & Professionals serving Eastern Plains 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
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
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
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
Colorado Energy Office helps launch “green bank” to spur clean-energy investments
12/11/2018 9:05:21 PM
The Colorado Energy Office is helping launch a “ … clean- energy projects. The energy office has formed the nonprofit Colorado Clean Energy Fund … to the Colorado Energy Office. Investments raised through the Colorado Clean Energy Fund could …

Nest partners with Colorado Energy Office on smart thermostat pilot
11/29/2018 4:55:34 PM
… Google, partnered with the Colorado Energy Office on a pilot … the company partnered with the Colorado Energy Office, which launched a … capabilities. Manzik said the Colorado Energy Office is working on … was done with the Colorado Energy Office, Manzik said Nest …

CU, Colorado School of Mines secure advanced-energy grants
11/19/2018 11:16:14 AM
… . Department of Energy ’s Advanced Research Projects Agency- Energy . The Colorado School of … get, store, and use energy .” “The Colorado School of Mines and the … promise of clean energy , I’ll work to ensure Colorado remains a …

Vote Tests Future Of Responsible Energy Development In Colorado
11/7/2018 10:13:12 AM
… percent over the existing requirement: Colorado Petroleum Council Executive Director Tracee …  stifle hundreds of thousands of Colorado jobsdirectly and indirectly supported by … vote in Colorado is about whether safe and responsible energy development can …

Energy industry triumphs in Washington, Colorado, but gas tax
11/7/2018 9:42:55 AM
… Zalubowski, Associated Press Energy industry triumphs in Washington, Colorado , but gas tax … stands in California Two energy -related … the Washington and Colorado propositions. Some claimed the Colorado measure would …

Colorado receives $112.5 million in 2018 energy revenues
11/6/2018 6:14:26 PM
… to Colorado during the 2018 fiscal year, the latest revenues from energy … — $20.5 million for Colorado — was attributed in part to … natural gas were produced in Colorado . More than 12.6 … federal waters off their shores. Colorado ranked third among the states …

Overnight Energy: DOJ investigating Interior chief | Airline vows to switch to electric by 2030 | Greens back Colorado gov candidate with six-figure buy
11/1/2018 1:26:46 PM
…   SIERRA CLUB BACKS COLORADO DEM GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE WITH SIX … in Colorado governor's race Five energy and … environment ballot questions to watch MORE (D) in his Colorado … energy and protecting public lands, and argue that " Colorado …

Can Colorado get to 100 percent renewable energy? It’s complicated, utilities say
10/29/2018 9:02:51 PM
… Colorado ’s gubernatorial candidates promoting 100 percent renewable energy … executive director of the Colorado Rural Electric Association, … Jackson, president of Xcel Energy-Colorado . One of the … Xcel’s recently approved Colorado Energy Plan that will phase …

Colorado Capital Management, Inc. Buys Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF, Energy Transfer LP, iShares U.S. Healthcare, Sells Amazon.com Inc, iShares Russell 3000, Williams Partners LP
10/22/2018 8:36:33 PM
… Colorado Capital Management, Inc. buys Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF, Energy … 10.75% New Purchase: Energy Transfer LP (ET) Colorado Capital Management, Inc … . initiated holding in Energy Transfer LP …

Economy, energy and Trump dominate Colorado governor's...
10/11/2018 4:16:19 PM
… October 2018 DENVER (AP) - Colorado Democratic U.S. Rep. Jared … green energy standards will jeopardize the state's strong economy. Colorado …

Economy, energy and Trump dominate Colorado governor’s race
10/11/2018 3:33:50 PM
DENVER (AP) — Colorado Democratic U.S. Rep. Jared … . His Republican opponent,… DENVER (AP) — Colorado Democratic U.S. Rep. Jared … green energy standards will jeopardize the state’s strong economy. Colorado hasn …

Colorado gubernatorial candidates Walker Stapleton and Jared Polis clash over abortion, transportation, energy in first debate
10/5/2018 11:55:57 PM
… deciding that for women of Colorado .” Polis did not say … the state toward more renewable energy is starkly contrasted with … in Colorado ,” Stapleton said. Later in the debate, Polis said, “Renewable energy … 7 p.m., Saturday at Colorado Mesa University. It will …

Greenbelt and Biofuels & Energy Execute Contract for Colorado Project
9/27/2018 11:00:59 PM
… Resources Corporation and Biofuels & Energy executed a contract for engineering … located in San Luis Valley, Colorado . Greenbelt will provide engineering consulting …

Greenbelt Resources and Biofuels & Energy Execute Contract for Colorado Project Engineering Services
9/27/2018 9:38:35 AM
… the Company) and Biofuels & Energy (B&E) have announced … located in San Luis Valley, Colorado announced earlier this year. Greenbelt … automated, modular, small scale sustainable energy production systems, products and processes …

