Bill Ritter speaking at International Conference for a Green and Inclusive Economy in Geneva, Switzerland

November 5, 2015

Bill Ritter in Geneva, Switzerland in October speaking at the International Conference for a Green and Inclusive Economy Youtube link:…

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2015 Natural Gas Symposium keynote speaker Fred Krupp

November 4, 2015

2015 Natural Gas Symposium keynote Fred Krupp, President of the Environmental Defense Fund

October 15, 2015

Pope Francis and the Grand Canyon

October 5, 2015

Understanding EPA’s Clean Power Plan discussion

October 5, 2015

Former Colorado Governor Ritter was presented the Kelley Green Conservation Leadership Award

September 17, 2015

Bill Ritter received The Clean Energy Project’s Harry Reid Clean Energy Leadership Award for his work in leading the clean energy economy

September 2, 2015

Modernizing our Electric Transmission Infrastructure and Driving the Development of Clean Energy

July 22, 2015

Bill Ritter’s op-ed in Huffington Post

June 11, 2015

Bill Ritter at the Inside Energy event hosted by Colorado State University Energy Institute

April 21, 2015

Watch Bill Ritter’s interview in the last video on this link starting at 23:55 minutes and ending at 49:00 minutes….

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Bill Ritter speaking on Energy/Water/Agriculture

February 24, 2015

Stepping up the PACE

January 29, 2015

Stepping up the PACE For the United States economy to capture the enormous benefits of clean energy, all sectors have to be involved. Governments do not have the resources to do…

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Renewable Energy Companies Uses New Clout in Statehouses

December 29, 2014

A look back at 2014 State Legislative sessions — Tom Plant, Senior Policy Advisor for Center for the New Energy Economy

December 24, 2014

Bill Ritter named in Denver Business Journal 2014 Who’s Who in Energy list

December 12, 2014

State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards

November 24, 2014

State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards recognize outstanding state and municipal programs that have accelerated the adoption of clean energy technologies and strengthened clean…

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Renewable Energy Standards Here to Stay Despite Political Shift

November 18, 2014

States Leading the Way on Clean Energy as Congress Flounders

November 18, 2014

Denver’s Channel 9 News — Gregg Moss interview with former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter.

September 30, 2014

CSU, Noble unveil live water monitoring program near drilling sites

September 30, 2014

Testing the water: New CSU system monitors water quality at oil and gas sites in real time

September 30, 2014

Colorado Water Watch project announced Sept 24 by Fox 31 News

September 29, 2014

Denver Post opinion “Making Colorado Water Monitoring Even Better”

September 29, 2014

Promoting President Obama’s Clean Energy Economy

September 8, 2014

Colorado Makes a Home on the Energy Frontier

June 9, 2014

Denver Business Journal May 16-22, 2014 Colorado is at the forefront of an oil and gas boom, bringing thousands of new jobs to the state and billions in investment. And we draw…

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The Role Colorado Plays

May 20, 2014

Watch Bill Ritter’s interview with the Denver Business Journal about the role Colorado plays in the national and international energy sector and how that attention reflects on the…

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Moving America Forward — webinar

April 28, 2014

Click on to listen to the Moving America Forward webinar held April 25, 2014 with Bill Ritter….

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The Future of Clean Energy in America

April 23, 2014

Click on: The Wells Fargo Environmental Forum guest blog by former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter     …

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Bill Ritter speaks at Drexel University

April 21, 2014

On April 8 2014 a discussion on the future of energy in our nation was held at Drexel University in Philadelphia PA. The conversation was between Joseph Hughes, PhD, dean of…

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KUNC radio interview: Catching up with Former Governor Bill Ritter

April 7, 2014

Bill Ritter discusses Powering Forward Plan on ICOSA Media podcast

March 24, 2014

Go to and listen to Bill Ritter’s interview on ICOSA Media podcast.The podcast is available on…

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Clean Energy is Everybody’s Business

March 7, 2014 Blog posted by Bill Ritter for American Sustainable Business Council

New Republic article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

National Geographic article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

Reuters article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

Platts article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

The Denver Post article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

Energy Efficiency article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

National Journal 1 article about Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

National Journal 2 article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

GreenWire article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

DenverBiz Journal article on Powering Forward

January 30, 2014

The Energy Collective article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

Think Progress article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

Fierce Energy article on Powering Forward Plan

January 30, 2014

National Solar Jobs Census 2013

January 30, 2014

Click here: TSF’s Census 2013 Finds U.S. Solar Jobs Grew 20% Since Last Year Click here: Statement from TSF on National Solar Jobs Census mention in State of the…

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Breaking Energy — Powering Forward on Clean Energy

January 28, 2014

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Bill Ritter interviewed on E&E News TV

January 22, 2014

Watch Bill Ritter’s interview on E&E NewsTV OnPoint …

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200 More Ideas for the President’s Climate Plan

January 21, 2014

2013 Year in Review article by InnovatioNews

December 20, 2013

Click here.  Read InnovatioNews article on CNEE’s 2013 Year in Review as they feature ennacted energy-related bills in the U.S. …

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Solar Energy News: A Bright Future

December 16, 2013 CNEE’s Senior Policy Advisor, Jeff Lyng, is quoted

Click here: Solar Energy News…

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A former Colorado governor says natural gas and renewables are changing the paradigm

November 14, 2013 ROBERT EVATT World Business Writer | 12:00 am

By ROBERT EVATT World Business Writer | Posted: Thursday, November 14, 2013 12:00 am From homes to businesses to utilities, the paradigm of energy is shifting, said Bill Ritter,…

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The Right Way to Frack

November 14, 2013 The Wall Street Journal ASK THE EXPERTS

What is one thing you wished the public understood about fracking? BILL RITTER: The public should understand that hydraulic fracturing can be done in a way that is both…

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Is Your House a Prius, a Malibu or a Hummer?

