CO has one of the nation’s most educated, technically savvy workforces


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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3 rd
Venture capital investments per $1K for State GDP
5 th
best state for business
4 th
In total solar energy installed capacity
2 nd
best state for entrepreneurship & innovation
5 th
Ranking on the clean energy leadership index
2 nd
Top state for high-tech share of all businesses
4 th
for early-stage venture capital investment
4 th
4th, US Clean Tech Leadership Index
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highest rate of citizens with bachelor’s degrees
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Best state to start a business
3 rd
For high tech employment per 1,000 workers
8 th
in science and engineering doctorate holders  
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Among the fastest-growing cities for population
Magnificent national parks
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Red Rocks is the best amphitheater in the US
Rivers’ headwaters begin here
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Ranking for monthly energy costs in the US
3 rd
Denver is 3rd best city for college grads
Fourteeners (peaks with elevations 14,000 ft +)
Majestic national forests
national monuments
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Denver ranking for US cities most popular to move
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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