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Denver is coming together to tackle its environmental challenges at the Sustainability Summit

Your City Now

Executive Director Brenna Simmons-St. Onge spoke with Your City Now about the growth of the Sustainability Summit since its inception.

11/30/2018

Best for Colorado Program Launches

KGNU

Executive Director Brenna Simmons-St. Onge spoke with KGNU about the Best for Colorado program and its official launch party on November 29.

11/29/2018

How Can Businesses Do Better?

Colorado Biz

Defining How Companies Can be Among the Best for Colorado.

11/20/2018

The Alliance Center to Host Best For Colorado Launch Party on Nov. 29

MarketWatch

Coloradoans Invited to Attend Event Bringing Together State’s Top Business Leaders to Celebrate Sustainability.

11/19/2018

Best for Colorado 2018

Colorado Biz

Find out who the winners were for the 2018 Best for Colorado awards and learn about our vision for the program moving forward!

10/7/2018

The Alliance Center Wants to See More Sustainable Companies in Colorado

5280 Magazine

On October 1st we officially took over the Best for Colorado program – learn how we are helping local businesses earn and maintain B Corp status – so they can be a force for good in Colorado.

10/3/2018

DC Lighting: Empowering our Digital Future

Westcoast Lighting Insider

Our DC Microgrid Project was featured in this story about the future of direct current technology and its impact on the lighting industry.

8/21/2018

Mayor Hancock Unveils Ambitious Climate Goals for Denver

5280 Magazine

Mayor Hancock pledged that Denver would transition to 100 percent renewable electricity by 2030, as part of the city’s 80×50 Climate Action Plan. Executive Director Brenna Simmons-St. Onge was a featured speaker at the press conference.

7/17/2018

Colorado’s Climate Gap and the Path Forward

WESTWORD

Director of Marketing and Communications Ashley Lovell addresses the unequal impact the climate crisis has on people of color living in more polluted areas and the poor in this op-ed piece featured in Westword.

6/24/2018

Colorado Climate Action Plan and Next Steps with Governor John Hickenlooper

DENVER BUSINESS JOURNAL

Governor John Hickenlooper visited The Alliance Center on 6.14 to talk about the updated Colorado Climate Plan. The governor addressed how climate actions across the state have and will continue to create economic opportunities, and how clean energy jobs continue to build our state’s economy. Following the governor’s remarks, a panel of the governor’s staff discussed strategies and actions to address a broad range of sectors including water, energy, transportation, and public health.

6/7/2018

Senate*House Rock: Encouraging Civic Engagement

KGNU RADIO

Our Programs Director, Brenna Simmons St. Onge speaks about our recent event focused on educating citizens on engaging with elected officials, and overall civics education. “The goal overall is to educate citizens and connect them with the right resources and information to meaningfully participate in our democracy.”

4/25/2018

Collective Conscious

MODERN IN DENVER

Check out this excellent article in Modern in Denver about The Alliance Center’s architectural design, green building practices, and our focus on providing a collaborative, impactful workspace.

4/21/2018

Living Our Values: Earth Day Resolutions

VOLUNTEERS FOR OUTDOOR COLORADO

Our friends at Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado gave us a great shout-out in their recent post about actions we can all take to be more earth-friendly.

4/19/2018

Grand Challenges Spark Ideas at ‘A Community Table’

UNIVERSITY OF DENVER

As part of the University of Denver’s Grand Challenges event, community members met at The Alliance Center to talk about change.

4/16/2018

From Warehouse To Wired Green Workspace

ARCH NEWS NOW

The Alliance Center offers a model for how aging buildings can be transformed into thriving, sustainability-focused, collaborative workspaces.

1/25/2018

Colorado Governor Releases State’s Electric Vehicle Plans, Saying “We Know That We Can Have A Cleaner Option”

THE DENVER POST

During his announcement at The Alliance Center on Wednesday, January 23rd, Governor Hickenlooper released broad plans to boost the state’s already booming electric vehicle market.

1/24/2018

An Update On Denver’s Sustainability Goals

303 MAGAZINE

On the evening of January 17th Mayor Michael B. Hancock and other city officials gathered here, at The Alliance Center, to discuss Denver’s Climate Action Plan with the public. Check out this great article about the discussion and ways you can get involved!

1/24/2018

How To Stop Playing Into A “Trash Epidemic” This Year

MIND BODY GREEN

On average, the world generates 3.5 million tons of solid waste per day. That’s 10 times the amount we produced just a century ago. Here are a few of The Alliance Center’s top tips to cut down on waste in 2018.

1/17/2018

Why Corporate Sustainability Should Matter To Recruiters

RECRUITER.COM

Corporate sustainability – a strategy that takes into account how a business operates in ethical, social, environmental, cultural, and economic realms – can have a positive ripple effect on the environment, the economy, and our communities. Learn more about how The Alliance Center is walking the walk of corporate social responsibility.

1/16/2018

How to set up a public electric vehicle charging station, the fast charging edition

TREEHUGGER

As electric vehicle use spreads, demand for more—and faster—charging stations will grow too. Find out how The Alliance Center is walking the walk of sustainability by installing our new DC Fast Charging Station.

11/14/2017

SSPR Launches Conscious Capitalism Program

THE COLORADO SPRINGS BUSINESS JOURNAL

SSPR is launching its Conscious Capitalism program and providing pro bono work for Alliance for Sustainable Colorado.

9/5/2017

Local Media Organizations Announce “Colorado Media Alliance”

HUFFPOST

The Open Media Foundation, KGNU, Colorado Independent, and a dozen broadcasting, print, online and community organizations like Common Cause are founding members of the Colorado Media Alliance. The group was initially convened in 2015 by John Powers and the Alliance for Sustainable Colorado.

7/3/2017

A Green Mentality – Colorado’s Other Claim To Fame

ANITA TURNER’S INSIGHTS

Learn how The Alliance Center’s green building practices compare with other collaborative working spaces across the country.

6/17/2017