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Climate Change and Greenhouse Gases

The Air Quality Control Commission is providing public notice of upcoming meetings that may include Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas discussions.
January 16, 2014
Presentations provided:
  • Professor Scott Denning from Colorado State University provided his perspectives on the science of global climate change and solutions.
  • Taryn Finnessey presented the climate change initiatives of the Colorado Water Conservation Board.
  • CDPHE’s Patrick Hamel discussed the Department’s “Greening Government” activities.
  • The Commission’s administrator and attorney will describe the statutory requirements for potential GHG regulations.
  • Public comment provided by David Wofsey of Sonic Spark, LLC.
November 21, 2013
Topics discussed:  Patrick Cummins Executive Director, Western Climate Initiative, Inc. provided an overview of WCI’s efforts and recent developments to reduce GHG emissions in the West; and public comment received.
October 17, 2013
Topics discussed: Commission authorities to address GHG emissions and climate change; Understanding EPA's current and proposed regulations for GHG emissions and how sources in Colorado may be affected; Overview of APCD’s GHG/climate change activities and initiatives; Overview of EPA’s and Colorado’s current GHG emission inventories; and public comment received.

Your opinion is important to us.  If you have comments regarding this information or wish to have additional information included, please e-mail us at cdphe.aqcc-comments@state.co.us