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Report finds zero-net carbon in northern Colorado very doable

Platte River Power Authority purchased wind power in 1998, a first in Colorado. Now, it is studying whether it can attain zero-net carbon. It looks doable. Continue reading

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Colorado’s tools for accelerating greenhouse reductions

New report by Colorado environmental groups calls for a price on carbon as one way to help achieve urgently needed reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. Continue reading

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County officials take on coal mine methane

Coal mines in Colorado’s North Fork Valley are known as among the worst methane polluters on the planet. Gunnison County commissioners ask: must this continue? Continue reading

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