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

Juwi Wind secures financing for Minnesota wind farm project

Juwi Wind secures financing for Minnesota wind farm project

BOULDER - Juwi Wind has secured financing for the Community Wind South Project, a 30-MW wind farm in southwestern Minnesota now under construction, the company announced. The project is... Read More

By: Steve Monday November 26, 2012 0 comments Tags: Boulder, juwi Wind, Michael Rucker, Xcel Energy

Beanstalk Solar Hosting reaches for the Sun and takes root with sites

Beanstalk Solar Hosting reaches for the Sun and takes root with sites

Solar web-hosting company finds greener way to serve customers By Kay Rios InnovatioNews.com DENVER -- Just as in the fairy tale where magic beans sprout into something wondrous... Read More

By: Kay Rios Wednesday October 24, 2012 0 comments Tags: Dave Ems, Denver, Justin OConell, Magento, Michael Pfeiffer, RockyNet, Unleaded Software, Xcel Energy

Spirae partners with Boeing to provide smart grid solutions to DOD

Spirae partners with Boeing to provide smart grid solutions to DOD

By Kay Rios InnovatioNews.com FORT COLLINS -- Within the rapidly changing world of distributed power systems caused by increasing demand and the need for reliable power, Fort... Read More

By: Kay Rios Friday September 7, 2012 0 comments Tags: Bill Becker, Bill Ritter, BlueFin, Brendle Group, Bruce Hendee, Fort Collins, FortZED RDSI, Gridwise Alliance, Julie Zinn Patti, NREL, Smart Grid, Smart Grid Live, Spirae, Steve Catanach, The Boeing Company, Woodward, Xcel Energy

Pioneer solar farmers are growing a new crop of energy in Windsor

The dedication of the Northern Colorado region's first privately-owned, community solar garden at Poudre Valley REA's headquarters in Windsor on Aug. 28 marked what one might hope to be a significant... Read More

By: Steve Friday August 31, 2012 0 comments Tags: Editorially Speaking, Paul Spencer, Poudre Valley REA, solar gardens, solar power, Steve Porter, Xcel Energy

Northern Colorado's first solar garden dedicated at Poudre Valley REA in Windsor

Northern Colorado's first solar garden dedicated at Poudre Valley REA in Windsor

Customer-owned project will produce about 116,000 kilowatts of electricity By Steve Porter InnovatioNews.com ... Read More

By: Steve Wednesday August 29, 2012 0 comments Tags: Brad Gaskill, Paul Spencer, solar gardens, Xcel Energy

Clean Energy Collective awarded six Xcel solar gardens for projects in four Colorado counties

Clean Energy Collective awarded six Xcel solar gardens for projects in four Colorado counties

CARBONDALE - Clean Energy Collective (CEC) has been awarded six community-owned solar gardens as part of Xcel Energy's Solar Rewards Community program, totaling 2.5 MW of distributed power... Read More

By: Steve Tuesday August 21, 2012 0 comments Tags: Paul Spencer, Xcel Energy

Are you ready for the smart grid? Spirae is making sure of it

Are you ready for the smart grid? Spirae is making sure of it

By Katrina Pfannkuch InnovatioNews.com FORT COLLINS -- How we create and use energy is not just a hot topic in a political year-- it's directly tied to our economic future. And as... Read More

By: Katrina Pfannkuch Monday August 6, 2012 0 comments Tags: City of Fort Collins, City of Fountain, Colorado University, InteGrid Lab, Julie Zinn Patti, Lynn Vosler, Schneider Electric, Smart Grid Live, Spirae, Telvent, Xcel Energy