News Release | Environment Colorado

Coloradans one step away from plugging-in to solar power

Senate committee passes legislation after clean energy advocates, rural electric cooperatives, senate sponsors, and Governor’s energy office negotiate plan to bring solar power home to all Coloradans

News Release | Environment Colorado

Coalition Proposals Support Investment in Local Communities, Renewable Energy Initiatives, and Land and Wildlife Habitat Protection

Environment Colorado joined sportsmen, conservationists and clean energy advocates and filed several citizens initiatives that would ensure long-term funding for renewable energy development, wildlife habitat protection, and local communities impacted by the rapidly expanding oil and gas sector of the economy.

News Release | Environment America

Environment America Applauds Federal Court Ruling Vacating Illegal EPA Power Plant Mercury Cap and Trade Rule

 A federal appeals court today ruled that the Bush Administration’s rules allowing coal-and oil-fired power plants to avoid making deep mandatory cuts in mercury and other toxic air pollution violates the law. 

News Release | Environment Colorado

Meeting the Governor's challenge to stop global warming

Last month, the Governor set a statewide goal for cutting global warming pollution 20 percent by 2020. Environment Colorado’s A Blueprint for Action: Meeting Colorado’s Goals for Reducing Global Warming Pollution describes sixteen policies that will achieve that goal and get us on a solid path to reaching the goal of an 80 percent reduction by 2050.

News Release | Environment Colorado

U.S. House of Representatives passes landmark clean energy legislation

Clean energy businesses, agricultural interests, and advocates cheered as the U.S. House of Representatives passed landmark clean energy legislation.