Fracking Plans Challenged in Northwest Colorado

At the end of April, WildEarth Guardians challenged the Trump Administration’s plans to auction off nearly 59,000 acres of public lands for fracking in Jackson, Moffat, Rio Blanco, and Routt Counties in northwest Colorado. The appeal squarely challenges President Trump’s climate denial and refusal to come clean with […]

Coal-Opted: Western Muni, Co-op Utilities Face Reality of New Renewables Being Cheaper Than Existing Coal

UPDATE: Moody’s just released a companion report highlighting not only the increasing economic risks associated with coal-fired power plants operated by western rural electric cooperatives, like Tri-State Generation, but also the incredible opportunities to transition to renewables in the wind and solar-rich American West. Read more at Clean […]