Tag: greenhouse gas

More Gas Pains on the Climate Front

A new study slated to be published in the Journal of Geophysical Research¬†reports that natural gas producers in the Denver-Julesberg Basin north of Denver are losing 4% of their gas to the air because of leaks and venting. That lost gas is primarily methane (and a bit of […]

Colorado’s Impending Climate Catastrophe

It seemed reasonable and achievable when announced by former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter in 2007.¬† For the state to do its part to confront climate change, greenhouse gas emissions had to be cut 20% by 2020 and 80% by 2050. Unfortunately, meeting this modest goal is facing considerable […]