Energy

Name change, broader focus for Colorado Renewable Energy Collaboratory

Name change, broader focus for Colorado Renewable Energy Collaboratory

FORT COLLINS/DENVER - The Colorado Renewable Energy Collaboratory, a research consortium including Colorado State University, Colorado School of Mines, the University of Colorado Boulder and the... Read More

By: Steve Thursday January 17, 2013 0 comments Tags: Bill Farland, Dana Christensen, Denver, Fort Collins, John Poate, NREL, Stein Sture

Pike Research: About 1 million natural gas trucks and buses to be sold worldwide 2012-2019

Pike Research: About 1 million natural gas trucks and buses to be sold worldwide 2012-2019

BOULDER - Nearly 1 million natural gas-powered trucks and buses will be sold worldwide between 2012 and 2019, according to a report by Pike Research. Sales of the vehicles are expected to... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday January 15, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Dave Hurst, natural gas vehicles, Navigant, Pike Research

Jeff Lyng joins Center for the New Energy Economy as senior policy advisor

Jeff Lyng joins Center for the New Energy Economy as senior policy advisor

FORT COLLINS - Jeff Lyng, who served in the Colorado Governor's Energy Office during former Gov. Bill Ritter's administration, has joined the Ritter-led Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado... Read More

By: Steve Thursday January 10, 2013 0 comments Tags: Bill Ritter, Fort Collins, Jeff Lyng, Opower, Xcel Energy

NREL launches interactive tool for developing cleaner energy future

NREL launches interactive tool for developing cleaner energy future

GOLDEN - The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has created an energy analysis tool to help researchers and educators experiment with future energy-use... Read More

By: Steve Thursday January 10, 2013 0 comments Tags: Austin Brown, BITES, DOE, Golden, NREL

Pike Research: Consumer support for clean energy held steady in 2012

Pike Research: Consumer support for clean energy held steady in 2012

BOULDER - Consumer support for clean energy "essentially stabilized" in 2012 after declining sharply from 2009 to 2011, according to a new report from Pike Research , a division of Navigant. ... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday January 8, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, clean energy, Clint Wheelock, Navigant, Pike Research

Vestas, Bennet praise PTC extension but criticize Congress vote delay

Vestas, Bennet praise PTC extension but criticize Congress vote delay

By Steve Porter InnovatioNews.com WASHINGTON, D.C. - Colorado Senator Michael Bennet and Vestas Wind were quick to praise the U.S. Congress for including an extension of the wind... Read More

By: Steve Thursday January 3, 2013 0 comments Tags: Michael Bennet, Vestas, wind energy

NREL and Solar Junction win R&D 100 award for world-record multi-junction solar cell

NREL and Solar Junction win R&D 100 award for world-record multi-junction solar cell

GOLDEN - The National Renewal Energy Laboratory (NREL) and its industry partner, California-based Solar Junction, have won an RD 100 Award from RD Magazine for a world-record multi-junction... Read More

By: Steve Thursday January 3, 2013 0 comments Tags: Daniel Friedman, Golden, NREL, SJ3, solar cells, Solar Junction

Pike Research makes 10 electric vehicle predictions for 2013

Pike Research makes 10 electric vehicle predictions for 2013

BOULDER - Sales of plug-in vehicles in 2013 will continue to outpace the first years of hybrid vehicles as more than 210,000 PEVs will be sold globally and more than three dozen PEV vehicles will... Read More

By: Steve Monday December 31, 2012 0 comments Tags: Boulder, electric vehicles, PEVs, Pike Research, plug-in vehicles