Aspen SkiCo http://kvnf.org en KVNF Local Newscast: Monday, May 13, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-local-newscast-monday-may-13-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Environment Foundation gives $50,000 to protect Thompson Divide from drilling</li><li>Parks &amp; Wildlife increasing bear hunting licenses in response to dangerously high numbers of black bears in the state</li><li>Delta Historical Society offers tribute to two unique sisters</li><li>Feds, Utah agree on health plan</li><li>iSeeChange: history unfolds with the story of twin orchardists in the North Fork Mon, 13 May 2013 14:46:24 +0000 Brian Cambria 10222 at http://kvnf.org Coal Mine Converts Waste Methane into Electricity http://kvnf.org/post/coal-mine-converts-waste-methane-electricity-0 <p>The North Fork Valley is now home to a new form of "green" electricity. On Friday, Oxbow’s Elk Creek mine officially launched a 3 megawatt project generating electricity from methane gas. KVNF’s Ariana Brocious reports that the project is the culmination of years of work from an unlikely alliance: involving the mine, a gas company, electric co-ops and the uber environmentally-conscious Aspen Skiing Company.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 16:39:52 +0000 Ariana Brocious 14223 at http://kvnf.org Coal Mine Converts Waste Methane into Electricity