Colorado is No. 17 on list of states producing most power from renewables

Colorado is No. 17 on list of states producing most power from renewables

COLORADO -- Colorado ranks No. 17 on the list of states that produce the most electricity from renewables such as solar and wind, according to a study by 24/7 Wall St . According to the... Read More

Monday April 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: wind energy, renewable energy

Navigant: Global annual installed small, medium wind capacity to pass 446MW by 2026

Navigant: Global annual installed small, medium wind capacity to pass 446MW by 2026

BOULDER -- Global installed capacity of small and medium wind turbines is expected to grow from 176.4 MW in 2017 to 446.0 MW in 2026, according to a new report from Navigant Research. The... Read More

Friday March 3, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Navigant Research, Adam Wilson, wind energy

NREL creates SOWFA, a new software tool that can optimize entire wind farm performance output

NREL creates SOWFA, a new software tool that can optimize entire wind farm performance output

GOLDEN - The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has created a new software tool to help developers improve the performance of not just one wind turbine but an entire wind farm. ... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday October 9, 2014 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, Paul Fleming, SOWFA, wind energy

Xcel Energy named top wind energy provider by American Wind Energy for 10th consecutive year

Xcel Energy named top wind energy provider by American Wind Energy for 10th consecutive year

MINNEAPOLIS - Xcel Energy , Colorado's largest utility, has been named the nation's top wind energy provider for the 10 th consecutive year by the American Wind Energy Association, the national... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday April 17, 2014 0 comments Tags: Ben Fowke, Frank Prager, wind energy, Xcel Energy

Navigant: Public support for solar hits five-year high, wind support also strong in survey

Navigant: Public support for solar hits five-year high, wind support also strong in survey

BOULDER - A survey by Navigant Research reveals public support for solar energy has rebounded after five  years of decline, rising to 79 percent of more than 1,000 U.S. adults surveyed last... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday April 4, 2014 0 comments Tags: Boulder, cleantech, Clint Wheelock, Navigant Research, solar energy, wind energy

Vestas receives 400 MW order for two Texas projects, largest since '10

Vestas receives 400 MW order for two Texas projects, largest since '10

PORTLAND, Ore. - Vestas announced it received a 400 MW order from Duke Energy Renewables for two wind-energy projects in Texas, its largest turbine order globally since 2010. The 200 V110-2.0... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday September 27, 2013 0 comments Tags: Chris Brown, Vestas, wind energy

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

Ecotech Clean Jobs Boot Camp set for Nov. 9

Ecotech Clean Jobs Boot Camp set for Nov. 9

DENVER - Those interested in learning about opportunities available and training required for green jobs in solar energy, wind energy and renewable electrical energy can do so at the Clean Jobs... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday November 7, 2012 0 comments Tags: Clean Jobs Boot Camp, cleantech, Denver, Ecotech Institute, Michael Seifert, renewable energy, solar energy, wind energy