Views, Letters to the Editor and Opinions on Renewable Energy, Coal and Boulder Muni Efforts.

Sam Weaver and Suzanne Jones: Why we still support the muni

We are going to vote “Yes” on city measures 2L, 2O, and 2P (2L-O-P) this election. We hope you will join us. Since voters approved the exploration of a city-run… Read more

Dryden Mills: Xcel not moving fast enough

Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, plus a wildfire season that is shaping up to be one of the worst in U.S. history, and, around the globe, massive floods in Bangladesh, the… Read more

Tom Asprey: Xcel's math doesn't add up for Boulder or the planet

Boulder has committed to get electricity from 100 percent renewables by 2030, and overall city-wide carbon emission reductions 80 percent below 2005 levels by 2050. Xcel’s latest proposal would take… Read more

Jeremiah Kaplan: Keep the big picture in mind on the muni

It’s easy to lose the forest for the trees regarding Boulder’s municipal utility. Keeping the big picture in mind simplifies the issue: Climate change is a disaster in the making… Read more

Patrick Casey: Support the environment through the muni

As a millennial, my future is anything but certain, and it’s hard to empathize with anyone that’s not fighting for a cleaner, more sustainable world. When I see two massive… Read more