Press Releases

Colorado’s Roadmap to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Pollution Delivers Initial Results

[PRESS RELEASE] DENVER – Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020 – To deliver on the administration’s commitment to renewable electricity and bold action to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) pollution across the economy, Governor Polis has directed state agencies to develop a comprehensive action plan during 2020 that expands upon the Polis Administration's Roadmap to 100% Renewable Energy By 2040 and Bold Climate Action released in May 2019.

Colorado Energy Office Study Finds State Could Eliminate 1.4M Metric Tons of Emissions Annually by Utilizing Renewable Natural Gas

[PRESS RELEASE] DENVER – October 25, 2019 – The Colorado Energy Office today released a Renewable Natural Gas in Transportation: Colorado Market Study that provides a preliminary assessment of Colorado’s potential to produce renewable natural gas from major organic waste sources—including landfills, wastewater, animal and food waste—for use in on-road transportation systems.

Electric Vehicle Charging Station Grants Awarded as Colorado Celebrates National Drive Electric Week

[PRESS RELEASE] DENVER – September 18, 2019 – Charge Ahead Colorado, an electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure grant program managed in partnership by the Regional Air Quality Council (RAQC) and Colorado Energy Office (CEO), announced recent funding awards to numerous organizations for EV charging stations as events across the state celebrate National Drive Electric Week.

Colorado Officials Announce Agreement to Deliver More Electric Vehicles on Colorado Roads

[PRESS RELEASE] DENVER — Monday, July 29, 2019 – Following more than six months of collaborative conversations and negotiation, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), Colorado Energy Office (CEO), Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers and Global Automakers have reached a consensus agreement on a proposed Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) regulation.

Energy Smart Agriculture Workshop Series to Detail Cost Savings and Climate Resiliency Opportunities for Colorado Farmers and Ranchers

[PRESS RELEASE] DENVER – Tuesday, Apr. 2, 2019 – The Colorado Energy Office (CEO) and the Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) today announced a series of energy smart agriculture workshops to be held in late April that will detail energy savings and climate resiliency opportunities for Colorado farmers and ranchers.