Former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter Continues To Influence Clean Energy
9/24/2018 11:08:55 AM
… our ability to utilize Colorado 's energy resources in a more … research universities. I funded the Colorado Energy Research Collaboratory, which my predecessor … the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, The University of Colorado , The Colorado School of …

Dumb Energy Advances in Colorado
9/24/2018 5:12:32 AM
… released what it calls the Colorado Energy Plan. The plan proposes building … .com. Xcel Energy is the dominant electric utility in Colorado . In cooperation … released what it calls the Colorado Energy Plan. The plan proposes building …

Colorado Springs Utilities increases commitment to renewable energy with solar purchase agreement
9/20/2018 7:31:25 AM
Colorado Springs Utilities will generate more … after 150 megawatts of renewable energy are added to its portfolio … John Romero, general manager of energy acquisition engineering and planning. The … produce a fifth of its energy through renewable means at no …

Xcel Energy opens wind farm on Colorado’s Eastern Plains
9/19/2018 5:08:56 PM
… over 300,000 homes. Xcel Energy Colorado ’s Rush Creek Wind Project … operated by the utility. Xcel Energy Executive Vice President Kent Larson …

Colorado Springs Utilities board to offer CEO position to general manager of Energy Supply Department
9/17/2018 4:36:58 PM
The Colorado Springs Utilities Board of Directors … , the general manager of the Energy Supply Department.  Benyamin was one … ' acting CEO and chief energy services officer.  Benyamin will replace …

Colorado has thousands of jobs in energy efficient sectors
9/7/2018 6:45:13 PM
… technologies, appliances, buildings and energy systems. In Colorado, energy efficient jobs counted for … percent of those in Colorado who have energy efficient jobs are veterans …

The Home Front: Energy company’s turn away from coal ‘put the national spotlight’ on Colorado
9/4/2018 1:22:23 PM
… renewable energy ,” reports The Pueblo Chieftain. “When the Colorado … to approve Xcel’s Colorado Energy Plan, the story immediately … Denver Post. “Will Colorado elect its first Republican … Wednesday. And the Northern Colorado Pop Warner Association program …

Colorado Just Gave This Renewable Energy Stock a Boost
9/1/2018 2:25:15 AM
… a big boost from the Colorado Energy Plan. The regulatory green … are the specifics of the Colorado Energy Plan:   Retire: Two of … in carbon emissions from the Colorado Energy Plan actually represents a … down the road Xcel Energy 's Colorado Energy Plan is a …

Colorado Anti-Energy Initiative Looms Large For State, Nation
8/31/2018 9:41:20 PM
… state by Colorado ’s Initiative 97 – the anti- energy , anti- … hundreds of thousands of Colorado jobs directly and indirectly … it. Simply stated, energy producing states like Colorado … don’t vote … Colorado , as well as potential major impacts on national energy …

Colorado School Of Mines Includes Students In The Energy Efficiency Equation
8/31/2018 7:50:37 PM
The Colorado School of Mines has launched a new energy awareness … consulting, construction and running energy and facility services, on … at the University of Northern Colorado . Schwabe said the UNC … ,000 grant from the Colorado Department of Public Health and …

Colorado renewable energy plan OK'd
8/28/2018 6:53:27 PM
DENVER (AP) — Colorado regulators approved Xcel Energy 's ambitious plan … of Xcel's Colorado operations, said Tuesday the company … -fired generating plants in Colorado and adding five solar … quot; Colorado 's bold decision to invest in clean energy and …

Pueblo could become "Colorado's clean energy hub" with coal plant closures
8/28/2018 6:52:41 PM
… storage, as part of its Colorado Energy Plan. The plan was … Jackson, president of Xcel Energy—Colorado , is quoted in a company … environment.” Xcel's Colorado Energy Plan also includes solar and … is poised to become Colorado ’s clean energy hub," David …

Colorado renewable energy plan OK’d amid doubts
8/28/2018 3:38:38 PM
The Latest on Xcel Energy 's renewable energy plan for Colorado (all times … increasing its share of renewable energy in Colorado will save consumers about … :15 p.m. Colorado regulators have approved Xcel Energy 's plan …

The Latest: Colorado renewable energy plan OK'd amid doubts
8/28/2018 3:37:27 PM
… Latest on Xcel Energy 's renewable energy plan for Colorado (all times … increasing its share of renewable energy in Colorado will save consumers about … :15 p.m. Colorado regulators have approved Xcel Energy 's plan …

Colorado renewable energy plan OK’d amid some doubts on cost
8/28/2018 2:46:42 PM
Colorado regulators have approved Xcel Energy 's plan to nearly … double its share of renewable energy despite some doubts about the …

Differences On Energy Outlined By Colorado Gubernatorial Candidates
8/23/2018 4:34:05 PM
… and gas development in Colorado , while Democrat Jared Polis … the Colorado Oil and Gas Association’s annual Energy Summit … or fracking wells in Colorado . Hydraulic fracturing uses a … economy, and Colorado cannot quickly switch to renewable energy , which he …

