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Move over King Coal, There’s a new Solar Sheriff in Town.

Coal is king in the United States. The state of Colorado currently receives more than 70% of its electricity from coal. However, upcoming years could see a new sheriff in town as solar power plants exponentially increase in size and capacity … Continue reading

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Colorado: The New Mecca for Wind Energy

A recent announcement by Vestas wind energy of a new office opening in Louisville, Colorado, highlights the fact that wind energy companies recognize the many benefits that the state of Colorado has to offer. New developments include the opening of WindIngen … Continue reading

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Colorado Wind Energy Continues to Grow

Colorado is no stranger to wind. Just ask anyone who lives here. As renewable energy demand increases, the number of wind turbines in our state continue to grow. Colorado currently boasts 1,068 MW of wind power installed as of January … Continue reading

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The Sun is Shining and the Weather is Sweet

The sun is shining on Colorado and the climate for renewable energy is definitely sweet. As a state fortunate to be home to leading solar energy research, I am still amazed by the new developments in solar technology taking place … Continue reading

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Coal Cradled in Green

GreenMarket Consulting is located at 8,260′ in the Rocky Mountains. Situated in Coal Creek Canyon, West of Boulder and Golden, Colorado, GreenMarket Consulting is surrounded by both coal and renewable energy industries. Like the head and tail of a snake, these two energy resources represent the past and … Continue reading

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