User: flenvcenter Topic: Energy-Regional
Category: Policy
Last updated: Dec 10 2019 09:32 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Colorado oil production could reach record levels again in 2020, but employment could decline 10.12.2019 Denver Post: Business
Colorado oil production could reach record levels again this year, according to the economic forecast released Monday. Production totaled 177.6 million barrels in 2018, up 32% from 2017.
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Colorado regulators fast-tracking rules that may spur spread of community solar projects 3.12.2019 Denver Post: Business
Solar energy advocates are hoping that state regulators' decision to put proposed rules for community solar gardens on a fast track will help Colorado reclaim a leading role in an arena that it pioneered. The Colorado Public Utilities Commission is taking public comments through Friday on rules that could expand opportunities for homeowners and others to participate in community solar projects.
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How a divided left is losing the battle on abortion 2.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
For years, abortion rights supporters like Wood believed the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court ruling had delivered their ultimate goal, the right to reproductive choice. Now they are grappling with a new reality: Nationwide access to abortion is more vulnerable than it has been in decades.
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Boulder offers Xcel $94M for assets necessary to form municipal utility 23.11.2019 Denver Post: Business
Boulder announced a nearly $94 million offer to Xcel Energy to acquire the company's electric utility assets Friday, the city's latest step in its effort to sever from the private power provider and form a municipal service.
Tri-State’s conflicts with members a factor in the downgrade of its credit rating 20.11.2019 Denver Post: Business
Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association's growing conflicts with some of its member electric associations have spilled over to its credit rating, which Standard and Poor's has downgraded.
Black Hills Energy ready to throw switch on new wind farm in southern Colorado 16.11.2019 Denver Post: Business
Black Hills Energy expects its recently completed 60-megawatt wind farm near Walsenburg in southern Colorado to start operating by the end of the year.
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College competition at NREL motivated by serious need: shortage of cybersecurity professionals 14.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
People defending the nation's energy operations from cyber attacks will be doing battle with hackers this weekend on the National Renewable Energy Laboratory campus in Golden. But not to worry, the energy systems and attacks will be simulated. However, the exercise has a serious aim: to encourage more people to enter the cyber security profession.
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The Latest: New evidence emerges in impeachment hearing 14.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The latest updates on the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump.
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After boost from Trump energy secretary, backers got huge gas deal in Ukraine 12.11.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Two political supporters of U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry secured a potentially lucrative oil and gas exploration deal from the Ukrainian government soon after Perry proposed one of the men as an adviser to the country's new president.
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The case against immigration prisons 11.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Law professor César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández analyzes why America puts so many immigrants behind bars.
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Thousands face risk because of aging U.S. dams, including some in Colorado, AP finds 10.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
On a cold morning last March, Kenny Angel got a frantic knock on his door. Two workers from a utility company in northern Nebraska had come with a stark warning: Get out of your house.
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Xcel Energy faces strong headwinds in its quest for a rate increase in Colorado 8.11.2019 Denver Post: Business
Xcel Energy-Colorado is running into strong headwinds as it makes its case to state regulators for a rate increase that would net it $158 million more a year and raise residential customers' monthly bill an average of about 6.5 percent.
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California could have helped low-income residents weather PG&E blackouts 7.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The state had a program — and $72 million — but hardly anyone applied.
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California designated millions for disadvantaged communities to access solar batteries 7.11.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The problem is, not a single residential installation has taken place.
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Coloradans favor free trade and strong defense spending 5.11.2019 Denver Post: Business
To the degree they track U.S. foreign policy, Coloradans view global trade as a net positive, support strong defense spending and are divided when it comes to energy policy and climate change.
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EPA to scale back federal rules restricting waste from coal-fired power plants 4.11.2019 Denver Post: Local
The Environmental Protection Agency on Monday plans to relax rules that govern how power plants store waste from burning coal and release water containing toxic metals into nearby waterways, according to agency officials.
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Chinese snooping tech spreads to nations vulnerable to abuse 3.11.2019 Denver Post: Business
When hundreds of video cameras with the power to identify and track individuals started appearing in the streets of Belgrade as part of a major surveillance project, some protesters began having second thoughts about joining anti-government demonstrations in the Serbian capital.
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Cory Gardner positions himself as a Colorado oil and gas defender in re-election fight 2.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Facing criticisms this week from environmental groups, U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner portrayed himself as a steadfast defender of Colorado’s oil and gas industry in an era of unprecedented progressive attacks.
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Frustration mounts as California is hit with more blackouts 30.10.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Frustration and anger mounted across Northern California as the state's biggest utility began another round of fire-prevention blackouts Tuesday that could leave millions of people without electricity, some for five days or longer.
Thirty months after fatal Firestone blast, Colorado’s widening web of underground pipelines still not fully mapped 27.10.2019 Denver Post: Local
Colorado leaders promised back in 2017 that they'd do all they could to make sure a tragedy like the Firestone home explosion never happens again. They promised comprehensive public pipeline maps and better inspections to detect leaks along underground lines. But that still hasn't been done.
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