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What we can learn from California’s energy experience

California had many laws and programs to reduce the footprint of greenhouse gas emissions from its economy, and some have worked better than others. All are worth studying. Continue reading

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Road after Paris climate agreement

In a session called the Road after Paris, four Coloradans told inside stories from the climate change negotiations but agreed that the hard work now returns to state and local governments.
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Our energy of the future: flexible, decentralized, and diverse

Instead of energy-on-demand we’ll have energy-just-in-time is how one speaker in Denver described the energy system of the future. Others talked about different storage methods, more distributed energy, and greater diversity of sources. Continue reading

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Colorado forum reviews pope’s encyclical

A panel of various faiths and spiritualities talked with former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter about the messages in the papal letter titled, “On Care of our Common Home.” The pope was talking about more than just global warming, Ritter said. Continue reading

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