Category Archives: Colorado

U.S. wind energy production hit record high in 2015.

NATIONAL — NAWind energy generated a record 191 megawatt-hours of electricity last year, enough for 17.5 million homes, an industry group said recently. The American Wind Energy Association said wind produced 4.7 percent of the nation’s electrici ...

Vestas to team up with Xcel on a massive wind farm.

BRIGHTON, Colo. — Vestas Wind Systems is teaming up with Xcel Energy on a huge 600-megawatt project in eastern Colorado, Portland Business Journal reported. The project will be Colorado’s largest wind farm. David Eves, president and CEO of Xcel&# ...

Tax incentives lure 1,370 new jobs to Colorado.

COLORADO – State tax incentives are luring companies to beef up their work forces in Colorado. The Colorado Economic Development Commission just approved applications from seven companies to step up hiring in Colorado in exchange for tax benefits. Co ...

Two Colorado cities among nation’s top tech hotspots.

DENVER – Jones Lang LaSalle just released its 2015 Tech Outlook report. The commercial real estate brokerage firm ranked cities based on their talent pool, startup friendliness, economic momentum, cost of renting office space and their cost of living. ...

Nail down a job at Home Depot.

DENVER – Home Depot is now on a hiring spree to staff ten stores throughout the Denver area. In addition to positions for adults, Home Depot offers flexible schedules for students ages 16 and up. The home improvement chain sells a variety of items, inc ...

Gear up for a holiday job at Coleman Outlet.

BROOMFIELD, Colo. – Looking to save up some extra cash for the holidays? Coleman Outlet is now on a hiring spree in Broomfield. The outdoor gear retailer sells a variety of equipment, including sleeping bags, tents, coolers, stoves and lanterns. Colema ...

All Valley Home Care holds hiring event.

BOULDER, Colo. – All Valley Home Care is now hiring non medical home care workers in Boulder and Longmont. The company provides home care services for seniors, including help with bathing, housekeeping, transportation and incontinence. Applicants shoul ...

Denver Career Fair kicks off Nov. 18.

DENVER – Are you looking for a job in Denver? If so, you may want to check out the Denver Career Fair on Nov. 18. A wide variety of employers will be hiring during the career fair. Employers planning to attend the event include University of the Rockie ...

Dunbar Armored launches career fair.

CENTENNIAL, Colo. – Looking to get a job in the security industry? Dunbar Armored is now hiring drivers and trainee guards. The company provides armored car, cash logistics, valuable management and other security services for businesses, governments an ...

Whitewave Foods beefs up employee count in Denver.

DENVER – WhiteWave Foods, a healthy food manufacturer based in Denver, is continuing to beef up its staff after posting record profits during the third quarter. WhiteWave Foods caters to shoppers looking for healthy options, such as non-GMO and organ ...

ProtectWise combating stealthy computer hacks.

DENVER – ProtectWise, a computer security startup based in Denver, is attempting to combat the stealthiest of hacks. While a multitude of programs are available that will notice when a computer faces a large attack, many programs will not note a virus ...