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There are 33 biodiesel stations in colorado in fort

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Unformatted text preview: algae for fuel at Colorado State University. The promise of such a technology is great—it can be used for oil or for other biofuels for such end-products as jet fuel. Electricity is generated at several Colorado wastewater treatment plants. Sludge and anaerobic bacteria in a digester produces biogases that can be used for both heat and electricity. The economic impact of all biomass projects is difficult to assess but it is estimated that together they produced more than 57,000 MWh of electricity in Colorado in 2010. < COLORADO ELECTRIC POWER InDUSTRy GEnERATIOn By PRIMARy EnERGy SOURCE COLORADO ELECTRIC POWER INDUSTRY GENERATION BY PRIMARY ENERGY SOURCE 2003-2010 2003–2010 (In Millions of Megawatt Hours) Megawatt Hours) Year 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010b Coal 36.1 35.8 35.6 36.3 35.9 34.8 31.6 35.0 Natural Gas 9.2 10.7 11.9 11.9 15.0 13.5 13.8 11.5 a Hydroelectric 1.1 1.0 1.3 1.6 1.6 1.8 1.8 1.6 Wind 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.9 1.3 3.2 3.2 3.4 Solar 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.002 0.018 0.026 0.033 Bi...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.

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