Updates

Alliance Launched To Save Bees

Sixty-five chefs, restaurant owners and other culinary leaders joined us to launch the Bee Friendly Food Alliance. Through the Alliance, chefs and restaurateurs are calling attention to the importance of bees to our food supply, the dramatic die-off of bee populations, and the need to protect our pollinators. LEARN MORE.

News Release | Environment Colorado

Renewable Energy Standard Shines On- HB10-1001 Groundbreaking 30% RES Passes First House Floor Vote

Legislation to expand and strengthen Colorado's Renewable Energy Standard (RES), the cornerstone to this year's New Energy Economy agenda, passed on 2nd reading today in the House on a party line vote. 

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News Release | Environment Colorado

House Committee Passes Increase to Renewable Energy Standard, Takes Necessary Step in Repowering Colorado’s Economy

HB10-1001, today passed out of the Colorado State House Transportation and Energy Committee on a vote of 6-5. Sponsored by Representative Max Tyler (D-Lakewood/Golden), House Bill 1001 calls for an increase in the state’s Renewable Energy Standard from 20 percent to 30 percent by 2020.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Gov. Ritter Announces Major Boost to Renewable Energy Standard

New Energy Economy legislation will require nearly one-third of electricity come from clean energy sources and will create thousands of good-paying jobs.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Ritter balances budget, makes sound judgment for environment

The following press statement is by Pam Kiely, legislative program director of Environment Colorado

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Cleaning-up a toxic legacy

Elected officials, business, and advocates gather in Canon City to announce new legislation to strengthen clean-up at uranium processing facilities

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