The 156-megawatt Comanche solar array, shown here on Jan 20, 2019, is the largest solar project in the state of Colorado. Brought online in 2016, the site sits on 900 acres just south of Pueblo and can provide electricity to power 30,000 homes. Xcel's coal-fired Comanche electric plant is in the background. (Mike Sweeney, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Opinion: America can afford a Green New Deal – here’s how

It's important to be realistic. So let's start by figuring out how much to spend over five years to build a greener economy.

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A monumental question: Can Denver’s Beat Generation fans create a tribute to a movement and its inspiration?

Millions were inspired by Jack Kerouac’s “On the Road,” but his buddy, Denver’s Neal Cassady, fueled the literary and cultural upheaval. Now there’s a move to immortalize them in bronze.

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Coloradans undecided about national popular vote law, new poll shows, as idea becomes 2020 talking point

Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper isn’t fully on board with the idea, telling The Colorado Sun: “In the end, our Founding Fathers got things pretty right.”

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Colorado lawmakers want to eliminate spending caps. Here’s how the TABOR overhaul would work.

Any additional revenue would go toward K-12 schools, transportation and higher education in Colorado