Energy

Solar forecasts are aim of $4.1M NCAR project

Solar forecasts are aim of $4.1M NCAR project

BOULDER - The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) announced it is spearheading a three-year, nationwide project to create unprecedented, 36-hour forecasts of incoming solar energy... Read More

By: Steve Monday February 25, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, DOE, NCAR, Sue Ellen Haupt, Thomas Bogdan

Vestas cuts workforce by 10 percent in Colorado due to PTC extension delay

Vestas cuts workforce by 10 percent in Colorado due to PTC extension delay

WINDSOR/BRIGHTON - Because of reduced demand for wind turbines, Vestas announced it will reduce its workforce at its blade factories in Windsor and Brighton. "This workforce reduction... Read More

By: Steve Friday February 22, 2013 0 comments Tags: Brighton, Vestas, Windsor

Clean Energy Collective receives

Clean Energy Collective receives "Sunny" award for solar advancement

BOULDER - Community-owned solar garden developer Clean Energy Collective (CEC) received the Sunny award from the Colorado Solar Energy Industries Association at the Solar Power Colorado... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday February 20, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, COSEIA, Paul Spencer, solar energy

Judy Dorsey heading both Colorado energy and water innovation clusters, strengthening relationship

Judy Dorsey heading both Colorado energy and water innovation clusters, strengthening relationship

By Steve Porter InnovatioNews.com FORT COLLINS - A familiar face is back to head the Colorado Clean Energy Cluster (CCEC) and take it forward with some new priorities. Judy Dorsey,... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday February 19, 2013 0 comments Tags: Brendle Group, Fort Collins, Fort ZED, Judy Dorsey, Smart Grid Live, WIN

NREL has online tool to help communities assess their PEV readiness

NREL has online tool to help communities assess their PEV readiness

GOLDEN - NREL, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, has launched a new tool to help local and regional leaders assess the readiness of their communities for plug-in electric vehicles... Read More

By: Steve Monday February 18, 2013 0 comments Tags: DOE, Golden, Mike Simpson, NREL, PEV Scorecard, PEVs

Pike Research: Electric vehicle charging equipment market to pass $3.8B by 2020

Pike Research: Electric vehicle charging equipment market to pass $3.8B by 2020

BOULDER - The plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) market is continuing to grow and will see stronger growth as the global economy improves and battery prices come down, and a key enabler - and direct... Read More

By: Steve Friday February 15, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, electric vehicles, Lisa Jerram, Navigant, Pike Research

Woodward achieves milestone with 100,000th natural gas engine control system shipment

Woodward achieves milestone with 100,000th natural gas engine control system shipment

FORT COLLINS -  Woodward Inc. (Nasdaq: WWD) announced it has reached a company milestone with the shipment of its 100,000 th OH natural gas engine control system. The system reduces fuel... Read More

By: Steve Thursday February 14, 2013 0 comments Tags: Chad Preiss, Fort Collins, natural gas engines, Woodward

Colorado solar research center to collaborate with Japanese counterpart

Colorado solar research center to collaborate with Japanese counterpart

GOLDEN - The Center for Revolutionary Solar Photoconversion (CRSP) , headquartered at the Colorado School of Mines, and the Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (RCAST) at the... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday February 12, 2013 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL