Golden’s NREL signs on to help develop National Western energy plan

By Jon Murray

Experts at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory will help planners of the National Western Center project come up with ways to avoid turning the large north Denver area into an energy hog.

The goal is to make the $1 billion-plus campus of event venues, university agricultural research facilities and stockyards so energy-efficient that it could be a “net-zero” district, producing at least as much energy as it consumes…  Read more….