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

55% is not 100%

Xcel Energy has recently proposed to close two of its coal-fired power plants and increase its investments in renewable energy. In a recent press release clearly timed to influence the… Read more

Duncan Gilchrist: Muni a good reason to be hopeful

As a 23-year-old living in 2017, I am often weary about the state of the world that my generation is inheriting. At the top of my list of concerns is… a… Read more

Brad D. Segal: Keep muni option open

This November, Boulder voters will decide whether or not to keep open the option of having a municipal electric utility. Community discussion has emphasized three issues: reliability, costs and environmental… Read more

Amber Hess: Read the PUC release to get the key muni takeaway

Anyone interested in what the Public Utilities Commission really said about Boulder’s municipalization should read the PUC’s own press release about it. The headline says: “PUC creates path forward for Boulder municipal… Read more

Leslie Glustrom: Liberate our power

This fall, Boulder residents will have an opportunity to vote on ballot measures 2L, 2O and 2P to further Boulder’s effort to form a municipal electric utility for our community.… Read more