Colorado governor candidates outline differences on energy
8/22/2018 5:14:42 PM
… — The Republican candidate for Colorado governor is warning that Democrats … His opponent says energy is vital to Colorado ’s economy but … the Colorado Oil and Gas Association’s annual Energy Summit … (150 meters). Stapleton said Colorado can have both a clean …

Colorado State defenders high on John Jancek’s leadership, energy
8/17/2018 4:41:30 PM
… Jancek the savior of the Colorado State defense? Fans sure hope … it brings a lot more energy to the whole defense. He … be in your face, high- energy guys. But they know how … ’s happening this year for Colorado State. It’s an encouraging …

 Google News about Alternative Energy and Green Building Resources

The following news articles are provided by the Google News service and do not reflect the views or imply an endorsement by the Colorado Land Conservation Assistance Network and its affiliates. We cannot guarantee the relevance of the content of this page or any links that may be followed from the articles herein.

Green Building News Items
Eco-Industrial Vibe Works for Colorado Spring's Soul Community Planet Hotel - By Glenn Hasek - Hotel News Resource
12/10/2018 11:01:21 AM
Eco-Industrial Vibe Works for Colorado Spring's Soul Community Planet Hotel - By Glenn Hasek    Hotel News Resource The SCP Hotel Colorado Springs is the first of several green, community-focused hotels planned by Soul Community Planet. The next one will open in Redmond ...

Outstanding Grad: Franklin Alvis, College of Health and Human Sciences - SOURCE - Source
12/9/2018 3:21:00 PM
Outstanding Grad: Franklin Alvis, College of Health and Human Sciences - SOURCE    Source When he was in high school, Franklin Alvis of Colorado Springs was convinced he'd attend college out of state. Then his family home burned to the ground in ...

The Alliance Center to Host Best for Colorado Launch Party on Nov. 29 - Markets Insider
11/19/2018 5:18:09 PM
The Alliance Center to Host Best for Colorado Launch Party on Nov. 29    Markets Insider DENVER, Nov. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the launch of the Best for Colorado program at its new home at The Alliance Center, business leaders ...

A Look Inside Colorado's First Zara Location, Now Open - 303 Magazine
11/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
A Look Inside Colorado's First Zara Location, Now Open    303 Magazine Born in New York City in 1989, Zara Denver is set to open its 100th store right here in Cherry Creek Shopping Center tomorrow morning.

New End Market for Food, Beverage Cartons Coming to Colorado - waste360
10/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
New End Market for Food, Beverage Cartons Coming to Colorado    waste360 The ReWall Company, which turns recycled food and beverage cartons into environmentally friendly building materials, announced it is opening a new facility in ...

Historic gift begets new Western school - Gunnison Country Times
9/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Historic gift begets new Western school    Gunnison Country Times With the largest gift in school history and one of the largest financial donations ever to a public university in Colorado, Western State Colorado University ...

CU Boulder expanding offerings on Western Slope | CU Boulder Today - CU Boulder Today
9/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
CU Boulder expanding offerings on Western Slope | CU Boulder Today    CU Boulder Today Western Slope students in Gunnison, Colorado, will soon be able to earn CU Boulder degrees in computer science and engineering, thanks to a newly ...

Good Works: Colorado Mexican chain raises big money for charity, REI invests $880K in outdoor community - Denver Business Journal
8/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Good Works: Colorado Mexican chain raises big money for charity, REI invests $880K in outdoor community    Denver Business Journal A weekly roundup of businesses' philanthropic contributions to the community.

Newmont Mining leaving HQ space - Colorado Real Estate Journal
8/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Newmont Mining leaving HQ space    Colorado Real Estate Journal Newmont Mining, the world's largest gold producer, is leaving its world headquarters space in Palazzo Verdi in Greenwood Village, but not until 2020.

Colorado Caravan converts a vintage Airstream into a sleek office for under $20K - Inhabitat
7/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Caravan converts a vintage Airstream into a sleek office for under $20K    Inhabitat You won't believe how this couple transformed an old Airstream Globetrotter trailer into a beautiful, modern showroom and office for under $20K!

Colorado jumps on new sustainability rankings list but Denver doesn't make it - Denver Business Journal
7/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado jumps on new sustainability rankings list but Denver doesn't make it    Denver Business Journal Colorado jumped up on a list of U.S. states "Sustainability Rankings" but the city of Denver didn't make the list. Every year, Site Selection Magazine releases a ...

Slow Food in Colorado Beyond Slow Food Nations - Westword
7/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Slow Food in Colorado Beyond Slow Food Nations    Westword Here are seven things we learned about Colorado food from Slow Food Nations.

