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Category: Renewable Energy :: General
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Williams considering plan to use the sun to power its oil, gas operations in Colorado, other states 29.5.2020 Denver Post: Business
Williams, a natural gas processing and transmission company, is looking at spending up to $400 million on solar energy installations to power its operations in Colorado and eight other states.
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Once a cautionary case study, Tri-State is lauded in report as a standout example among utilities on renewables 15.5.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
An organization that once used Tri-State Generation and Transmission in a study to make the case against sticking with coal has a new report saying the utility's plan to add more solar and wind is a standout among similar power providers.
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Boulder, Xcel to discuss alternatives that could end city’s decade-long push for a municipal utility 13.5.2020 Denver Post: Business
In a Tuesday joint news release from the city and private power provider Xcel about public officials’ years-long interest in forming a municipal electric service, the company and Boulder announced they have started to look at new pathways to reach the city’s energy future goals.
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Solar, wind energy struggle as coronavirus takes toll 2.5.2020 Denver Post: Business
The U.S. renewable energy industry is reeling from the new coronavirus pandemic, which has delayed construction, put thousands of skilled laborers out of work and sowed doubts about solar and wind projects on the drawing board.
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Clean energy industry could shed hundreds of thousands of jobs, report says 17.4.2020 Denver Post: Business
Oil and gas aren't the only part of the energy industry getting pummeled during the coronavirus outbreak. A new report says job losses are starting to pile up in the previously fast-growing renewable energy and energy efficiency sectors, too. The report released Wednesday by E2, Environmental Entrepreneurs, said more than 106,000 workers in the "clean energy" industry lost their jobs in March.
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Electric vehicles 1.4.2020 High Country News Most Recent
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Presidential primary: Where do the remaining Democrats stand on the environment? 23.2.2020 Denver Post: All Political News
A look at where the candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination stand on climate change, the environment and public lands.
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Solar jobs are on the rise nationally and in Colorado, where new report says workforce grew 5% 19.2.2020 Denver Post: Business
After two years of job losses, a new report says the solar industry's workforce increased nationally by 2.3%. Colorado saw solar jobs increase by nearly 5%.
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Governor’s policy director to head office helping workers, communities transition away from coal 19.2.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Wade Buchanan, director of policy and research for Gov. Jared Polis, has been named director of the Office of Just Transition.
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Ritter and Highley: Colorado’s Tri-State has a bold new renewable energy plan 14.2.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
A dramatic shift is occurring in our nation’s electricity supply, and nowhere is this shift happening more quickly than in the West. With the recent release of its Responsible Energy Plan, Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, a not-for-profit wholesale electricity cooperative, is taking bold steps to lead the transition into this new energy economy.
Is natural gas a bridge fuel too far with the rise in renewables? It depends on who you ask. 31.1.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Natural gas has long been seen as a bridge fuel to a clean-energy future, but as costs of renewable energy drop questions surface about it's future.
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Colorado hopes to make cannabis industry more eco-friendly by recycling breweries’ carbon dioxide 30.1.2020 Denver Post: Business
In an effort to make Colorado's cannabis industry more eco-friendly, the state's health department and energy office launched two new pilot programs Wednesday focused on reducing carbon emissions and improving energy efficiency at local cultivations.
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Westminster-based utility Tri-State says it will be 50% renewable by 2024 16.1.2020 Denver Post: Business
Calling it transformative, Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association released a plan Wednesday intended to boost renewable energy sources to 50% of its fuel mix by 2024 and cut greenhouse-gas emission from its Colorado electric sales 90% by 2030.
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Electrifying existing dams 31.12.2019 Current Issue
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Ten stories that got your attention in 2019 30.12.2019 High Country News Most Recent
From racism to renewable energy to corruption, our reporting featured a variety of communities and perspectives from the West.
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Most popular Denver Post stories about energy and the oil and gas industry from 2019 30.12.2019 Denver Post: Business
Here’s a look back at the five most engaging stories about energy and the oil and gas industry from The Denver Post in 2019, as determined by our readers.
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Tri-State tells Colorado regulators they lack jurisdiction in contract dispute with electric co-ops 27.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The conflict continues between Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association and Colorado members that want lower electricity rates and more renewable energy, with the power provider declaring that state regulators don't have the authority to intervene in the dispute.
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House passes $1.4 trillion federal spending bill 18.12.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The Democratic-controlled House voted Tuesday to pass a $1.4 trillion government-wide spending package, handing President Donald Trump a victory on his U.S.-Mexico border fence while giving Democrats spending increases across a swath of domestic programs.
In rural Colorado, the kids of coal miners learn to install solar panels 13.12.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Where the mines once provided steady employment, solar energy now offers jobs for the next generation.
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Wolf sanctuary, rehabilitation center in Guffey to close its doors at end of 2019 3.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
GUFFEY, Colo. -- A popular wolf sanctuary and rehabilitation facility in Park County will close its doors at the end of December.
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