Former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter on The New Energy Economy

Aug 02, 2017, 11:00 AM

Mike talks to Bill Ritter Jr., director of the Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado State University. Prior to that he served as Governor of Colorado from 2007 to 2011.

During his term, Governor Ritter established Colorado as a national and international leader in renewable energy by building a New Energy Economy that's creating thousands of new jobs and establishing hundreds of new companies. He also enacted an aggressive business-development and job-creation agenda focused on knowledge-based industries of the future like energy, aerospace, biosciences, and information technology.

Governor Ritter is also the author of ‘Powering Forward: What Everyone Should Know About America’s Energy Revolution’

Governor Ritter Recommends - The Advanced Energy Legislation Tracker ( - Spot for Clean Energy ( - Sue Tierney - The Analysis Group ( - The Atlantic Magazine (

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