News Release | Environment Colorado

Extreme Weather Increases Toxic Waste Cleanup Costs

Extreme weather, caused in part by global warming, is increasing the health threat posed by the country’s most toxic waste sites, known as Superfund sites.  

News Release | Environment Colorado

Clean energy to recharge Colorado’s economic engine

This statement is in response to an announcement by the Governor’s Energy Office that they are establishing a process to support projects through the funds provided by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.


News Release | Environment Colorado

FASTER puts 21st century transportation solutions on the fast track

Gov. Ritter signs bill that creates 8,000 new jobs and invests in green transportation solutions

News Release | Environment Colorado

Sen. Gary Hart: Obama's energy plan starts transformation of new, 21st century economy

Former U.S. Senator Gary Hart of Kittredge discussed the Obama energy plan before a packed room of hundreds at a monthly meeting of the Colorado Renewable Energy Society. 

News Release | Environment America

Future of America and the planet depends on a Clean Energy Economy

Statement of Environment America Executive Director Margie Alt on President Obama’s address to Congress

News Release | Environment Colorado

America's President hails new era for environment and economy

A press statement on President Obama's bold announcement to create a market based cap  on carbon pollution and massive investments in New Energy Economy.

News Release | Environment Colorado

Town hall discusses recharging Northern Colorado’s economy with shovel-ready jobs

Rep. Markey joins agricultural, business and environment groups to discuss growing green economic recovery in Northern Colorado

News Release | Environment Colorado

President Obama signs 'green recovery' plan in Denver

Today at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, President Barack Obama signed an economic recovery plan that delivers $78.6 billion in clean energy, energy efficiency, and green transportation.

News Release | Environment Colorado

Colorado leadership key to passing "green recovery" plan

Environment Colorado lauded Congress for the passage of a "green recovery" plan today through the House of Representatives and for the expected passage later this evening through the Senate. The green economic recovery package contains nearly $80 billion in clean energy, energy efficiency, public transit, rail and other green transportation funding.

News Release | Environment Colorado

Economy Repowered with Green Jobs, More Clean Energy

Yesterday afternoon, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid announced a final deal on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.