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

Duncan Gilchrist: Xcel's path is too slow

In a talk a few days ago at Yale University, Bill McKibben pointed out that even if all the nations of the world kept the promises that they made as… Read more

Brad D. Segal: Why take an 'off-ramp' to nowhere?

In recent months our community has focused on whether or not Boulder should keep its municipal electric option. Voters will decide the issue this November. Some are now calling for… Read more

Cindy Carlisle and John Gerstle: What we have heard on the campaign trail

As we have been out talking with voters we’ve been impressed by the quality of questions they are asking. Boulder is lucky to have such an intelligent and engaged electorate.… Read more

Why environmental groups support the muni

Who will control our renewable energy future? The fossil fuel industry has controlled energy in the U.S. for the last century. As we move to an electric grid that is… Read more

Anne B. Butterfield: City should keep door open to muni

Having worked with Sam Weaver on a nonprofit board, I know Sam to be a clear-minded, super-well informed leader on all questions about electricity production, Xcel Energy and municipalization. Council… Read more