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Natural Gas Production In Colorado Could Ramp Up Even More

Natural gas production in Colorado could increase dramatically over the next few years after the Department of Energy cleared the way for more gas to be exported.

06/07/2013

Energy Dept. Backs Uranium Mining In Western Colorado

The U.S. Department of Energy is again proposing opening up 25,000 acres of land in western Colorado to uranium mining.

03/15/2013

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Romney Calls Tesla Electric Vehicles A ‘Loser’

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has weighed in on electric-car maker Tesla Motors: It’s a “loser.”

10/04/2012

CU Denver Team Wins National Prize In Energy-Efficiency Challenge

A team of six University of Colorado Denver students has won “Most Innovative” in a national competition, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy, for its proposal to boost energy efficiency in hotels — without spending money.

03/08/2012

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CSU Chosen To Rebuild Chevy Sedan Into Green Car

Colorado State University students will re-engineer a Chevrolet Malibu into a hybrid-electric or fuel-cell vehicle in a three-year project sponsored by General Motors and the U.S. Department of Energy.

04/26/2011

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Salazar In Boulder, Voices Support Of Nuclear Power

As operators of Japan’s devastated nuclear power complex struggle to get the plant under control a top official in the Obama administration continues to voice support for more nuclear energy.

03/22/2011