November 12, 2013 The Wall Street Journal

If you could get Americans to change one thing in their energy consumption, what would it be? BILL RITTER: I’d like every person to understand that he or she can make a…

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Future of Energy Depends on State Governments, Software and Wetware

November 1, 2013 Denis Du Bois written October 31st, 2013

“States can dictate the energy future,” says Bill Ritter Jr., Director of the Center for the New Energy Economy, and former governor of Colorado. Here’s our…

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A Call For Good Regulation at Colorado State University Natural Gas Symposium

November 1, 2013 Tom Plant in AEE blog about 2013 Natural Gas Symposium

The Center for the New Energy Economy recently held it’s third annual “Natural Gas Symposium – Doing Energy Right” Conference. Kicking off the conference…

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EPA boss Gina McCarthy touts Obama’s climate plan at CU-Boulder

August 19, 2013 Governor Ritter on panel with EPA’s Gina McCarthy

Former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter, Jr. Praises Ron Binz for his Contributions

July 2, 2013

FORT COLLINS – Former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter, Jr, Director of the Center for the New Energy Economy, lauded Ron Binz today for his contributions to energy policy in…

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Follow State Energy Legislation with AEL Tracker

June 26, 2013 By Tom Plant

As a former legislator, I know that when you’re crafting legislation, sometimes you feel like you’re re-inventing the wheel. We all want to promote legislation that…

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Congressional briefing on “Doing Natural Gas Right”

April 29, 2013

CSU experts talk natural gas, fracking on Capitol Hill April 25, 2013 Professors provided scientific, technologic and policy information to U.S. Senate and House staffers on…

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Bill Ritter tapped for energy meeting at White House

March 14, 2013

Bill Ritter was a frequent White House guest as Colorado’s former governor, but last week, he had his first meeting with President Barack Obama as founding director of Colorado…

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Drive Electric Northern Colorado event launch

February 25, 2013 Former Governor Bill Ritter speaking at Drive Electric Northern Colorado event launch

The first in the country, Drive Electric announces kick off in Northern Colorado February 25, 2013.   Click here for Drive Electric press release. Watch event launch at…

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Jeff Lyng Joins Center for New Energy Economy as Senior Policy Advisor

February 12, 2013 Jeff Lyng Joins Center as Senior Policy Advisor

Colorado State University’s Center for the New Energy Economy, Chemistry Researcher Honored at Colorado Cleantech Awards

January 25, 2013

FORT COLLINS – Former Gov. Bill Ritter, creator of a nationally recognized energy policy center at Colorado State University, and Professor Eugene Chen, a chemist who is…

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Energy Policy Podcast: Natural Gas

January 9, 2013 Energy Policy Podcast    created by Tom Plant, Advanced Energy Economy and Jeff Lyng, Center for the New Energy Economy Guest:  Former Colorado Governor Bill…

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Wind Energy Yields Major Environmental & Public Health Benefits for Colorado

November 1, 2012 Jeanne Bassett 303-573-3871 ext 3

Wind energy in Colorado each year saves a billion gallons of water while avoiding emissions of air pollutants equivalent to that produced by half a million cars, according to…

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Colorado State University to Build Privately Funded Powerhouse Energy Institute Next to Engines Laboratory

October 2, 2012

Western leaders speak on renewable energy done right

February 28, 2012

Media Coverage from the 2012 Spring Energy Symposium

February 27, 2012

Director of the Center for the Clean Energy Economy, Bill Ritter, interview by ICOSAmagazine on ‘Driving Force Radio’

February 16, 2012

Colorado Public Television Interview with Bill Ritter (Tamara Banks, KBDI)

November 30, 2011

National Coalition for Advanced Energy Economy Launched with Colorado Participation

November 11, 2011

Smart grid appeals more to utilities than to consumers

November 10, 2011

International Colloquium to Feature Former Gov. Bill Ritter

September 5, 2011

How Can Washington Green America’s Economy?

August 15, 2011 Blog Response Contribution

Colorado energy conference draws big names, big ideas

July 29, 2011

Three Governors to Present at Energy Epicenter Conference

July 13, 2011

Advancing the Clean Economy: The View from Colorado

July 11, 2011

Denver Post Q & A: Former Gov. Ritter talks about his energy for his new job

June 26, 2011

NY Times: Re-energize the Economy

February 27, 2011

Sizing the Clean Economy: A National and Regional Green Jobs Assessment

February 7, 2011

Click on this link to  Brookings Institution and see the entire interview of 3.5 hours entitled “Sizing the Clean Economy: A  National and Regional Green Jobs Assessment”…

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Ritter to take new energy job at Colorado State

February 1, 2011

Ritter to head new energy center at CSU

January 5, 2011