Good intentions, bad outcomes. Six ways impervious surfaces harm our cities and the environment
Every year, hundreds of thousands of acres of natural land are paved over with concrete, asphalt and other impervious materials. Too often, the full extent of the threat this poses for us and our environment is ignored. It's time to start taking it seriously.
Rooftop solar on the rise
Environment Colorado winter 2024 newsletter
Recording of Renewables on the Rise: Success Stories webinar
Plastic bag bans work
Well-designed single-use plastic bag bans have successfully reduced plastic bag use and associated litter and pollution. Use the Single-use Plastic Bag Ban Waste Reduction Calculator to estimate the impact where you live.
Five key takeaways from the 5th National Climate Assessment
The latest federal report on climate change demonstrates that we have the tools we need to meet our carbon reduction goals, but we need to implement them much more quickly.
Wrapping gifts with less waste
Using upcycled, reusable and non-plastic materials to wrap gifts can help bring more joy and less waste.
Environment Colorado Program Report 2023
Fixed for the Holidays
You can still get great gadgets for less than Black Friday prices while making a good choice for the environment.