electric vehicles

Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published

Before Colorado’s legislative session starts, transportation spending sits at impasse and frustration is mounting

Republican leader Patrick Neville says the state needs to focus on roads, “not extra pogo stick lanes or bike lanes” as Democrats push back

Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published

Lyft is introducing a fleet of 200 electric Kias in Colorado, a car model that motorists here can’t even buy

A change to Colorado’s electric-vehicle tax credit law this year prompted the ride-sharing company to choose the state to launch its first EV fleet in the U.S.

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

EPA set to end California’s ability to regulate fuel economy, which could impact Colorado

A dozen states -- including Colorado -- and the District of Columbia also follow California's fuel economy standards

Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published

Colorado commission votes 8-1 to adopt zero-emissions vehicle mandate after three-day hearing

Colorado's adoption of ZEV rule means more electric vehicles will be on sale in the state. Commissioner Tom Gonzales voting against the rule.

Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published

The fierce debate over Colorado’s new zero-emissions rules includes auto dealers who are meeting future standard

The proposed ZEV rules aren't a fix for Colorado's air-quality problems, officials say. If adopted, nearly 94% of new cars sold in 2030 could still be gas-powered vehicles.

Opinion: Electric vehicles are the future for Colorado

The Air Quality Control Commission has the opportunity to ensure Coloradans have access to the best-performing, cheapest to operate and cleanest cars on the market.

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Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published

As Colorado considers an electric-vehicle mandate, here’s what to expect

Here’s the data behind some of the arguments that will be made as the state considers adopting an electric vehicle policy to improve air quality

Transportation Primary category in which blog post is published

Auto dealers say electric car mandate — a cornerstone of Colorado’s clean air quest — is a threat to tradition

Lowering emissions is a top priority in Colorado, but a look at how dealerships make money — parts, upgrades and financing — shows why dealers aren't happy about the plan to get more zero emission vehicles on the road