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EPA Officials Visit Craig To Talk About Coal

Environmental Protection Agency officials are visiting northwestern Colorado to learn more about how proposed pollution rules for power plants could affect a region where the economy is tied to coal.

09/10/2014

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Clean-Air Rules Assailed In Denver As Too Much, Too Little

Hundreds of people across the country lined up Tuesday to tell the Environmental Protection Agency that its new rules for power-plant pollution either go too far or not far enough.

07/29/2014

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Opponents, Supporters To Discuss Clean Air Rules

Hundreds of people will tell the Environmental Protection Agency what they think of proposed rules to cut pollution from power plants during public hearings Tuesday and Wednesday in Denver.

07/29/2014

An image of smoke from the Black Forest Fire in June 2013. (credit: CBS)

EPA Promotes Global Warming Proposal To Governors

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency promoted proposed clean power plant rules to Western governors Tuesday.

06/10/2014

A C-130 making a drop at the West Fork Complex Fire on Monday (credit: CBS)

Obama Pitches Wildfire Plan To Western Governors In Colorado Springs

President Barack Obama on Monday encouraged a group of governors to support a plan to pay for wildfire suppression, and the proposal got a positive reception from the 10 leaders gathered for an annual summit.

06/09/2014

Gov. John Hickenlooper (credit: CBS)

10 Western Governors Meeting In Colorado Springs

Ten Western governors are meeting this week in Colorado Springs to discuss issues including the drought and the environment.

06/09/2014

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Colorado Well-Positioned For Pollution Standards

Out of all the states in the nation, Colorado offers the best sneak peek at what the nation would look like once President Barack Obama’s energy regulations take effect.

06/02/2014

Sen. Joe Manchin (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Manchin In Denver, Urges Mines To Speak Out About Coal

The Democratic senator leading the battle against the White House’s strategy to fight climate change urged the mining industry on Tuesday to speak out about coal’s role in providing affordable, reliable electricity to the country.

04/15/2014

An image of the cleanup effort in Sand Creek (credit: CBS)

Suncor Reaches Settlement After Sand Creek Contamination

Suncor reached a settlement with the government to replace natural resources lost in a 2011 benzene spill.

11/16/2013

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EPA Holds Hearing In Denver On Plant Emissions

Carbon pollution and what the federal government should do about it is under review in Denver.

10/30/2013

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