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How Techstars’ “GiveFirst” mantra became a road map for the startup community in Colorado and beyond

Boulder accelerator's founding principle has inspired more tech companies to make giving a fundamental part of their businesses

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Here’s Jared Polis’ initial to-do list, courtesy of current Gov. John Hickenlooper

Democratic and Republican leaders urge the Democratic governor-elect to embrace public accountability effort when he takes office

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Homes with no energy bills are catching on — even in Pueblo — and the extra cost isn’t as high as you’d think

A study that found building net-zero homes costs not much more than standard homes changed the trajectory of a Pueblo housing project. Now, more than 5,000 net-zero ready homes are proposed for Colorado.

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Colorado’s messy sales tax system could get more complicated as the state tries to tap into online revenue

In South Dakota v. Wayfair, Supreme Court ruled online taxes can't be "burdensome" for interstate sales, but Colorado's complex system will put the ruling to the test

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Jared Polis wants Colorado 100 percent powered by renewable energy, but talk is easier than the walk

At least 9 Colorado governments are working to wean themselves from coal and natural gas, but they say getting to 100% solar and wind power is harder than it seems.

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A roadside hotel in Eagle is being transformed into affordable homes — and other housing-strapped resort communities are watching

“This is what development should look like. This is the way to do it," says Kelly Herzog, the Eagle Valley developer behind the AmericInn project

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Why a computer maker moved manufacturing to Denver, despite ongoing trade war with China

System76, one of nearly 6,000 manufacturers in Colorado, shares how it believes it can financially succeed and says others can, too

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Aurora officials say water in Colorado is increasingly difficult to find. So they’ve tapped an inactive mine.

Like other Colorado cities, Aurora is searching for new sources as its population grows