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Leeds economist: Colorado economy growing at modest pace, tech sector showing "significant strength"

BOULDER - Colorado's economy continues to grow at a "modest pace" halfway through 2012, with the technology sector showing "significant strength," according to Richard Wobbekind, economist at the... Read More

By: Steve Friday July 6, 2012 0 comments Tags: Richard Wobbekind

ARCHOS releases 97 carbon tablet in new ELEMENTS line

ARCHOS releases 97 carbon tablet in new ELEMENTS line

DENVER - ARCHOS announced it is releasing the ARCHOS 97 carbon tablet, the first in its new ELEMENTS line series. ELEMENTS is an entry-level lineup of 7, 8 and 9.7-inch tablets that combine... Read More

By: Steve Friday July 6, 2012 0 comments Tags: ARCHOS, ELEMENTS, Google Play, Henri Crohas

CU-Boulder physics team helped international effort to prove existence of Higgs boson particle

BOULDER - A team of 15 CU-Boulder high-energy physics faculty and students helped design and build the "eyes" of one of two massive particle detectors in the Large Hadron Collider in Geneva where an... Read More

By: Steve Thursday July 5, 2012 0 comments Tags: Higgs boson

Pike Research: Energy storage projects to increase worldwide, rising 8 percent in first half of 2012

Pike Research: Energy storage projects to increase worldwide, rising 8 percent in first half of 2012

BOULDER - The market for energy storage is expected to continue to rise worldwide, increasing 8 percent in the first half of 2012 from 600 to 649 projects, according to a new report from Pike... Read More

By: Steve Thursday July 5, 2012 0 comments Tags: energy storage, Pike Research

Arrow ECS launches ArrowSphere cloud services platform for European IT community

Arrow ECS launches ArrowSphere cloud services platform for European IT community

ENGLEWOOD - Arrow Enterprise Computing Solutions, a business segment of Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE: ARW), today launched ArrowSphere, a cloud services aggregation and brokerage platform for the... Read More

By: Steve Thursday July 5, 2012 0 comments Tags: Arrow Electronics, ArrowSphere

Encorp helps complete nation's most advanced microgrid project at California jail

Encorp helps complete nation's most advanced microgrid project at California jail

FORT COLLINS - Encorp LLC announced it recently completed the integrated monitoring and controls system as part of a first-of-its-kind smart microgrid at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin, Calif. ... Read More

By: Steve Thursday July 5, 2012 0 comments Tags: Encorp, Michael Clark

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