Environmental

Hickenlooper signs order for Colorado to join U.S. Climate Alliance

Hickenlooper signs order for Colorado to join U.S. Climate Alliance

DENVER -- Gov. John Hickenlooper on Tuesday signed an executive order committing Colorado to climate action by joining other states in the U.S. Climate Alliance and in support of the... Read More

Wednesday July 12, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, Gov. John Hickenlooper, E2, greenhouse gas, Susan Nedell, U.S. Climate Alliance

CU-Boulder to dedicate new SEEC facility today

CU-Boulder to dedicate new SEEC facility today

BOULDER -- A dedication ceremony and reception will be held today at 4 p.m. for the University of Colorado-Boulder’s new Sustainability, Energy and Environment Complex (SEEC). CU said the... Read More

Thursday April 14, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, SEEC, Philip DiStefano

Envirofit hits milestone: 1M clean cookstoves sold

Envirofit hits milestone: 1M clean cookstoves sold

FORT COLLINS -- Envirofit International announced it has reached a milestone of 1 million customers for its clean cookstoves. Envirofit said the milestone represents not only the growing... Read More

Monday November 9, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Envirofit Internatio, Ron Bills, clean cookstoves

Brendle Group's Net Zero Water toolkit gets Denver launch party rollout

Brendle Group's Net Zero Water toolkit gets Denver launch party rollout

DENVER -- Fort Collins-based Brendle Group on Tuesday formally launched its Net Zero Water Initiative to help building developers, owners and facility managers develop sustainable water... Read More

By: Steve Porter Wednesday September 30, 2015 0 comments Tags: Denver, Fort Collins, Brendle Group, Judy Dorsey, Becky Fedak, Kevin Reidy, Amelia Nuding , Net Zero Water Initi

Twitter Recap of #COIN15

Twitter Recap of #COIN15

DENVER,CO -- On August 25th and 26th, Colorado convened its 4th annual COIN Summit to explore innovation in the state. The theme, Curiosity, was posed in a variety of aspects. [ mce ... Read More

By: Lee Porter Monday August 31, 2015 0 comments Tags: Twitter, COIN, Innov

Nexus BioEnergy aims to recycle ag operation waste into energy, fertilizer, cost savings

Nexus BioEnergy aims to recycle ag operation waste into energy, fertilizer, cost savings

SUPERIOR On a farm or dairy, the one thing that never stops is animal waste. So what can be done with it all? Some of it can be composted on-site for field fertilizer, but that is an... Read More

By: Steve Porter Tuesday May 26, 2015 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Nexus BioEnergy, Syed Reza, Lucas Loetscher, Sybil Sharvelle, CSU, anaerobic digestion

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

WaterPulse introduces irrigation mats that cut water use up to 70 percent

LONGMONT-- WaterPulse Inc . announced it has developed a commercial grade capillary action mat system that cuts water use in both retail horticulture outlets and greenhouses and nurseries by up... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday April 23, 2015 0 comments Tags: Longmont, WaterPulse, Jim Heffernan, water mat

CSU study of biocides added to fracking fluids identifies potential toxic impacts on people

CSU study of biocides added to fracking fluids identifies potential toxic impacts on people

FORT COLLINS - A comprehensive, nearly year-long review by Colorado State University of biocides used in hydraulic fracturing (fracking) of oil-and-gas wells indicates many have chronic... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday December 11, 2014 0 comments Tags: biocides, CSU, Fort Collins, fracking, Jens Blotevogel