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Colorado utilities turning on to battery power, thanks to dropping prices, advances in technology - Fri, 19 Oct 2018
Faster-than-expected drops in prices and advances in technology have found utilities like Xcel Energy and United Power in Colorado adding what was once considered the "holy grail" of renewable energy -- batteries to store power.

Small Business Administration backs nearly $885 million in Colorado loans last year - Fri, 19 Oct 2018
The U.S. Small Business Administration approved 1,766 loans worth $884.9 million in Colorado during the federal fiscal year that ended Sept. 30, according to a release Wednesday.

Colorado cracks a billion in annual marijuana sales in record time, generating $200M in tax revenue - Thu, 18 Oct 2018
Marijuana sales in Colorado have exceeded $1 billion as of August of this year, with tax revenue from those sales coming in at $200 million, according to a report.

Ruby Kirk-Gray, pillar of Denver’s black community, remembered for her entrepreneurship and philanthropy - Thu, 18 Oct 2018
Those seeking the light Ruby Kirk-Gray imparted into her community during her 101 years need only catch the sun filtering through the stained-glass window at Denver's Shorter AME Community Church bearing her portrait and name.

Canadian legalization creates opportunities for Colorado marijuana businesses - Thu, 18 Oct 2018
Nationwide recreational marijuana legalization makes Canada a fertile landscape for ganjaprenuers. While some Colorado companies are already cashing in on opportunities north of the border, the effect on the local cannabis landscape is expected to be mostly invisible to consumers, industry advocates say.

Concern about costs, push for more renewables fuels utility’s possible exit from Tri-State - Thu, 18 Oct 2018
Colorado-based Tri-State could see another defection as a member utility looks to get out of its long-term contract with the energy wholesaler.

Spin-off of Biju’s Little Curry Shop added to growing Golden Triangle food hall lineup - Wed, 17 Oct 2018
More chefs have been added to the forthcoming Golden Triangle food hall Broadway Market, and you may have heard of them.

The Denver Post extends deadline for Top Workplaces contest to Nov. 16 - Wed, 17 Oct 2018
Any organization with 50 or more employees in Colorado is eligible to participate (they can be public, private, non-profit or government entities). Nominated workplaces are evaluated by their employees using a short 24-question survey. Companies will be surveyed through December.

30,000 Xcel customers in east Denver lost power Tuesday due to downed transmission line - Wed, 17 Oct 2018
Problems with two transmission lines left nearly 30,000 east-Denver Xcel Energy customers in the dark Tuesday, including a long stretch of Colfax Avenue.

Want to live in the penthouse at the Four Seasons Hotel in Denver? It could be yours for a cool $10.75 million. - Wed, 17 Oct 2018
With views of both the mountains and Denver's high rises, the penthouse at the Four Season Hotel in downtown Denver offers posh living and a recent remodel that focused on technologic upgrades.