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Colorado 9th in the Nation for Solar Jobs Last Year
Nationwide solar employment growing 10 times faster than rest of the economy

Colorado has more than 3,600 people employed manufacturing and installing pollution-free solar energy, according to a national Solar Jobs Census released by The Solar Foundation. According to the analysis, Colorado ranks 9th in the nation for solar jobs. 

News Release | Environment Colorado

President Recommits to Tackling Global Warming in Inaugural Address

The President made a seminal proclamation in his inauguration speech, promising to "respond to the threat of climate change, knowing that the failure to do so will betray our children and future generations."

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Coloradans Launch 100 Days of Climate Action in Response to New National Climate Assessment Showing Wide Climate Change Impacts

The latest National Climate Assessment was released on Friday, predicting more wildfires and droughts across Colorado and the Southwest. Environment Colorado and a coalition of local environmental groups are taking action.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Fracking on Film

The newly-released Promised Land underscores the dirty truth about fracking.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

President Obama, Congress Save Wind Power in Fiscal Cliff Agreement

Today President Obama will sign into law a bill that extends key tax credits for wind power and averts the ‘fiscal cliff.’

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Local farmer, brewer, environmentalist unite to call on Congress to save wind subsidies

In Fort Collins today, Environment Colorado was joined by Doug Odell of Odell Brewing, Michael Baute of Spring Kite Farm, and Pamela Shaddock of Senator Udall’s office in releasing a new report touting wind energy’s environmental benefits to date and calling on Congress to renew the federal wind tax credits.

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