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Tag Archives: Colorado State University

This Colorado physicist’s gospel of energy efficiency is taking hold. But is it too late?

Amory Lovins recently traveled from his home near Aspen to talk about growing bananas at 7,100 feet in the Colorado Rockies. The house was built […]...

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November 22, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

Climate change is shrinking the West’s water supply

Picture a snowflake drifting down from a frigid February sky in western Colorado and settling high in the Rocky Mountains. By mid-April, the alpine snowpack […]...

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May 15, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized, Water, Water

Rep. Doug Lamborn pushes CSU to halt HIV research over fetal-tissue stings

Undercover videos purporting to expose the illegal sale of human fetal tissue surfaced in July, prompting anti-abortion Republican Rep. Doug Lamborn to launch a public health […]...

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August 4, 2015 Health, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

News Poem: ‘On the rocks’

I said we'd be in the protected bays where the Southern Ocean meets the most southerly continent. She said, oh. I said I thought if I paddled far enough from the ship I might hear icebergs melting. I said, they...

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April 15, 2014 Movable Feast, The Blogs

Climate-change analysts watching Colorado flood-insurance market

BOULDER, Colo. -- About a month before the floodwaters tore through town, NOAA released its climate-change report....

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September 23, 2013 Environment/Energy, In-Depth
Colorado’s snow-starved winter raises specter of worst wildfire season in 10 years

Colorado’s snow-starved winter raises specter of worst wildfire season in 10 years

The prescribed burn that roared out of control, claiming the lives of three nearby residents and scaring hundreds of others is just the beginning of what could be a frighteningly long fire season in Colorado....

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April 4, 2012 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Top Stories

Predicted reduction in trout habitat due to climate change called ‘startling, depressing’

Trout habitat will be cut in half in the western United States over the next 70 years if current climate change trends continue, according to a federally funded study conducted by 11 scientists from various federal agencies, conservation groups and...

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August 16, 2011 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
Gov. Ritter to lead CSU new energy center

Gov. Ritter to lead CSU new energy center

Outgoing Gov. Bill Ritter announced today he will become director of the Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado State University. Effective Feb. 1, Ritter also will assume the title of senior scholar at CSU's School of Global Environmental...

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January 5, 2011 Education, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
Scientists blast Colorado roadless rule even as Udall backs wildfire provisions

Scientists blast Colorado roadless rule even as Udall backs wildfire provisions

Some key Colorado politicians seem to like the state’s controversial roadless rule – submitted last week to the Obama administration – but a lot of scientists and environmentalists clearly aren’t convinced....

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April 14, 2010 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
Polis CNN foil Chaffetz looks to kick college football into national playoffs

Polis CNN foil Chaffetz looks to kick college football into national playoffs

When it comes to college football and politics, Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz knows better than most that revenge is indeed a dish best served cold; he just wishes his consumption of those dishes ate up a little less airtime...

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January 10, 2010 Center Well, Civil Rights, Criminal Justice, Politics, Top Stories

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Don’t miss: Citizens’ Climate Lobby Energy Speaker Series

Members of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby are proud to offer their Monthly Energy Speaker Series, an opportunity for learning and community engagement on the important […]

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The Stapleton Foundation nixes the S-word from its name

The Stapleton Foundation is dropping the word “Stapleton” from its name in response to residents’ growing frustration that their northeast Denver community honors the memory […]

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