Tag Archives: Basalt

Bus rapid transit in the Rockies

Despite a free-falling economy, Colorado’s Roaring Fork Valley OK’d bus-rapid transit. Natural gas powers the buses, which are quieter and cheaper to operate. Continue reading

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Basalt’s small hydro

Basalt, Colo., retrofitted its water system to produce electricity, but the federal permitting process wasn’t easy.
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