Monthly Archives: August 2015

Profile Response: Pam and Steve Williams, Steamboat Springs, CO

Pam and Steve Williams have tied themselves to the land. They own and operate Glas Deffryn Ranch, a 200-acre specialty operation outside of Steamboat Springs where they raise Scottish Highland cattle. Although their ranch requires daily work, its hold on … Continue reading

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Profile Response: John Bringenberg, President Colorado Solar Energy Industries Association, Denver, CO

Sunny Colorado was one of the first states in the nation to embrace solar energy. The solar industry trade group COSEIA, Colorado Solar Energy Industries Association, is a leading advocate for solar energy. John Bringenberg is COSEIA’s current President.   … Continue reading

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Profile Response: Christopher Gorrie, Campus President Ecotech Institute, Aurora, CO

Ecotech Institute represents an emerging facet of America’s educational system: a private institution that provides focused training for high school graduates. Ecotech is the only school in the United States that offers an AA degree in renewable energy resources. About … Continue reading

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Trip Log – Day 110 – Leavenworth, WA to Sultan, WA

August 23, 2015 – Hazy, 80 degrees Miles Today: 79 Miles to Date: 6,149 States to Date: 22 The ride out of Leavenworth and up Stevens Pass is beautiful and strenuous, but at this point a 4,000 foot pass is … Continue reading

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Profile Response: Elan Nelson, Medicine Man Marijuana Dispensary, Denver, CO

If you want to know how we will chill tomorrow come to Colorado, the first state to legalize recreational marijuana. I met with Elan Nelson of Medicine Man, one of Denver’s largest dispensaries, to discuss this fledgling industry. Before I … Continue reading

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