Opinions

January 2019

  • The key to combating climate change is greater energy efficiency
    Colorado Politics - January 15, 2019
    A recent analysis by the Southwest Energy Efficiency Project (SWEEP) found that the main reason Colorado’s greenhouse gas pollution from electricity generation fell in recent years was energy efficiency: utility investments in energy efficiency programs, improved local building codes, federal appliance and lighting standards and other initiatives that support improved energy efficiency accounted for 52 percent of the drop in our state’s climate change pollution during 2007-2016