National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) http://www.kunc.org en Study: Shale Energy Greenhouse Emissions About Half That Of Coal http://www.kunc.org/post/study-shale-energy-greenhouse-emissions-about-half-coal <p>Electricity from gas produced by hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, releases about half the greenhouse gas emissions as coal, Colorado researchers reported Monday.</p><p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:20:00 +0000 Stephanie Paige Ogburn 59000 at http://www.kunc.org Study: Shale Energy Greenhouse Emissions About Half That Of Coal Colorado Ranks 8 In Wind Power http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-ranks-8-wind-power <p>Thirteen percent of the energy generated in Colorado last year came from wind power, making it among the nation’s top states according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Energy. Wed, 07 Aug 2013 17:52:58 +0000 Jackie Fortier 48055 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Ranks 8 In Wind Power Colorado Gets Nod As Number 5 Clean Energy State http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-gets-nod-number-5-clean-energy-state <p>Colorado is widely regarded by renewable energy advocates as one of the best states for clean technology. Now there’s an official ranking from industry research firm <a href="http://www.cleanedge.com/" target="_blank">Clean Edge Inc</a>. to quantify that. Tue, 04 Jun 2013 19:09:55 +0000 Erin OToole 45298 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Gets Nod As Number 5 Clean Energy State Anxiety Over Budget Cuts Concerning Colorado's Federal Labs http://www.kunc.org/post/anxiety-over-budget-cuts-concerning-colorados-federal-labs <p>Pending federal budget cuts are causing some anxiety at federal laboratories in Colorado.&nbsp; KUNC&rsquo;s Erin O&rsquo;Toole talks with <a href="http://www.bcbr.com">Boulder County Business Report</a> publisher Chris Wood about possible impacts on federal labs in Boulder. Thu, 18 Aug 2011 11:25:30 +0000 Erin OToole 13046 at http://www.kunc.org Anxiety Over Budget Cuts Concerning Colorado's Federal Labs NREL Office a Model for Energy Efficiency http://www.kunc.org/post/nrel-office-model-energy-efficiency <p>The Research Support Facility on the campus of the <a href="http://www.nrel.gov">National Renewable Energy Laboratory</a>, or NREL, has received top marks for energy efficiency.&nbsp; Mon, 04 Jul 2011 12:00:01 +0000 Melanie DeVries 10548 at http://www.kunc.org NREL Office a Model for Energy Efficiency