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5th Annual Procurement Expo supports Colorado businesses.

January 22, 2014

Promoting growth and sustainability in Colorado's advanced industries.

Advanced Industries (AI) Accelerator Programs

Gov. Hickenlooper visits Durango on the 2014 Colorado Blueprint Tour.

January 11, 2014

Official site for disaster relief information.


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Best place for businesses & careers - Denver
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In total wind energy installed capacity
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Best state to do business
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State in Small Business Innovative Research grants
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most economically competitive state
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AI investment tax credit applications - Sept. 5

The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) today announced that the online application process for the Advanced Industry Investment Tax Credit will be available at