International Perspectives on Social Acceptance of Offshore Wind Energy

An Online Roundtable Hosted by the International Energy Agency Please join Suzanne Tegen from CNEE along with colleagues from the International Energy Agency’s Task 28 on the Social Acceptance of Wind Power, on September 26. Representatives from four countries (Germany, Japan, United Kingdom, and U.S.) will discuss the community acceptance of offshore wind projects in [...]


New Report: Economic Impacts from Wind Energy in Colorado

Economic Impacts from Wind Energy in Colorado Case Study: Rush Creek Wind Farm Authored by Jeremy Stefek (National Renewable Energy Laboratory), Anna Kaelin (National Renewable Energy Laboratory), Suzanne Tegen (Center for the New Energy Economy), Owen Roberts (National Renewable Energy Laboratory), and David Keyser (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) The 600-megawatt (MW) Rush Creek Wind Farm, [...]


New Report: Worforce Development for U.S. Hydropower, co-authored by CNEE Assistant Director, Suzanne Tegen

Workforce Development for U.S. Hydropower: Key Trends and Findings Authored by David Keyser (National Renewable Energy Lab) and Suzanne Tegen (Center for the New Energy Economy) The purpose of this report is to provide a brief assessment of the current U.S. hydropower industry workforce and educational programs, as well as potential future hydropower workforce needs. [...]


CNEE releases report on Emissions and Ozone Planning

The Center for the New Energy Economy (CNEE) at Colorado State University conducted an analysis of current and future emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx) and sulfur dioxide (SO2) from fossil-fueled electricity generating units (EGUs) in 13-Western states for the Western States Air Resources Council (WESTAR) and Western Regional Air Partnership (WRAP). WRAP state air quality [...]


Colorado Academy Helps Spur Sweeping State Clean Energy Bills

Bloomberg Environment recently released an article about the Center for the New Energy Economy's Clean Energy Legislative Academy A clean energy academy for state lawmakers from across the U.S. has its fingerprints on renewable energy and climate change legislation advancing through state legislatures nationwide. At least one co-sponsor of renewable energy legislation introduced this year [...]