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

Tim Schoechle: Muni could pave way to high-speed fiber broadband

Lately, I am hearing the question, “how is it that Longmont gets state-of-the-art, citywide (one gigabit symmetrical) municipal fiber broadband service (for $49 per month), while Boulder does not?” The… Read more

Richard David: A Better Option for Our Electricity Future

In the endless discussion on the Boulder muni, I think people are asking for choice. To me the best approach is for the state of Colorado to do what Nevada… Read more

Nick Kerwin: A Big Victory for the Muni

The PUC decision of April 19 was a big victory for Boulder municipalization, not a setback as the Camera story asserted. The critical action by the PUC was that the… Read more

Peter Mayer: See the MUNI through

Xcel has presented Boulder with two coal-fired turds labeled “final best offer” and “partnership.” These humiliating, turn-tail exit ramps are laden with carbon and are unacceptable. City Council should ignore… Read more

Mary Rogers: Boulder and Xcel are Misaligned

Xcel’s partnership offer is tempting. It promises certainty and finality, which are very alluring after years of uncertainty about our electric future, particularly its costs. But I agree with John… Read more