Many Republicans fear these new proposals could drive up costs for the energy industry and push them to invest outside of Colorado.
Businesses nationwide responded to the preferences of customers and investors alike by spending more on renewable energy.
Democratic Speaker of the House KC Becker from Boulder said her party doesn’t want to put the industry out of business, but now that they’re in charge they’re ready to move things forward.
More than 50 parcels in New Mexico and Oklahoma will be up for bid including nine parcels near Chaco Culture National Historical Park.
Our Children's Trust, which supported the young plaintiffs in the case, said it was disappointed that the Supreme Court would not reconsider nor explain why.
Colorado has a long way to go in pursuit of 100 percent green energy. An important key to a future with renewables though will be storage.
The lawsuit, initiated by the Wildgrass Oil and Gas Committee, names Gov. Jared Polis and regulatory agency Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission as defendants.
Environmentalists and oil companies have been on edge since the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the fall.
Just a few years ago, 100 percent renewable energy goals were pie-in-the-sky academic thought experiments.
The lithium ion battery will provide power on days when wind and solar don't produce enough.