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Colorado Elk Creek Coal Mine Idles, but the three megawatt methane capture project is said to continue for many years to come.

-Denver post

DP 12-4-13 Methane Capture

 

Squeezing Cleaner Energy from Coal’s Waste by Mary Catherine O'Connor, Smithsonian.com, October 22, 2013

http://www.smithsonianmag.com/ideas-innovations/Squeezing-Cleaner-Energy-from-Coals-Waste-228778881.html#ixzz2iTpI4R8Q

 

A bill to increase renewable energy in Colorado supported by Governor Hickenlooper

http://www.denverpost.com/opinion/ci_23167601/renewed-bill-renewables

 

Increase of renewable energy requirements in Colorado supported by a small majority in the House, but Republicans remain opposed.

http://www.dailycamera.com/state-west-news/ci_23143174/renewable-energy-bill-prevails-colorado-house

 

Republican law makers believe the new energy bill will raise prices in rural Colorado. Democrats maintain the bill will not harm rural Colorado.

http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/articles/a-recycled-debate-on-renewables-before-bill-passed

 

Energy bill passes right down party lines.

http://durangoherald.com/article/20130430/NEWS01/130439998/-1/News01/House-ups-renewable-power-mandate-

 

25% mandate on renewable energy reduced to 20%.

http://kdvr.com/2013/04/30/rural-energy-renewables-mandate-passes-house/

 

Republicans continue to fight against the renewable energy bill.

http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_23139611/colorado-house-passes-rural-renewable-energy-bill

 

Renewable energy bill passes house vote after a 25% mandate was reduced to 20%.

http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_22982998/bill-increasing-renewable-standard-rural-co-ops-passes

 

Renewable energy bill may cost Tri-State, Xcel Energy, and Black Hills Energy money over the next 6 years.

http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_21966674/aspen-skiing-co-partners-coal-mine-methane-power

 

Aspen Ski Company and Oxbow Mining join forces to conserve resources and produce renewable energy.

http://www.cobizmag.com/articles/making-use-of-methane

 

Small business owner Tom Vessels completes renewable energy project with a Colorado coal mine and Aspen Ski Company.

http://esnews.wapa.gov/wordpress/?tag=vessels-coal-gas

 

Coal mine reduces emissions with the help of Holy Cross Energy, Aspen Ski Company, and Vessels Coal Gas.

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/governor-corbett-announces-2011-environmental-excellence-awards-winners-120871624.html

 

Vessels Coal Gas received award for environmental excellence in Pennsylvania.

http://tribune-democrat.com/local/x565224403/Company-earns-environmental-award

 

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett recognizes Vessels Coal Gas for Cambria 33 renewable energy project.

http://news.yahoo.com/cutting-specific-pollutants-could-slow-sea-level-rise-071005341.html

 

Study warns of rising sea levels and the need for cleaner energy.

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/3/prweb10559170.htm