Author Archives

Jeremy Nichols

Jeremy Nichols is the Climate and Energy Program Director for WildEarth Guardians, a nonprofit environmental group dedicated to protecting and restoring the wildlife, wild places, wild rivers, and health of the American West.

Colorado Springs Moving Beyond Coal

The City of Colorado Springs intends to shut down the Martin Drake coal-fired power plant before 2025, according to recent reports. This is great news for Colorado Springs and the American West. Colorado Springs Utilities so far has been reluctant to budge from a planned 2035 retirement date, […]

A One-Two Punch in Defense of Clean Air

This week, WildEarth Guardians stepped up to defend clean air in the American West and push back fiercely against the Trump Administration’s plans to sacrifice our public lands for fracking. On Wednesday, we moved to block the U.S. Bureau of Land Management’s approval of 3,500 new oil and […]