TITLE

Greening the Power of the Purse

AUTHOR(S)
Breggin, Linda
PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Environmental Forum;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the greenhouse gas emission reduction by creating a municipally run utility to replace a privately-owned energy company in Boulder, Colorado. It reveals that the city made a commitment to reduce its carbon footprint in response to the climate change crisis. In addition, the new local utility would be able to increase renewable energy resources and support local energy-related business.
ACCESSION #
67270994

 

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