Environment

Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published

Environmentalists are demanding aggressive action on climate change. How far will Colorado Democrats go?

The political right in Colorado says the defeat of 2,500-foot setback measure signals the state is OK with the status quo for oil and gas

Business Primary category in which blog post is published

How a Louisville company aims to make electric cars cost less and drive farther using technology from CU

Solid Power is using a $20 million investment to build the largest solid-state battery factory in the U.S.

Angela Hawse takes helm of American Mountain Guides Association board as group leans on women to foster change in guiding culture

“We are at the forefront and it’s a really exciting time for us to rattle some cages and bring more awareness to issues,” she says.

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado, desperate for snow, explores new takes on the old idea of cloud seeding

The state, prompted by new research, looks to the skies as part of a multi-part plan to boost snowpack

Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published

A Colorado photographer thought he was alone in the Wyoming mountains. Then he heard a rescue helicopter.

Dean Krakel accidentally triggered a tricky search and rescue operation while sleeping in his tent -- something that can happen with satellite messengers

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

CDOT will cover cost of health study for Denver’s most polluted neighborhoods in I-70 project settlement

The $550,000 study is part of a settlement agreement after residents sued to block the expansion of Interstate 70 through northeast Denver

Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published

Battle over Carbondale to Crested Butte trail begins and ends at the top of McClure Pass. Economics are why.

Cyclists on the Gunnison County side of the Carbondale to Crested Butte Trail welcome the pathway, but don’t expect a connection to neighbors over the mountains

Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published

Pitkin County approves segment of Carbondale to Crested Butte Trail with promise of decades more scrutiny

“This is a really long process ... but this is just the beginning," said Gary Tennenbaum, the head of Pitkin County Open Space and Trails

Outdoors Primary category in which blog post is published

Carbondale to Crested Butte Trail stirs passions as final vote looms

The “high-priority” 83-mile trail will encounter highways, rivers and neighbors concerned about limiting the impact on wildlife and the environment as the state pursues a more expansive trail connection