Energy

GE puts Aurora solar panel plant on 18-month hold

GE puts Aurora solar panel plant on 18-month hold

AURORA - General Electric has told state and local officials it plans to postpone construction of a solar panel plant in Aurora by 14-18 months to complete development of new technology, according... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday July 4, 2012 0 comments Tags: Abound Solar, GE, solar panels

Gevo reports first successful

Gevo reports first successful "alcohol-to-jet" fuel test flight

ENGLEWOOD - Gevo, Inc. (Nasdaq: GEVO) announced it provided fuel for the first successful "alcohol-to-jet" (ATJ) fuel test flight in cooperation with Air Force Research Laboratories. On June... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday July 4, 2012 1 comments Tags: ATJ, Gevo, isobutanol

Net Zero Cities symposium aims to show path to attain net-zero energy use

First annual event will highlight success stories, challenges By Steve Porter InnovatioNews.com FORT COLLINS - A three-day symposium in October aims to provide the latest information on... Read More

By: Steve Friday June 29, 2012 0 comments Tags: FortZED, Mary Pat Aardrup, Net Zero Cities

Abound Solar to suspend operations, file bankruptcy

Abound Solar to suspend operations, file bankruptcy

LOVELAND - Abound Solar announced today that it intends to file for bankruptcy protection next week, a suspension of operations that will impact about 125 workers. Earlier this year, Abound... Read More

By: Steve Thursday June 28, 2012 0 comments Tags: Abound Solar

Smart Grid Live 2012 to bring global perspectives, live innovation demonstrations

Smart Grid Live 2012 to bring global perspectives, live innovation demonstrations

By Steve Porter InnovatioNews.com FORT COLLINS - Spirae and Boeing will present "Smart Grid Live 2012" in Fort Collins Sept. 25-27. The three-day event will feature leading smart grid... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday June 20, 2012 0 comments Tags: Julie Zinn Patti, Smart Grid Live 2012, Spirae

Pike Research: Worldwide revenue from zero energy buildings to grow rapidly

BOULDER - Pike Research, a Boulder-based market research and consulting firm of global clean energy markets, said worldwide revenue from zero energy buildings will reach almost $690 billion by 2020. ... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday June 19, 2012 1 comments Tags: Pike Research

FreeWave Technologies receives SmartGrid award

FreeWave Technologies receives SmartGrid award

BOULDER - FreeWave Technologies announced today that its I/O Expansion Module has received a SmartGrid 2011 Product of the Year Award from TMC. The award is sponsored by TMC, a global,... Read More

By: Steve Monday June 18, 2012 0 comments Tags: Ashish Sharma, TMC

UQM rolls out its most powerful propulsion system

UQM rolls out its most powerful propulsion system

Longmont company takes new product to truck and bus markets By Katrina Pfannkuch InnovatioNews.com LONGMONT - UQM Technologies, long a manufacturer of high-efficiency electric... Read More

By: Katrina Pfannkuch Thursday May 31, 2012 0 comments Tags: Adrian Schaffer, Eric Ridenour, UQM Technologies