News Release | Environment Colorado

Governor signs two bills to spur 'New Energy Economy'

Today, Gov. Bill Ritter signed two pieces of clean energy legislation – House Bill 1281 and Senate Bill 100 - to help create a “New Energy Economy” for Colorado. Environment Colorado joined the Governor at the signing ceremony outside the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s Wind Test Center in Boulder.

News Release | Environment Colorado

'New Energy Economy' one step from Governor's desk

The Colorado State Senate voted for a strong renewable energy standard today on 2nd reading.

News Release | Environment Colorado

Gov. Ritter Signs Landmark Water Quality Bill

On March 12, 2007 Governor Bill Ritter signed a landmark bill to protect Colorado water quality. Governor Ritter noted the importance of the bill to Colorado: "We as a state need to do all we can to protect this precious resource," Governor Ritter noted. "Water quality and quantity should be viewed together."

News Release | Environment Colorado

Renewable energy standard receives strong endorsement from the House

Legislation to double Colorado's renewable energy standard - the cornerstone to this year's clean energy agenda - was passed by the House of Representatives today by a vote of 59 to 5.

News Release | Environment Colorado

Western State Governors' global warming announcement prompts call to action

In the wake of today’s announcement from the governors of five Western States of a regional plan to reduce the pollution that causes global warming, leaders of three ColoradoColorado to join the effort. 

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