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New report ranks Denver #10 in nation for solar power as state regulators examine how to value distributed solar
Solar-powered auto body shop joins Environment Colorado to call for more solar

Today, Environment Colorado released a new report: “Shining Cities: At the Forefront of America’s Solar Energy Revolution”, a first-of-its kind comparison of the growth of solar in major American cities. The report ranks Denver 10th in the nation for installed solar as well as in solar capacity per capita. Environment Colorado was joined at Mancinelli’s Auto Repair Center by Mary Beth Susman, President of the Denver City Council; Rebecca Cantwell, Senior Program Director with COSEIA, the Colorado Solar Energy Industries Association; and Steve Mancinelli, owner of 100% solar-powered auto body shop Mancinelli’s Auto Repair Center, to discuss ways to keep Denver and the rest of Colorado at the forefront of solar energy development.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Park-In to Drive Down Pain at the Pump

Surrounded by hybrid and alternative fuel car owners staging a park-in, Environment Colorado Research & Policy Center released Beyond Oil: The Transportation Fuels That Can Help Reduce Global Warming, a report outlining policies that will wean the United States from oil to cleaner, more secure alternatives.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Environment Colorado Applauds Colorado's Congressional Champs

According to Environment Colorado’s annual Congressional scorecard, released today, Representatives Mark Udall, Diana DeGette, and Ed Perlmutter, are true environmental champions, voting for the environment 100% of the time in the 110th Congress.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Colorado Senators Split Vote as Senate Blocks Extension of Critical Renewable Energy Program

The new energy economy has been a bright spot in bringing good-paying, green collar jobs to Colorado.

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Colorado's Senators Go Different Ways on Global Warming

The following is a press statement by Keith Hay, energy advocate for Environment Colorado

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News Release | Environment Colorado

Sunny skies over a Colorado solution

The following is the press statement of Pam Kiely, legislative program director of Environment Colorado, that she delivered at the Governor’s signing of House Bill 1164 New Solar Energy Technologies outside the SunEdison solar power plant in the San Luis Valley.

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