Colorado Energy Office
Is Colorado leading or lagging on climate policy? It depends on which states you’re comparing us to.
On the one hand, the state has adopted some of the most ambitious climate laws in the county; on the other, critics say Gov. Jared Polis’ administration has failed to use the laws to their fullest.
Drafting rules to reduce Colorado’s greenhouse gas emissions may prove even harder because of missing dataBy Mark Jaffe Environment Primary category in which blog post is published
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Electric-vehicle makers want to sell directly to Coloradans. Dealers say that’s a “solution in search of a problem.”
Senate Bill 167 would let all makers of EVs, including Ford, sell their electric SUVs directly to customers, bypassing dealerships
Zero emission vehicle mandate still being considered, but this unusual consensus means most automakers now support adoption of controversial standard
Automakers hoped they could convince Colorado not to adopt controversial zero-emission vehicle standards by volunteering to make more electric-vehicle models available in the state
If Colorado becomes a Zero Emission Vehicle state, automakers must make 5% of their inventory electric vehicles by 2023. Automakers, however, offered an alternate EV plan
Revisions to six sets of rules and four bills in the statehouse, including one that enacts "social cost of carbon" standard, aim to reduce carbon emissions while protecting coal-plant workers from obsolescence
Colorado is a top electric vehicle state without a mandate. So why can’t locals buy most of the EVs for sale?
As Colorado considers adopting a zero-emissions vehicle mandate, some electric SUVs, crossovers and pickups are coming soon
As fight with Delta-Montrose Electric Association heads to court -- and PUC hearing -- Tri-State announces new wind, solar projects
More electric vehicles will likely be available in Colorado after a new executive order from Gov. Polis
The move puts Colorado on a path to be aligned with California’s zero-emission vehicles standards. The auto industry immediately pushed back