Allen Best

Articles by Allen Best

Black gold
Canada has made a "Fort McMoney" from its Alberta oil sands, but Colorado faces a tougher road

Mainstreaming marijuana in the mountains
Smoke clears for pot in Breckenridge, but not on Main Street

Taking aim on greenhouse gases
57 Denver buildings enrolled in city program to cut energy use

Oilfield innovators drawn to water
‘Garage entrepreneurs’ rarely yield breakthroughs, but drillers listen

Mountain resorts pay up for health coverage
Seasonal jobs, active lifestyles among the factors cited for disparities

Energy: Divided over drilling
Messages collide as fracking debate comes to voters

Putting water to work
Small-scale hydropower eyed for electricity, irrigation

State of the state: Agriculture
Branding effort under way for Rocky Ford melons

Quarterly energy report:
What's become of the New Energy Economy?

Making use of methane
Aspen ski company finds unlikely ally in effort to reduce carbon footprint

State of the state: Energy
Solar industry grapples with Chinese imports

State of the state: Energy
Energy Secretary Makes Case for Federal Support for Innovation

State of the state: Transportation
Union Station Once Again is a Hub for Rail Connections

State of the state: Energy
Hickenlooper Looks to Fleet to Promote Natural Gas

Forget the handicap
Renewables need to compete on par with the rest of the energy mix

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