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Renewables Now

Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC Acquires Six Operating Solar Facilities, Comprising 10 Megawatts of ...
Business Wire (press release)
... YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC announced on December 12, 2017 that, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, it signed an agreement on December 6, 2017 to purchase a portfolio of North American solar assets from UK based ...
Greenbacker to buy 10-MW US solar portfolio from ForesightRenewables Now

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Scientific American

Wind Turbines May Turn Slower in a Warmer World
Scientific American
New research published yesterday in the journal Nature Geoscience suggests that future climate change might cause wind resources to decline across the Northern Hemisphere. These losses could be tempered by increases in wind power potential south of the ...
Climate Change Study Projects Global Wind Energy Winners and LosersEcoWatch
CU Boulder study sees future decline in wind power for USBoulder Daily Camera
Global Warming May Slow Wind Power In US And Europe: CU
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -CleanTechnica -AG Week -Nature
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Climate Change Could Take the Air Out of Wind Farms | WIRED
Big offshore wind farms power Europe's drive for a carbon-free society, while rows of spinning turbines across America's heartland churn enough energy to power 25 million US homes. But a new study predicts that a changing climate will weaken winds that ...
​​​​​​​Warming could foil wind
Global warming will weaken wind power, study predicts ...The Guardian

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Longmont Observer

This Colorado Physicist's Gospel Of Energy Efficiency Is Taking Hold
Longmont Observer
(See MTN story about adoption rates in Colorado). The batteries of those EVs will then be connected to the electrical grid, storing renewable energy. More renewable energy can be generated locally, instead of the giant central station power plants ...

The Colorado Independent

This Colorado physicist's gospel of energy efficiency is taking hold ...
The Colorado Independent
Amory Lovins recently traveled from his home near Aspen to talk about growing bananas at 7,100 feet in the Colorado Rockies. The house was built in the early 1980s, he told an audience at an energy conference held at Colorado State University in Fort ...

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Letter to the Editor: PUC should support the Colorado Energy Plan
Golden Transcript
It is a confusing time in our country as the Trump Administration works to shutter the burgeoning renewable energy market and I find it daunting to think about the economic and environmental impacts of continuing with a business as usual approach. This ...

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Colorado Town Commits to Renewable Energy Townwide by 2035
U.S. News & World Report
Colorado Town Commits to Renewable Energy Townwide by 2035. A Colorado town council backed a resolution affirming the town's commitment to having all town buildings completely powered by renewable resources by 2035. Nov. 16, 2017, at 3:13 p.m ...

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The Colorado Independent

Don't miss: Citizens' Climate Lobby Energy Speaker Series
The Colorado Independent
Members of the Citizens' Climate Lobby are proud to offer their Monthly Energy Speaker Series, an opportunity for learning and community engagement on the important topic of climate change. This month's presentation features two remarkable activists ...

Xcel's big bet on renewable energy
Pueblo Chieftain
But those job losses would be more than offset by job gains at EVRAZ if the expansion plans move forward. Xcel's plans to shift toward more renewable energy also could create new jobs at wind and solar-related businesses. All of this depends on Xcel ...


New climate change program lures five Colorado scientists to France
Colorado Springs Gazette
That giant sucking sound coming from Boulder is the sound of four leading scientists departing for Europe, among the winners of a new program intended to lure climate change experts from the United States to research laboratories in France. A fifth ...
French president's climate talent search nabs 18 foreign scientistsScience Magazine
Climate action in Paris, affordable housing in Colorado, entrepreneurial ecosystem in VirginiaImpactAlpha

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