3 buildings at University of Colorado Boulder receive LEED platinum rating - American School & University
7/18/2018 5:38:29 AM
3 buildings at University of Colorado Boulder receive LEED platinum rating    American School & University Three buildings that were part of athletic facility upgrades at the University of Colorado Boulder have been awarded LEED Platinum status by the United States ...

New Energy Star metrics are coming next month - Colorado Real Estate Journal
7/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
New Energy Star metrics are coming next month    Colorado Real Estate Journal The Environmental Protection Agency will update the Energy Star Portfolio Manager tool this summer. Office building scores are expected to drop approximately ...

Depending How You Look At It, Denver Green Roof Changes Are Simpler Or More Complex - Colorado Public Radio
6/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Depending How You Look At It, Denver Green Roof Changes Are Simpler Or More Complex    Colorado Public Radio A task force is expected to wrap up recommendations soon. Denver City Council will begin weighing the proposal by the end of June.

Wildfires and drought cause national forest closures in New Mexico and Colorado - Inhabitat
6/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Wildfires and drought cause national forest closures in New Mexico and Colorado    Inhabitat Blazes in Colorado closed the 1.8-million-acre San Juan National Forest this week. The 416 Fire is burning on 25,900 acres and is 15 percent contained, ...

Colorado Health Foundation Recieves LEED & WELL Certifications - Environmental Leader
6/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Health Foundation Recieves LEED & WELL Certifications    Environmental Leader The new headquarters for Colorado Health Foundation in Denver is the first facility to recieve both LEED Gold and WELL Gold certifications for design and ...

Zocalo completes Vita in downtown Littleton - Colorado Real Estate Journal
5/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Zocalo completes Vita in downtown Littleton    Colorado Real Estate Journal Vita's location at the eastern edge of downtown Littleton offers proximity to transit as well as trails, galleries, retail and restaurants.

Expect buildings' Energy Star scores to drop this summer - Colorado Real Estate Journal
5/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
Expect buildings' Energy Star scores to drop this summer    Colorado Real Estate Journal The Environmental Protection Agency will update the Energy Star Portfolio Manager tool this summer. Office building scores are expected to drop approximately ...

Sustainability: Achieving the Next Level - Colorado Real Estate Journal
4/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Sustainability: Achieving the Next Level    Colorado Real Estate Journal LOCATION Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center. 4 hours of real estate continuing education credit have been approved. This is CREJ's principal ...

VA medical center a LEED-ing government facility - Proud Green Building
4/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
VA medical center a LEED-ing government facility    Proud Green Building The nearly 400000 military veterans in Colorado will soon have a new Veterans Affairs-managed hospital to seek medical attention – and a green one at that.

Minimalist artist retreat with rammed earth walls draws upon 100% renewable resources - Inhabitat
4/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
Minimalist artist retreat with rammed earth walls draws upon 100% renewable resources    Inhabitat An uninspired site in Colorado received a new lease on life as Swoon Art House, a private home and temporary artist retreat with a minimalist design.

Xcel Energy honors CU Boulder for energy-efficient design efforts - CU Boulder Today
4/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Xcel Energy honors CU Boulder for energy-efficient design efforts    CU Boulder Today One of 13 Colorado organizations recognized this month, CU Boulder received the Energy Design Assistance Achievement Award for its sustainable building ...

Shiny new piece of architecture means a fresh opportunity for the arts in Colorado Springs - The Denver Post
4/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Shiny new piece of architecture means a fresh opportunity for the arts in Colorado Springs    The Denver Post The Ent Center was a collaborative project between New York's H3 Hardy Collaborative Architecture and Denve's Semple Brown Design. (Ray Mark Rinaldi ...

Classroom building at Colorado State University-Pueblo gets LEED Platinum - American School & University
4/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Classroom building at Colorado State University-Pueblo gets LEED Platinum    American School & University The General Classroom Building at Colorado State University-Pueblo has received LEED Platinum certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).

NZE leasing part of CREJ's Sustainability Conference - Colorado Real Estate Journal
4/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
NZE leasing part of CREJ's Sustainability Conference    Colorado Real Estate Journal NZE leasing one of the highlights CREJ's Sustainability Conference. NZE, or Net Zero Energy, will be discussed at the April 26 conference.

Colorado leads the hemp growing industry, but what does that mean? - Colorado Springs Independent
4/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado leads the hemp growing industry, but what does that mean?    Colorado Springs Independent In Colorado, our legal industry has produced a certain intellectual elitism when it comes to good weed. In other words, the state is crawling with cannabis snobs ...

$12 million pledge to Denver university is largest endowment ever - Denver Business Journal
4/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
$12 million pledge to Denver university is largest endowment ever    Denver Business Journal The University of Colorado Denver announced its largest-ever planned estate gift in a $12 million pledge from a CU alumnus and his wife. The pledge to CU ...

