Opinions

September 2022

  • All-electric homes save money, make sense
    Colorado Politics - September 23, 2022
    Coloradans do need a “smart, balanced and cost-effective approach” toward reducing the state’s carbon footprint, as Ted Leighty suggests (“Don’t ban natural gas from Colorado homes,” Sept. 15). However, accurate data on energy prices and heat pump performance show that approach actually includes building healthy, efficient and electric new homes.

July 2022

  • Growth in Utah means more pollution if we don’t grow the smart way
    The Salt Lake Tribune - July 8, 2022
    Utah is growing 2.5 times faster than the national average according to the 2020 Census. With this growth comes an unprecedented building boom of new homes in Utah. But there’s a catch. All this growth means more energy demand and more pollution if we don’t grow the smart way.