1201, 2021

Governor Ritter Discusses President-Elect Joe Biden’s Climate Plan

January 12th, 2021|

Biden plans to fight climate change in a way no U.S. president has done before Managing climate change requires a systems approach, with strategic coordination across all sectors. Elenabs via Getty Images Bill Ritter Jr., Colorado State University Joe Biden is preparing to deal with climate change in a way no U.S. president has [...]

1101, 2021

CSU (CNEE) Report Finds States Enacted More Than 3,500 Energy Bills Between 2013-2019

January 11th, 2021|

Colorado Politics Reports on CNEE's Seven Years of Advanced Energy Action 2013-2019 State Legislation in Review "A new report from the Colorado State University's Center for the New Energy Economy has found that shifts in public opinion about the climate as well as changes within energy markets have influenced state legislatures’ energy policies since [...]

3112, 2020

Seven Years of Advanced Energy Action 2013-2019 State Legislation in Review

December 31st, 2020|

Seven Years of Advanced Energy Action 2013-2019 State Legislation in Review FORT COLLINS, CO – As state legislatures around the nation prepare for the 2021 session, Colorado State University’s Center for the New Energy Economy (CNEE) has published a new analysis of advanced energy-related legislation enacted by the 50 U.S. states and the District [...]

1711, 2020

Group Hopes West Can be Wired for Grid Collaboration

November 17th, 2020|

David Bobzien, the director of the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy, summed up the key takeaway from the Western Interconnection Regional Electricity Dialogue (WIRED) initiative in one word. “Coordination, coordination, coordination”...The WIRED initiative is a collaboration between Colorado State University’s Center for a New Energy Economy (CNEE) and the Western Electric Industry Leaders (WEIL) [...]

1109, 2020

Amid the pandemic, can Colorado still lead on a just transition from coal?

September 11th, 2020|

“There will be transitions and more transitions. Any number of towns will go through the same thing that coal towns are going through today,” says Suzanne Tegen, assistant director at the Colorado-based Center for the New Energy Economy. Read Energy New Networks Article Here  Read Colorado's Just Transition Plan Draft Report Here

508, 2020

Please join CNEE’s Assistant Director, Suzanne Tegen on Monday, August 10, as she moderates this panel on our domestic clean energy workforce and wind energy education.

August 5th, 2020|

Together, the American Wind Energy Association and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory are hosting a series of workforce webinars. You can register here:   August 10, noon MT, 2 – 3 pm Eastern – Understanding the Energy Workforce This session will bring energy workforce experts to discuss the recently published 2020 U.S. Energy [...]

506, 2020

Racial Injustice, COVID-19, and Climate Change – Three Strands of a Braid

June 5th, 2020|

A statement from Governor Ritter and CNEE In 2011, I founded the Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado State University.  My hope was that I might use my experience as the Governor of Colorado to work with Governors, with state legislators, with utilities, with utility commissions, and with other stakeholders on state-level [...]

1905, 2020

Feasibility of Offshore Clean Energy Resources in the Gulf of Mexico: 2 reports for the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management co-authored by CNEE’s Assistant Director

May 19th, 2020|

Dr. Suzanne Tegen co-authored two recently released National Renewable Energy Laboratory reports. The studies, which kicked off in April 2017, set out to assess the feasibility of various potential offshore energy resources in the Gulf of Mexico and determine which technologies offer the most promise to meet the future energy needs for the five [...]

404, 2020

Governor Bill Ritter, Jr. to Join Power Dialogue Panel

April 4th, 2020|

Governor Ritter will join a panel of experts to discuss climate change and the just transition to a clean energy economy. The Zoom call will include a message from current Colorado Governor Jared Polis on Covid-19. Register for the event at:  

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