This house from Skylab Architecture mimics the appearance of the Rocky Mountains - Inhabitat
4/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
This house from Skylab Architecture mimics the appearance of the Rocky Mountains    Inhabitat Portland studio Skylab Architecture has designed Owl Creek Residence, an angular retreat that both blends into and offers expansive views of Colorado's ...

Colorado's 'green' building ranking drops on latest LEED list - The Denver Channel
2/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado's 'green' building ranking drops on latest LEED list    The Denver Channel Colorado was ranked 2nd on the U.S. Green Building Council's list in 2016 but fell to 10th place on the latest list.

This tiny town is actually known for its squeaky clean restroom (Photos) - Denver Business Journal
1/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
This tiny town is actually known for its squeaky clean restroom (Photos)    Denver Business Journal With dreams of becoming a mining "empire," this tiny Colorado town was filled with hard-rock miners well before Colorado became a state in 1876. Home to ...

ACES treehouse in Colorado is perfect for wildlife observation - Inhabitat
1/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
ACES treehouse in Colorado is perfect for wildlife observation    Inhabitat Charles Cunniffe Architects (CCA) completed the ACES Treehouse, an outdoor classroom designed pro-bono for the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies ...

This solar-powered cabin is a dreamy green getaway in the Colorado Mountains - Inhabitat
12/29/2017 3:00:00 AM
This solar-powered cabin is a dreamy green getaway in the Colorado Mountains    Inhabitat Perched on a rocky cliff at 10,000 feet, this pair of solar-powered cabins offer unique views of Colorado's Sangre de Cristo mountains, the Collegiate Peaks and ...

CU Boulder's East District Energy Plant recognized for green building practices - Boulder Daily Camera
12/27/2017 3:00:00 AM
CU Boulder's East District Energy Plant recognized for green building practices    Boulder Daily Camera The headquarters for the University of Colorado's Utility and Energy Services division was recognized with the second-to-highest nationally-recognized ...

CU Boulder athletic facilities' sustainable buildings nationally recognized - Boulder Daily Camera
12/17/2017 3:00:00 AM
CU Boulder athletic facilities' sustainable buildings nationally recognized    Boulder Daily Camera Three University of Colorado Boulder athletic facilities have been nationally recognized for their green building practices.

Going green is a growing priority in Denver - Colorado Real Estate Journal
10/2/2017 3:00:00 AM
Going green is a growing priority in Denver    Colorado Real Estate Journal A living green wall planned for the lobby of Trammell Crow Co.'s development Riverview at 1700 Platte Street will be approximately 420 square feet, the largest ...

Colorado College’s new library skipped a LEED certification, with reason - Colorado Springs Independent
9/6/2017 3:00:00 AM
Colorado College’s new library skipped a LEED certification, with reason    Colorado Springs Independent Despite being a beacon of sustainability, Colorado College's new carbon-neutral, net-zero energy library has opted not to get a third- party certification.

Denver's booming population calls for sustainable building space - Colorado Real Estate Journal
8/8/2017 3:00:00 AM
Denver's booming population calls for sustainable building space    Colorado Real Estate Journal The plans for the North Denver Cornerstone Collaborative are working to ensure the long-term economic and environmental sustainability of the community.

Maxwell - Green is Gold for Zocalo Community Development - Colorado Real Estate Journal
8/2/2017 3:00:00 AM
Maxwell - Green is Gold for Zocalo Community Development    Colorado Real Estate Journal Maxwell - Green pays off for Zocalo Community Development. Zocalo's Coda Apartments in Cherry Creek North has received a Gold-LEED certification.

Colorado second in nation in LEED - Colorado Real Estate Journal
1/25/2017 3:00:00 AM
Colorado second in nation in LEED    Colorado Real Estate Journal Colorado moved from fifth to second place with a total of 92 LEED certified-projects representing 3.17 gross square feet of certified space per resident.

Green building comes to North Fort Collins - The Coloradoan
2/25/2016 3:00:00 AM
Green building comes to North Fort Collins    The Coloradoan REVIVE Fort Collins raises bar for eco-friendly building.

Colorado ranked fifth in nation for LEED-certified green building - RealVail
1/26/2016 3:00:00 AM
Colorado ranked fifth in nation for LEED-certified green building    RealVail DENVER — Gov. John Hickenlooper on Tuesday announced Colorado ranks fifth in the nation for LEED green building in 2015, as released by the U.S. Green ...

Renewable - Alternative Energy News Items
Xcel energizes Western Colorado interest in renewables - Aspen Times
12/10/2018 2:00:42 AM
Xcel energizes Western Colorado interest in renewables    Aspen Times Holy Cross Energy in September committed to an ambitious plan to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions by 70 percent by 2030. Now, just last week, Xcel Energy ...

