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Tag Archives: Sierra Club

Environmental groups sue state oil and gas commission over Greeley drilling proposal

Environmental and civil rights groups filed a lawsuit against the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Tuesday, alleging that the regulatory agency violated its responsibility […]...

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April 12, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

BLM’s planned lease sale of 100,000 Colorado acres for drilling prompts legal protest

The Bureau of Land Management’s proposal to auction approximately 100,000 acres of federal public lands in northern Colorado for oil and gas drilling has attracted […]...

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April 12, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Water

Five follow-up questions on the I-70 project through Elyria-Swansea

At a tumultuous meeting last month in north Denver’s Swansea neighborhood, an angry crowd shouted down the Colorado Department of Transportation’s executive director as he […]...

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March 14, 2017 In-Depth, Just In, The Mix

Boulder’s clean energy pledge was driven by a lack of state and national leadership

Boulder aims derive 100 percent of its electricity from renewable energy sources by 2030. By the Sierra Club’s measure, that makes Boulder the 17th city nationwide […]...

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September 6, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix

Colorado Supreme Court weighs legality of city fracking bans

Anti-fracking activists gathered outside the judicial center to demand that the court allow cities to pass fracking bans and moratoriums without state interference — local […]...

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December 10, 2015 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix, Uncategorized

Progressives split with Polis over Obamatrade vote

Numerous Democrats took to the House floor prior to Thursday’s late-afternoon vote on the rules-debate to claim that a vote for the Trade Adjustment Assistance […]...

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June 12, 2015 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix

Wiretap: Bombing Tikrit; Horrible Longmont crime not murder

Bombing Tikrit The New York Times editorial board calls Obama’s decision to bomb the Iraqi city of Tikrit a dangerous escalation “without providing a shred […]...

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March 27, 2015 Just In, Wiretap

Judge blocks Colorado coal mine plan, orders feds to evaluate climate impacts

A court ruling issued in Colorado on Friday could nudge government agencies toward making more honest assessments of the climate impacts tied to the projects they approve for federal lands....

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June 28, 2014 Environment/Energy, In-Depth, Politics, The Beats

Colorado farmers join fight for tougher air quality rules

DENVER -- Farmers are joining a growing chorus in Colorado calling new proposed state air-quality rules weak and inadequate to address ozone levels that have spiked over the last half decade in the state as gas drilling has spread across...

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November 1, 2013 Environment/Energy, In-Depth, Politics, The Beats
Congressional leaders call for investigation of Keystone XL approval

Congressional leaders call for investigation of Keystone XL approval

More than a dozen members of the U.S. Congress sent a letter (PDF) to President Obama and to the Inspector General of the U.S. State Department requesting an investigation of the approval process for the Keystone XL pipeline....

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October 27, 2011 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics

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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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Wiretap: Even National Review wonders if Alabama will elect a man with no redeeming virtues

From The National Review, David French writes that it’s one thing to honor important men and women who had profound moral failings — say, Thomas […]

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