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

Julie Zahniser: Vote Yes on 2L, 2O, 2P to Liberate Our Power

Xcel’s proposed transition to 55 percent renewables is a welcome possibility, but please note that it is not a commitment. David Eves, Xcel’s president in Colorado, said in his Sept.… Read more

Shana Parker: Vote yes on 2L, 2O and 2P to Liberate Our Power

Xcel’s proposed transition to 55 percent renewables is a welcome possibility, but please note that it is not a commitment. David Eves, Xcel’s president in Colorado, said in his Sept.… 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