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   Today in ColoradoBiz Update
Colorado is on the front lines in a growing turf war over which fuel -- coal or natural gas -- will become the preferred base-load source for utilities and power providers in the West. By Bart Taylor 
 
 
You’re part of what customers are buying. Everything you say and every move you make either pushes clients away or pulls them towards you. By Liz Wendling 
   ColoradoBiz EXTRA
Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, the world’s second and third richest men, respectively, are trying to round up the world’s billionaires to join their movement to give half their fortunes away. By Jeff Rundles
 
Is your family business the best?
Nominate your company for ColoradoBiz magazine's annual ranking of the state's Top 50 Family Owned Companies in the February issue!
                                    
                  Seeking sustainability superstars! 
 
The 2011 Sustainability Champion Awards recognize business teams that have gone above and beyond to create a program or initiative that has made a measurable contribution to the environment, the economy and society. Nominate a team today, or find out more about the award or how to become a judge. Nominations are due by Jan. 6. For more information, contact Natalia Korobova at natalia@corecolorado.org.
 
 
 
 
The Association for Corporate Growth
  Learn more about the Corporate Executive Breakfast: Power of Peer Collaboration  on Jan. 26. And read the latest ACG news here and web exclusives here. 
 
 
 The most popular columns at CoBizmag.com
 Today on ColoradoBiz TV
Channel 7 news looks at a plan to make downtown Denver sustainable -- block by block.
 

Outstanding women wanted
The ATHENA Award honors individuals who strive toward the highest levels of personal and professional accomplishment and forge leadership paths for other women to follow. Nominate an outstanding woman today -- deadline: Feb. 4. And find out more about the 2011 Athena Awards gala on April 28. 
 
 ColoradoBiz Podcasts
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The future of farms

Publisher Bart Taylor talks with Colorado Ag Commissioner John Stulp about the impact of Western water scarcity on agriculture.
See more ColoradoBiz stories on Channel 7
 
KMGH Channel 7 and ColoradoBiz are collaborating on stories that explore how business affects your life. You can also find them online at TheDenverChannel.com   
 
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