Thank you to the loyal readers and supporters of The Colorado Independent (2013-2020). The Indy has merged with the new nonprofit Colorado News Collaborative (COLab) on a new mission to strengthen local news in Colorado. We hope you will join us!
Allen Best reports on energy, water and other issues in Colorado, the Great Plains, and the Intermountain West for a variety of magazines and newspapers. He also publishes a weekly e-magazine called Mountain Town News. See a recent essay, "Dark side of the moon and climate change" and a recent story, "Solomon-like wisdom in methane emissions or something else?"