“He is unstoppable”: Colorado Rep. Joe Neguse looks like the next generation of Democratic leadership - The Denver Post
12/9/2018 8:00:00 AM
“He is unstoppable”: Colorado Rep. Joe Neguse looks like the next generation of Democratic leadership    The Denver Post Joe Neguse is the first African-American to represent Colorado in Congress and an early leader in his freshman class in D.C. And friends say he's nowhere ...

Xcel Energy wants to deliver carbon-free electricity by 2050. Can capturing power plant emissions help it get there? - The Colorado Independent
12/7/2018 8:40:00 AM
Xcel Energy wants to deliver carbon-free electricity by 2050. Can capturing power plant emissions help it get there?    The Colorado Independent As Xcel Energy executives announced their vision of delivering zero-carbon electricity by 2050 in Denver on Tuesday, they may have also revived a long debate ...

Ecotech, Aurora's bright-spot renewable energy school, abruptly goes dark - Sentinel Colorado
12/6/2018 9:14:00 AM
Ecotech, Aurora's bright-spot renewable energy school, abruptly goes dark    Sentinel Colorado AURORA | Brian Dyk, academic dean of renewable energy college Ecotech Institute, hugged students goodbye Thursday and referred them to other technical ...

Global carbon emissions reached a record high in 2018: 'We are in trouble' - Colorado Springs Gazette
12/5/2018 2:25:00 PM
Global carbon emissions reached a record high in 2018: 'We are in trouble'    Colorado Springs Gazette Global emissions of carbon dioxide have reached the highest levels on record, scientists projected Wednesday, in the latest evidence of the chasm between ...

Vail Resorts lands wind energy contract as part of its green efforts - Hydrogen Fuel News
12/5/2018 5:02:38 AM
Vail Resorts lands wind energy contract as part of its green efforts    Hydrogen Fuel News Colorado-based company Vail Resorts recently announced a 12-year wind energy contract with Lincoln Clean Energy. Through this virtual power purchase.

Colorado Republicans' Plan To Regain Power? Wait for Democrats To Overreach - Colorado Public Radio
12/3/2018 6:16:05 AM
Colorado Republicans' Plan To Regain Power? Wait for Democrats To Overreach    Colorado Public Radio Colorado Republicans are preparing for life in the political wilderness. After election night's midterm blue wave receded, the party was left without a foothold in ...

Colorado regulators clear the path for clean energy growth - pv magazine USA
11/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado regulators clear the path for clean energy growth    pv magazine USA The Colorado Public Utilities Commission has issued an order that gets rid of a requirement that renewable energy facilities go through an auction process ...

The surprising way plastics could actually help fight climate change - SOURCE - Source
11/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
The surprising way plastics could actually help fight climate change - SOURCE    Source Editor's note: Jenna E. Gallegos, postdoctoral researcher in chemical and biological engineering at Colorado State University, and Joseph Rollin, postdoctoral ...

US States now Battling ICOs: Colorado Shuts Down 18 Fraudulent Offerings - The Tokenist
11/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
US States now Battling ICOs: Colorado Shuts Down 18 Fraudulent Offerings    The Tokenist The state of Colorado has demonstrated its firm stance regarding fraudulent Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) by shutting down 18 ICOs in 2018. The most recent ...

Colorado Sanctions 4 More ICOs, Two Pending - Bringing Total to 20 - Crowdfund Insider
11/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Sanctions 4 More ICOs, Two Pending - Bringing Total to 20    Crowdfund Insider Colorado has been particularly active in its pursuit of questionable initial coin offerings (ICOs) projects being marketed and made available to Colorado.

Solar installer Freedom Forever expands to Colorado market - Solar Power World
11/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Solar installer Freedom Forever expands to Colorado market    Solar Power World Freedom Forever, a California residential solar energy installer, recently named one of America's fastest growing companies by Inc. Magazine, announced.

Colorado Governor-Elect Has Most Ambitious Renewables Goal in U.S. - EcoWatch
11/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Governor-Elect Has Most Ambitious Renewables Goal in U.S.    EcoWatch Jared Polis, who won Colorado's gubernatorial race to become the nation's first openly gay governor-elect, is charting the state's bold path towards clean energy ...

Black Hills Energy partners with GRID on community solar for Pueblo, Colorado - Solar Power World
11/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Black Hills Energy partners with GRID on community solar for Pueblo, Colorado    Solar Power World Black Hills Energy announced the selection of GRID Alternatives Colorado to construct two community solar projects in the City of Pueblo as a means of.

Two new community solar gardens deliver renewable power to Colorado residents - Hydrogen Fuel News
10/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
Two new community solar gardens deliver renewable power to Colorado residents    Hydrogen Fuel News The completion of two fully-subscribed community solar gardens will see customers (including low-income customers) in Southern Colorado gain access to ...

