Steve Skadron was mayor of Aspen for 6 years, a time when the city’s electric utility achieved carbon-neutral electricity and downtown building bulk was reigned in. But did his Mobility Lab miss or, as he insists, achieve success?
The Compact of Colorado Communities was birthed a year ago in climate-change activism in Aspen. But for its coming out party, a suburban location in metro Denver was chosen. Even so, some people believe such discussions are better held without mention of climate change or clean energy.
What’s lacking in the Colorado climate story? Aspen’s city government believes it’s a network geared toward assisting internal change in local communities.