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Energy Symposium draws governors to discuss collaboration in meeting energy challenges

Energy Symposium draws governors to discuss collaboration in meeting energy challenges

FORT COLLINS -- Politics and partisanship should not be roadblocks when it comes to creating solutions to the challenges surrounding the ongoing transition to an energy future that is sustainable... Read More

By: Steve Porter Wednesday November 1, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, 21st Century Energy Transition Symposium, CSU, Bill Ritter, CSU Center for the New Energy Economy, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Gov. Matt Mead, Gov. Steve Bullock

SolarTAC’s Dustin Smith claims CCIA ‘Innovator of Year’ award for 2017

SolarTAC’s Dustin Smith claims CCIA ‘Innovator of Year’ award for 2017

BOULDER -- Dustin Smith , executive director of Aurora-based SolarTAC, was named Innovator of the Year on Wednesday during Colorado Cleantech Industries Association s 2017 Annual Awards... Read More

By: Steve Porter Thursday October 26, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CCIA, Colorado Cleantech Awards, Shelly Curtiss, Dustin Smith, SolarTAC, GridNxt, Blake Jones, Tony Wibbeler, Chris Shepard, Kevin Priola

Western Power Summit: Coal has reprieve under Trump to regain public favor, market share

Western Power Summit: Coal has reprieve under Trump to regain public favor, market share

BROOMFIELD -- Coal has long been a mainstay of the regions economy, but growing public opinion favoring a shift to solar and wind power due to coal's perceived impact on climate change has the... Read More

By: Steve Porter Tuesday October 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Broomfield, Western Power Summit, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Colin Marshall, Stan Dempsey, Jason Begger, Paris climate accord

Playpal aims to marry gaming and a healthy lifestyle with Keeko

Playpal aims to marry gaming and a healthy lifestyle with Keeko

DENVER -- Eesha Sheikh knows too well the pain and humiliation of being an obese child. By the age of eight, Sheikh was the victim of bullying and harassment by her school peers because of... Read More

By: Steve Porter Monday September 25, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Playpal, Keeko, Eesha Sheikh, Steve Lopez, Innovation Pavilion

Avid 3D Printing technology takes giant leap with first HP 3D Multi-Jet printer in Colorado

Avid 3D Printing technology takes giant leap with first HP 3D Multi-Jet printer in Colorado

LOVELAND-- Avid 3D Printing s exceptional 3D printing capabilities have expanded dramatically with the companys recent investment in a new HP Multi-Jet 3D printer that gives clients high-quality... Read More

By: Steve Porter Monday September 25, 2017 0 comments Tags: Avid 3D Printing, Loveland, Doug Collins, Bill Boland, Ryan Billson, HP Multi-Jet 3D Printer

Aeris Technologies claims top prize at 2017 CCIA Oil & Gas Cleantech Challenge

Aeris Technologies claims top prize at 2017 CCIA Oil & Gas Cleantech Challenge

DENVER -- Aeris Technologies , a Redwood City, Calif.-based company offering a super accurate, laser-powered portable natural gas leak detection system, was the winner of the 2017 Oil Gas... Read More

By: Steve Porter Friday September 8, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, CCIA 2017 Oil & Gas Cleantech Challenge, Aeris Technologies, Jerome Pischella, Ed Williams, FlexGen, OndaVia

AgInnovation Summit shines light on ag’s need for innovation, consensus for sustainable economy

AgInnovation Summit shines light on ag’s need for innovation, consensus for sustainable economy

FORT COLLINS -- Rural America is where most of the food we eat is grown, but it has not received the kind of attention it deserves to continue to innovate and remain the food basket for the... Read More

By: Steve Porter Thursday September 7, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, CSU AgInnovation Summit 2.0, Tom Vilsack, Ajay Menon

Western Water Symposium tackles innovation’s role in resolving water issues

Western Water Symposium tackles innovation’s role in resolving water issues

FORT COLLINS -- Colorado was built on the availability of water, and that legacy continues to the present day -- even though half the state remains a dry, high desert most of the year. But... Read More

By: Steve Porter Tuesday July 25, 2017 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Western Water Symposium and Barbecue, John Stulp, Gregory Hobbs, Dave Stewart, Greg Fisher, Patrick O'Toole, Jennifer Pitt