Gallery: Colorado to Be #2 in Renewable Energy Standards by 2020


On Monday a bill was dropped on Colorado Governor Bill Ritter’s desk that ups the states renewable energy standard to over 30% by 2020. The bill was passed by the state legislature and will place Colorado in the number two spot in the country — behind California — in renewable energy mandates. If signed by the Governor it will lower the state’s emissions by 30 million tons of carbon, equivalent to the emissions of 670,000 cars per year.

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  1. iessolar March 19, 2010 at 8:37 pm

    way to go CO. #2 is not the worst when it comes to clean energy.

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