October 10th, 2023
At first glance, it is bewildering that after decades of knowledge about accelerating global warming and climate chaos, humans continue to fuel the process by sending unsustainable amounts of greenhouse gases (GHG) into the atmosphere while simultaneously destroying nature’s carbon balance systems.
October 4th, 2023
Western Colorado prides itself on clean air for much of the year, a diverse economy, and unmatched quality of life. There’s an opportunity to help ensure this continues with Colorado Clean Cars standards.
July 10th, 2023
A recent study comparing the costs and benefits of coal-based power plants to those of wind and solar energy projects found a clear answer surrounding the future of our power grids.
July 2nd, 2023
Explanations of just some of the best-known positive feedback loops, and there are more being uncovered all the time. Collectively, they accelerate the rate of global warming and its consequences beyond what would otherwise be predicted.
May 8th, 2023
Colorado utilities can no longer use your money against you! This great news is thanks to last week’s passage of Senate Bill 23-291. This new law:
April 4th, 2023
A new machine to draw carbon from air in Brighton may be North America’s largest effort. But is there a “moral hazard”?
February 15th, 2023
States and nonprofit groups can apply for $27 billion in funding from a “green bank” that will provide low-cost financing for projects intended to cut planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions.
February 13th, 2023
Regulators and lawmakers want Xcel Energy, Colorado’s largest electric utility, to turn up the juice and make sure that businesses and homeowners who want to go solar get connected to the grid more quickly.
February 2nd, 2023
Colorado residents and solar installers have accused Xcel Energy, operator of utilities in eight states, of dragging its feet in the interconnection process for rooftop solar projects.
February 1st, 2023
Some solar customers and installers say Xcel Energy is purposefully delaying hundreds of solar connections across the state to avoid losing money.
January 26, 2023
We sorted through new and tantalizing layers of federal, state, Xcel and local credits for buying clean heat pumps, water heaters and more