Castle Creek Hydro Center en Valley Roundup - April 24th, 2014 <p>Good afternoon and welcome to Valley Roundup, a review of the week’s top news stories in Aspen and beyond. &nbsp;</p><p>Joining us today are Curtis Wackerle from the Aspen Daily News and Michael Miracle from Aspen Sojourner magazine..</p><p>This week, Aspen City Council gave the cold shoulder to the much debated hydro-electric power plant proposal.&nbsp; The city will instead pursue other renewable sources of power.</p><p>Council also agreed in principle this week that Aspen’s core should be allowed to get louder at night than current noise rules allow.</p><p>Also today some case files in the Nancy Pfister murder are opened but they reveal little.&nbsp; And more construction and an upgraded credit rating provide more evidence that Aspen has emerged from the great recession.</p><p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 21:28:00 +0000 Roger Adams & Rob St. Mary 17600 at Valley Roundup - April 24th, 2014 Golden-Based Energy Lab Working With Aspen on Renewables <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The City of Aspen is working with an outside agency to come up solutions on how to meet their renewable energy goal. The City’s utility wants to be completely renewable by 2015. As Aspen Public Radio’s Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports, the City is working with </span>NREL<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory to come up with solutions. And, the controversial Castle Creek hydro plant is still in the cards.</span></p><p></p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 19:35:46 +0000 Marci Krivonen 14091 at Golden-Based Energy Lab Working With Aspen on Renewables