Tag: Colorado Springs

Other Utilities, Public Utilities

GE Gas Turbines Will Replace Coal at Colorado Plant

February 10, 2021

Via: PowerMag

The plan to retire the last coal-fired units at a power plant in Colorado has moved a step closer to completion, with the announcement that Colorado Springs Utilities (CSU) has chosen General Electric (GE) technology to keep the plant operating […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Colorado Springs, Colo., Passes Bear-proof Trash Can Ordinance

November 5, 2019

Via: Waste360

The Colorado Springs, Colo., City Council recently passed an ordinance requiring residents west of Interstate 25 to have bear-proof trash cans. The ordinance was designed to decrease the number of human-bear interactions in the city, KOAA News 5 reports. The […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Colorado Springs, Colo., to Participate in Pilot Recycling Program

December 11, 2017

Via: Waste360

The state of Colorado currently has a 19 percent diversion rate, and in an effort to increase that number, the state is participating in studies to identify materials and end markets for remanufacturing and looking for new opportunities to get […]