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New report ranks Denver #10 in nation for solar power as state regulators examine how to value distributed solar
Solar-powered auto body shop joins Environment Colorado to call for more solar

Today, Environment Colorado released a new report: “Shining Cities: At the Forefront of America’s Solar Energy Revolution”, a first-of-its kind comparison of the growth of solar in major American cities. The report ranks Denver 10th in the nation for installed solar as well as in solar capacity per capita. Environment Colorado was joined at Mancinelli’s Auto Repair Center by Mary Beth Susman, President of the Denver City Council; Rebecca Cantwell, Senior Program Director with COSEIA, the Colorado Solar Energy Industries Association; and Steve Mancinelli, owner of 100% solar-powered auto body shop Mancinelli’s Auto Repair Center, to discuss ways to keep Denver and the rest of Colorado at the forefront of solar energy development.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Colorado State Legislators Applauded for Calling on President Obama to Prioritize Action on Global Warming

16 Colorado legislators joined over 300 state legislators from 40 states to call on President Obama to follow through on his promise to fight climate change in his second term. The list of legislators can be found here.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

President Recommits to Tackling Global Warming in Inaugural Address

The President made a seminal proclamation in his inauguration speech, promising to "respond to the threat of climate change, knowing that the failure to do so will betray our children and future generations."

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Coloradans Launch 100 Days of Climate Action in Response to New National Climate Assessment Showing Wide Climate Change Impacts

The latest National Climate Assessment was released on Friday, predicting more wildfires and droughts across Colorado and the Southwest. Environment Colorado and a coalition of local environmental groups are taking action.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Fracking on Film

The newly-released Promised Land underscores the dirty truth about fracking.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

President Obama, Congress Save Wind Power in Fiscal Cliff Agreement

Today President Obama will sign into law a bill that extends key tax credits for wind power and averts the ‘fiscal cliff.’

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