At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, there were efforts in several states to roll back state renewable energy generation standards. Those efforts appear to have failed.
A biofuel project, if approved by the Colorado Public Utilities Commission, would turn excess biomass and beetle-killed timber into electricity.
The Colorado legislature passed six different bills supporting electric vehicles in the 2013 session, boosting the state to an A- ranking in a report card study.
Several federal Colorado lawmakers introduce a bipartisan bill to streamline the permit process for renewable energy projects on public lands.
Colorado Energy News reports on how one county in that state now requires all new homes be wired for electric vehicles and solar panels.
Colorado Energy News reports on how Denver, Colorado is the first municipality to be recognized as a Solar Friendly Community by the DOE.
Colorado Energy News writes that you could describe the federal government’s approach to energy development on public lands in the West as hypocritical, and you wouldn’t be off the mark.
Colorado Energy News reports on a new Colorado State University report that looks at the impact of new energy development and exploration on wildlife.
Colorado Energy News reports on how even though the solar industry is working its way through a rough patch, there are occasional good signs out there.
Colorado Energy News reports on how the state of Colorado ranks exactly in the middle among 50 states in terms of renewable energy generation.
Colorado Energy News reports on recent legislation signed into law lowering regulatory barriers for the local EV market by allowing anyone to sell electricity to charge electric vehicles without approval from the state PUC.