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1 Hurt, Power Knocked Out For Portion Of Tech Center

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. (CBS4) – Power went out for a short time for a portion of the Denver Tech Center after a worker accidentally hit an electrical line underground and was badly injured. 130 more words


Work Resumes After Gas Lines Ruptured In Vail

VAIL, Colo. (CBS4) - The contractor that caused two dangerous natural gas-line leaks here resumed work Friday under Xcel Energy’s supervision.

The first leak forced the evacuation of residents from their homes on Monday. 95 more words


Vail Evacuees Return Home After Gas Leak

VAIL, Colo. (CBS4)- Dozens of residents in Vail returned home early Tuesday morning after they were forced out because of a gas leak.

Xcel Energy crews rushed to the Eagle Point Condos Monday night to repair the leak. 117 more words


Coal Plants: Colorado and the US

Colorado has a renewable energy portfolio standard for energy utility companies:

Investor-owned utilities: 30% by 2020
Electric cooperatives serving fewer than 100,000 meters: 10% by 2020…

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Global Warming

Day Of Service Online Registration Open

DENVER (CBS4) Xcel Energy is signing up people for its Day of Service. On Saturday, September 6th, Xcel employees will join community members to work on volunteer projects all over the Front Range. 134 more words


Thornton Hosts Community Meeting About Home Explosion

THORNTON, Colo. (CBS4)- The City of Thornton is preparing to release new details about the home explosion that happened last month.

The city is hosting a community meeting at 7 p.m. 244 more words


Xcel Blamed For Cost Overruns At Monticello Plant

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An investigation by Minnesota utility regulators blames Xcel Energy Inc. for major cost overruns during a project to upgrade its nuclear plant in Monticello. 115 more words