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NREL, Governor's Office Help Coloradans Make Clean Energy Choices

For more information contact:
Sarah Holmes Barba, 303-275-3023
email: Sarah Holmes Barba

Golden, Colo., Sept. 13, 2000 - A new publication provides Colorado consumers with the tools to select sensible clean-energy solutions. The booklet, Colorado's Clean Energy Choices, provides basic information on green power available today from Colorado utilities around the state. It also outlines how farmers and ranchers can generate their own electricity from wind and solar power. The booklet contains information on clean energy at home and programs to help homebuyers purchase more efficient homes with lower utility bills. Finally, it provides information on transportation options including Colorado's experience with alternative fuel vehicles (AFVs).

It was produced by a partnership of the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the Colorado Governor's Office of Energy Management and Conservation (OEMC). Printing was supported by the Public Service Company of Colorado and by Colorado Clean Cities, part of a national coalition among DOE, local governments and businesses promoting the advancement of clean AFVs.

The document is online at www.state.co.us/oemc/pubs/cleanenergy/ColoradoChoices.pdf or www.eren.doe.gov/buildings/state_energy/pdfs/coloradochoices.pdf. To obtain a free copy from NREL, contact its Document Distribution Service by mail at 1617 Cole Boulevard, Mail Stop 1611, Golden, Colorado, 80401; by e-mail; or by phone at 303-275-4363.

For more information about clean energy in Colorado, contact OEMC online or by phone at 303-894-2383 or 800-632-6662.

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