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The following are the latest Colorado Energy news articles as returned by a live Google News feed:

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Xcel Energy to invest billions in new wind farms in Colorado, elsewhere
Denver Business Journal
The Minneapolis-based company (NYSE: XEL) is proposing to build or buy power from 11 new wind farms in the seven states that would generate up to 3,380 megawatts worth of renewable energy — enough to meet the power demand of about 1,014,000 ...
Rush Creek wind farm in Colorado part of Xcel's 11-farm, 7-state planBizWest Media
Xcel Energy to Invest in Wind Energy to Lessen EmissionNasdaq
New Xcel Energy wind facilities offer $2.8 billion in customer savings over 30 yearsKCBD-TV
Minneapolis Star Tribune
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Colorado city commits to 100% renewable after natural gas drives ...
Working-class homeowners in Pueblo, Colorado have struggled to keep up with their sky-high electric bills. Locals said rampant shutoffs have plunged entire ...

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Black Hills Energy cuts ribbon for 34 Colorado wind turbines
The Pueblo Chieftain reports the new wind turbines put the utility closer to meeting a state requirement of getting 30 percent of its electricity from renewable sources. The wind turbines can produce 60 megawatts at full production. That's enough ...
Black Hills opens new wind power stationPueblo Chieftain

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Windpower Engineering (press release)

Black Hills Energy's Peak View Wind Project is bringing new power to Southern Colorado
Windpower Engineering (press release)
With the Peak View Wind Project, Black Hills Energy is on track for compliance with Colorado's Renewable Energy Standard, requiring investor-owned utilities to receive 30% of generating capacity from renewable sources by 2020. “Southern Colorado has a ...

Franklin Energy expands energy efficiency work with Xcel Energy ...
Electric Light & Power
Franklin Energy's role in the new work is to conduct energy assessments to identify cost effective energy efficiency improvements.

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North American Windpower

Wind energy firm trying again for OK of cross-country line
Colorado Springs Gazette
(AP) — A renewable energy company again faced opposition from landowners Monday as it tried for the second time to win one of the final pieces of regulatory approval needed to carry wind power east from the nation's heartland over one of the country's ...
Peak View Wind Project Welcomed To Southern Colorado GridNorth American Windpower

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Hydrogen Fuel News

Colorado city sets sights on renewable energy to combat power problems
Hydrogen Fuel News
Per the resolution, the city will be completely reliant on renewable energy by 2035. Wind power is expected to play a major role in this initiative, as Colorado is home to several utility-scale wind farms. Consumers are expected to see a decrease in ...

The Denver Post

Colorado is still No. 2 place for wind jobs — and it's likely to stay that way
The Denver Post
Despite Colorado's gains, Texas still reigns the nation when it comes to all things wind, and Navigant analysts predict it'll have 31,500 wind-related jobs by 2020. This is more good news for renewable energy in Colorado. Colorado's solar power ...

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Colorado Energy Office releases project assistance funds to ag ...
My Windsor Now
The Colorado Energy Office released $750000 in project assistance funds through the USDA Regional Conservation Partnership Program. The funding is ...

and more » Colorado Springs and Pueblo News

Thousands of customers without power across southern Colorado - | Continuous News | Colorado Springs ... Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
Strong wind is knocking out power to thousands of customers across Southern Colorado. There are outages in Colorado ... Pueblo, Pueblo West, Cañon City: Black Hills Energy says power outages are affecting 17,000 customers. The hardest hit are Pueblo, ...
Thousands without power in southeastern ColoradoColorado Springs Gazette

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