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Wind Farm Brings Jobs, Rate Savings to Southern Colorado

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In 2004, Colorado enacted a renewable energy standard (RES), which has informed energy diversification by requiring Colorado utilities to increase their share of electricity from renewable sources. Each investor-owned utility must achieve 30% renewable generation by 2020, and for one utility, a single project recently played a crucial role to keep them on target to meet Colorado's RES.

La Junta Man Named to Investment Firm’s Circle of Champions

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La Junta businessman Kirby A. Shineman has qualified for the Waddell & Reed Circle of Champions conference for the 11th time.

Circle of Champions members are selected based on a review of investment, insurance and financial planning sales generated by each advisor. Five hundred of Waddell & Reed's 1,800-member network across the nation qualified this year.

Small Business: Plan to Become Disaster-Proof Today

Colorado Business

Get Tips at Free Webinar hosted by SBA and Agility Recovery

You've gone online to get the checklists, read the articles, joined the webinars, and gathered some really good disaster preparedness tools for your business. But what should you tackle first?  Is it the financial protection that comes with good insurance coverage?   Should your priority be protecting your employees?  And how do you find the time to work on a disaster recovery plan?

SBA Launches New Website for America’s Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs

Colorado Business

Certify.sba.gov will assist small firms doing business with federal government; streamline applications and eliminate documentation obstacles

SBA has launched certify.sba.gov, a new website to further streamline and improve the application processes for small businesses and entrepreneurs seeking to do business with the federal government.

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