The 2012 Pagosa Verde Symposium topic addressed Growth Strategies for Colorado’s Rural & Resort Communities. Community leaders and property owners from across Colorado and neighboring states joined representatives from universities, state and federal agencies, and private businesses to discuss the topics listed below. Agendas, presenter bios, and presentations are made available on our website for your benefit.

  • A Model For Geothermal Power In Colorado
  • Biomass Business for Forest Health and Renewable Power
  • Geothermal Direct Use – Greenhouses And Aquaculture
  • Heat Pump Technology in Municipal, Residential and Agricultural Systems
  • Net Zero Energy Neighborhoods and Municipalities – A Rural Adaptation
  • Solar Strategy For Rural Colorado
  • The ABCs of Energy Policy
  • Smart Grid and Our Energy Evolution
  • Community Unity