reservoir http://aspenpublicradio.org en Non-Profit in the Spotlight: Aspen Global Change Institute - Part 3 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/non-profit-spotlight-aspen-global-change-institute-part-3 <p>Due to climate change being a global issue, organizations like the Aspen Global Change Institute (AGCI) need to have feelers all over the country. In 2013,&nbsp;AGCI&nbsp;opened an office in Washington D.C. where Program Director, James Arnott is now based. Arnott discusses AGCI's role in the nation's capital and John Katzenberger, AGCI's co-founder and director, explains the positive steps being made in the Roaring Fork Valley.&nbsp;</p><p>Learn more about AGCI&nbsp;by visiting their <a href="http://www.agci.org">website</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Cornelia Carpenter 14187 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Non-Profit in the Spotlight: Aspen Global Change Institute - Part 3 Hydro Project in West-Central Colorado Will Provide Aspen with Power http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/hydro-project-west-central-colorado-will-provide-aspen-power <p></p><p>The City of Aspen is working toward powering its utility with 100-percent renewable energy. A good chunk of that energy will come from a new hydropower facility in Ridgway, Colorado. If all goes according to plan, the City will start getting power from the facility on February 20th. Aspen’s one of two entities purchasing power from the plant. Mike Berry is with the Tri-County Water Conservancy District, the organization running the plant. He spoke with Aspen Public Radio's Marci Krivonen.</p><p></p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 18:00:09 +0000 Marci Krivonen 14136 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Hydro Project in West-Central Colorado Will Provide Aspen with Power