Tesla Powerpack Expected To Save Colorado Utility Customers $1 Million A Year - CleanTechnica
10/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Tesla Powerpack Expected To Save Colorado Utility Customers $1 Million A Year    CleanTechnica October 15th, 2018 by Steve Hanley. Next month, United Power, a utility co-op in northern Colorado, will activate its new Tesla Powerpack installation.

Fort Collins will aim for 100 percent renewable electricity by 2030 - The Coloradoan
10/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Fort Collins will aim for 100 percent renewable electricity by 2030    The Coloradoan The City Council voted 6-1 Tuesday night to set a 100 percent renewable electricity goal by 2030.

Colorado PUC Approves Expensive Green Energy Replacement for Coal Power Plants - The Heartland Institute
9/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado PUC Approves Expensive Green Energy Replacement for Coal Power Plants    The Heartland Institute Colorado's Public Utilities Commission approved Xcel Energy's plan to prematurely close two coal power units at its Comanche Generating Station and replace ...

CSU's renewable energy goals to be determined by City of Fort Collins - Rocky Mountain Collegian
9/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
CSU's renewable energy goals to be determined by City of Fort Collins    Rocky Mountain Collegian Colorado State University is looking to the City of Fort Collins to help with its renewable energy goals. From around 65 proposed projects presented to Colorado ...

Colorado Just Gave This Renewable Energy Stock a Boost - The Motley Fool
8/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Just Gave This Renewable Energy Stock a Boost    The Motley Fool Xcel Energy just cleared its biggest hurdle for plans to get 45% of its electricity from renewable energy sources by 2027.

SunShare launches 10-MW community solar portfolio in Colorado - Solar Power World
8/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
SunShare launches 10-MW community solar portfolio in Colorado    Solar Power World SunShare, a community solar developer, announced the launch of the Imboden Solar Project with a solar panel-raising event that took place recently in.

Xcel to Replace 2 Colorado Coal Units With Renewables and Storage - Greentech Media News
8/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Xcel to Replace 2 Colorado Coal Units With Renewables and Storage    Greentech Media News On Monday, Xcel won preliminary approval for its coal plant retirement plan. The Colorado Public Utility Commission voted unanimously to allow for the early ...

Colorado regulators green-light Xcel’s plan boosting renewables, cutting coal - The Denver Post
8/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado regulators green-light Xcel’s plan boosting renewables, cutting coal    The Denver Post A plan by Xcel Energy Colorado to boost the share of power it gets from wind and solar and retire a third of its coal generation was green-lighted Monday by ...

In Colorado visit, Energy Secretary Perry praises 'stunning innovation' at national labs - Colorado Springs Gazette
8/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
In Colorado visit, Energy Secretary Perry praises 'stunning innovation' at national labs    Colorado Springs Gazette GOLDEN — Energy Secretary Rick Perry expressed confidence that the National Renewable Energy Lab in Golden will not face cuts in the 2019 budget despite ...

Colorado’s alternative energy economy boosted by wind and biofuels - The Denver Post
8/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado’s alternative energy economy boosted by wind and biofuels    The Denver Post Mention advanced energy, and rooftop solar installers and electric vehicles may come to mind. But in Colorado, a disproportionate share of jobs are tied to wind ...

Nonprofit Helps Attract More Women To Solar Energy Field - CBS Denver
8/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Nonprofit Helps Attract More Women To Solar Energy Field    CBS Denver As Colorado works toward producing more renewable energy, one Colorado nonprofit is working to make the industry more diverse.

Springs Utilities to power 30,000 more homes with solar - Colorado Springs Independent
7/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
Springs Utilities to power 30,000 more homes with solar    Colorado Springs Independent Colorado Springs Utilities recently signed contracts for two solar energy projects totaling 95 megawatts, enough to power 30000 homes annually. The Palmer ...

Clean Energy Revolution Is Market Driven - CleanTechnica
7/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Clean Energy Revolution Is Market Driven    CleanTechnica July 19th, 2018 by Guest Contributor. Originally published on The Conversation* By Bill Ritter, Jr. (Director, Center for the New Energy Economy, Colorado State ...

Solar Is Saving Low-Income Households Money in Colorado. It Could Be a National Model. - InsideClimate News
7/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Solar Is Saving Low-Income Households Money in Colorado. It Could Be a National Model.    InsideClimate News Low-income households in Colorado are getting a new question during visits from energy assistance agencies: Have you considered solar panels?

Poudre Valley Electric and Xcel Energy Colorado President win national awards from Smart Electric Power Alliance - Clean Cooperative
6/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Poudre Valley Electric and Xcel Energy Colorado President win national awards from Smart Electric Power Alliance    Clean Cooperative Poudre Valley Electric Association won the award for “Electric Cooperative Utility of the Year” for its role in developing the Coyote Ridge Community Solar Farm, ...

