A newly-formed Coalition of health, environmental, and community advocates, including WildEarth Guardians, 350 Colorado, the League of Oil and Gas Impacted Communities, Colorado Rising, Climate Reality Denver-Boulder, Earthworks, and others participated in the recent Air Quality Control Commission rulemaking hearing as parties – with resulting stricter rules underway.
The state’s air monitoring mobile lab measured a benzene level that is above the health-based screening guideline for short-term health impacts near Bella Romero school in Greeley, Colorado. The mobile lab measured a benzene level of 10.24 parts per billion (ppb) at Bella Romero 4-8 Academy in Greeley on Nov. 5 and confirmed the results late last week.
Clean energy activists found common ground with Libertarians in a joint conference on what microgrids can do to improve energy resilience and protect communities from the poor energy choices of utility monopolies.
If you’re not sure what movie to put on this winter, try one of these climate-themed films! They’re something for the whole family, and they’re sure to spur some good conversations about how we care for our planet.
With the holiday season coming up fast, bringing more material goods than we need or want, wrapped in more paper or plastic than we can ever reuse or recycle, the image of a Zero Waste society seems heavenly to me. What is it and how do we get there? Read on.