News Releases

News Release | Environment Colorado

Denver ranks fourth as EPA Unveils List of Cities with the Most Efficient Buildings

Today the Environmental Protection Agency released its second annual list of U.S. cities with the most Energy Star building, Denver ranked fourth.

News Release | Environment Colorado

New report shows Colorado’s global warming pollution on the rise, Summit County and ski industry leaders call for action

With ski season revving into high gear, Summit County Commissioner Karn Stiegelmeier, Breckenridge Mayor John Warner, and Dave November, Environmental Manager for Breckenridge Ski Resort joined Environment Colorado for a press conference at the base of one of the nation’s most visited ski slope. 

News Release | Environment Colorado

Obama Administration Gives Green Light to Cleaner Cars

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Transportation today proposed the first-ever uniform standards to improve fuel economy and reduce global warming pollution from new passenger vehicles.  The standards largely mirror those already adopted by 14 states.

News Release | Environment Colorado

Environmental groups want investments in clean energy and water conservation

Groups request that Fort Collins study alternatives to the Windy Gap Firming Project

News Release | Environment Colorado

Rural utilities, environmentalists team up to save energy and money for rural customers

The following press statement is by Environment Colorado Legislative Director Pam Kiely on the passage of Senate Bill 39, sponsored by Sen. Gail Schwartz (D-Snowmass Village), out of the Senate Local Government and Energy Committee today.