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  • Is basic solar technology the key to an energy revolution?

    Is basic solar technology the key to an energy revolution?

    Plain old photovoltaic panels and innovations in energy storage and distributed generation could remake our electricity system.

  • Oakland transforms waste to renewable energy

    Oakland transforms waste to renewable energy

    A wastewater treatment plant breaks new ground.

  • Sometimes environmentalists miss the boat

    Sometimes environmentalists miss the boat

    Colorado environmentalists goofed when they opposed a bill that would have harnessed the methane produced by coal mines as a form of renewable energy.

  • We need a renewables roadmap

    We need a renewables roadmap

    President Obama's economic plans need to include a truly audacious vision for renewable energy.

  • The little island that could

    The little island that could

    The small Danish island of Samso runs entirely on renewable energy. The West could do the same.

  • Wind setbacks

    Wind setbacks

    Everyone wants alternative power in theory, but nobody wants to live next to giant wind turbines.

  • While you were voting …

    While you were voting …

    While the nation is distracted by the election, the Bush administration races ahead with environmental policy changes.

  • On the ballot: "Clean" coal and moose stew

    On the ballot: "Clean" coal and moose stew

    Political conventions obsess about “clean” coal and Sarah Palin, and sideline discussions of oil and gas impacts.

  • Renewable law leaves the gate

    The Colorado Public Utilities Commission finally releases rules for implementing Amendment 37, the state’s renewable standards law

  • Colorado voters hold the cards on renewable energy

    In November, Coloradans will have the chance to vote on a citizen-proposed renewable-energy initiative, but the utilities are working hard to defeat it

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