Views, Letters to the Editor and Opinions on Renewable Energy, Coal and Boulder Muni Efforts.
As our city leaders engage Xcel in yet another episode of negotiations, it would be wise for them to bear in mind that a leopard cannot change its spots. Xcel… Read more
In this time of pandemic, no one wants to take unnecessary risks. We are all hoping that as we navigate this crisis, we will do it in a way that… Read more
Why is Boulder pursuing a partnership with Xcel when residents have repeatedly voted in support of the muni?Published on: Thursday, May 21, 2020
By Matt Cortina Over the last decade, Boulder residents voted to pursue a municipal electric utility six times: First, in 2011, to authorize a municipal utility and to fund planning… Read more
A recent Xcel Energy announcement that it achieved a company record emissions reduction last year yielded conflicting responses from Boulder residents on the value of the city’s municipal utility effort… Read more
Had the polling place not been positioned in a partial construction zone, not well-known, hard to identify and even more difficult to reach, it’s clear to me that many more… Read more