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Donald Trump denies climate change and risks national security

Guest Post: Trump threatens national security by denying climate change Meanwhile, the US military...

Late last week, the White House took aim at a central and established tenet of national security: the threats posed by climate change. Our military and...

By law, state oil and gas regulators must “foster” the industry. Democrats aim to...

Editor's note: On March 13, the Senate passed the oil and gas bill 19-15 along party lines. Democrats backed several amendments considered favorable to...

Colorado’s new Department of Natural Resources head talks oil and water Dan Gibbs: 'We...

Hundreds of men and women who work in the state’s oil and gas fields flocked to the state Capitol this week to protest a...
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Guest Post: Colorado must better regulate the oil and gas industry Lawmakers need to...

Three years ago, I heard a large fracking project was coming to my neighborhood. I did some research and everything I found brought more...

Will Toor, head of the Colorado Energy Office, on climate change and the economic...

The Colorado Energy Office has become a key battlefield in the fight over the state’s energy future. In 2017, disagreement over whether the office...

Get to know the Green New Deal, by the numbers The plan would boost...

Not long after Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., was elected last November, she began gathering support for a “Green New Deal,” mobilizing young climate activists...

Guest Post: Colorado’s David Bernhardt has already shown his true colors 'Bernhardt has been...

Former U.S. Sen. Tim Wirth penned a head-scratching piece in The Colorado Independent this week. In it, he paints the nomination of fellow Coloradan...
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Guest Post: Secretary of the Interior – public citizen or private lobbyist? 'Climate...

The Coloradan nominated by President Trump to pick up the pieces from Ryan Zinke’s tumultuous tenure of the Department of Interior, David Bernhardt, knows...

Kate Greenberg, Colorado’s new ag commissioner, on climate change and mental health in rural...

Kate Greenberg, 31, has spent most of her adult life advocating for agriculture, a calling that’s taken her from farmers’ kitchens in the rural...

Rep. Lamborn: Dems’ support for green energy plan shows lack of ‘life experience’

WASHINGTON -- Colorado Rep. Doug Lamborn thinks his young Democratic colleagues are naive for pushing for a “Green New Deal” to combat climate change. The...