For a small Colorado utility, 100% renewable energy is old news - Energy News Network
6/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
For a small Colorado utility, 100% renewable energy is old news    Energy News Network The utility serving Aspen, Colorado reached 100 percent renewable energy three years ago while keeping costs low, and the repowering of a Nebraska wind ...

CSU ends search for 100% renewable electricity projects without picking a winner - The Coloradoan
6/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
CSU ends search for 100% renewable electricity projects without picking a winner    The Coloradoan Colorado State University won't move forward with any of more than 75 proposed projects to power the school by 100 percent renewable electricity.

Energy Storage Rights Bill Signed by Colorado Governor - Microgrid Knowledge
3/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Energy Storage Rights Bill Signed by Colorado Governor    Microgrid Knowledge Gov. John Hickenlooper signed an energy storage bill, reinforcing the state's commitment to a clean energy future and protection of consumers' rights.

Still Cheaper Than Coal: A Report on the Economics of Solar Power in Colorado - EcoWatch
3/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Still Cheaper Than Coal: A Report on the Economics of Solar Power in Colorado    EcoWatch A newly-updated report is shedding light on what President Trump's solar trade tariffs may mean for one state—and underscoring a tremendous opportunity to ...

Still cheaper than coal – a report on the economics of solar power in Colorado - Environmental Defense Fund
3/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Still cheaper than coal – a report on the economics of solar power in Colorado    Environmental Defense Fund (EDF's Graham McCahan co-authored this post). A newly-updated report is shedding light on what President Trump's solar trade tariffs may mean for one state ...

Colorado among first states to give consumers the right to store energy from alternative sources - The Denver Post
3/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado among first states to give consumers the right to store energy from alternative sources    The Denver Post Colorado has granted electricity users in the state a new right -- the ability to store energy without discrimination in rates or excessive barriers in connecting to ...

Where do all CO's governor hopefuls stand on 100% renewable energy by 2040? - The Colorado Independent
3/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Where do all CO's governor hopefuls stand on 100% renewable energy by 2040?    The Colorado Independent https://www.flickr.com/photos/cdpm/7715364064/in/photolist-cKMfWm-8gHZpR-aJx71i-aeejWE-aJwTZt-8hqbpg-CJwcrC-hPi2FV-J5VjLB-5EaDzD-dzwBEF- ...

CSU gets 'overwhelming' response to request for renewable energy projects - The Coloradoan
2/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
CSU gets 'overwhelming' response to request for renewable energy projects    The Coloradoan Colorado State University officials are wading through about 75 proposed projects to help the school reach 100 percent renewable energy by 2030.

Colorado’s second-largest solar farm could soon be built in Arapahoe County - The Denver Post
2/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado’s second-largest solar farm could soon be built in Arapahoe County    The Denver Post Colorado could soon be stepping up its solar energy game, with the recent advancement of a proposed 333000-panel facility in farm fields south of Bennett that ...

Colorado Is A Bright Spot In Lagging Solar Jobs Report - Colorado Public Radio
2/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Is A Bright Spot In Lagging Solar Jobs Report    Colorado Public Radio Colorado ranks ninth nationally for solar jobs, according to a census by The Solar Foundation.

Federal Budget, State Bills to Impact Future of Renewable Energy in Colorado - Courthouse News Service
2/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Federal Budget, State Bills to Impact Future of Renewable Energy in Colorado    Courthouse News Service DENVER (CN) – The president will release his proposed 2019 budget early next week, and many expect him to pick up where he left off last year – with hefty ...

In Colorado, a glimpse of renewable energy’s insanely cheap future - Vox.com
1/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
In Colorado, a glimpse of renewable energy’s insanely cheap future    Vox.com Even with storage, new renewables beat existing coal.

Xcel Energy receives shockingly low bids for Colorado electricity from renewable sources - The Denver Post
1/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
Xcel Energy receives shockingly low bids for Colorado electricity from renewable sources    The Denver Post Renewable-energy developers have offered to supply Xcel Energy with electricity at the lowest prices quoted in the U.S., including solar and wind options with ...

Could Colorado’s green energy debate go big in 2018? - The Denver Post
1/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Could Colorado’s green energy debate go big in 2018?    The Denver Post By Grace Hood, Colorado Public Radio. DENVER — Brian Bagley isn't the first person that comes to mind when you picture a wind or solar advocate.

New wind and solar power in Colorado is now cheaper than existing coal plants - Clean Cooperative
1/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
New wind and solar power in Colorado is now cheaper than existing coal plants    Clean Cooperative Cheap renewable energy has already meant that when utilities needed new power generation in recent years, they have mostly chosen renewable energy.

Could 2018 Be The Year Colorado's Green Energy Debate Goes Big? - Colorado Public Radio
1/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Could 2018 Be The Year Colorado's Green Energy Debate Goes Big?    Colorado Public Radio From 100 renewable energy goals, to electric cars and even the race for governor, green energy may be on the tip of our tongues this year.