The Colorado Energy Office, in partnership with the Regional Air Quality Council and Colorado Department of Transportation, released the third round Request for Applications through the ALT Fuels Colorado grant program for partial funding of compressed natural gas fueling station equipment on June 2, 2015.
The Colorado Market Assessment of Agricultural Anaerobic Digesters is a market assessment for potential of anaerobic digesters (AD) in the state of Colorado, focusing primarily on dairy facilities. AD is of particular interest as a renewable energy option for the agricultural sector as it could provide reductions to air emissions, greenhouse gas emissions, and energy usage.
The Colorado Energy Office has released the Electric Vehicle Market Implementation Study that provides recommendations to advance the growth of the electric vehicle (EV) market in Colorado. The recommendations create a framework to further develop policy, program and partnership opportunities and facilitate EV adoption in Colorado. The study was prepared by BCS, Inc., with input from the Regional Air Quality Council.
The U.S. Green Building Council announces Colorado is ranked No. 2 on list of the Top 10 States for LEED in the nation. The rankings are in terms of square feet of LEED certified space per capita. Colorado had 102 LEED projects certified in 2014 alone, representing 15.8 million square feet of LEED space (or 3.14 square feet per resident) and a grand total of 700 LEED certified projects.