Our Collective Impact in 2022

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There’s no doubt about it: 2022 was a strange year. Colorado continued to contend with the effects of the pandemic and climate change. The nation achieved historic climate legislation and faced another contentious Election Day. The world grappled…

The Case for a Just Transition

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The Current State of Colorado's Energy Economy Hi! My name is Jane Allen and I am the Assistant Director of Climate and Energy Resilience for the Regenerative Recovery Coalition, a program of The Alliance Center.  In 2021, the RRC’s Climate…

Our Equity Journey

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A Letter from Our Executive Director Dear Alliance Center Community, At The Alliance Center, we believe that climate justice requires fighting for justice in all aspects of society. Every voice counts as we create a better future for people…

Voting for Systems Level Change

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Why Vote? The Alliance Center exists to bring people together to solve systemic problems. This often takes the form of powerful, cross-sector partnerships that drive innovative solutions. Through collaboration, we have influenced 44 state laws,…

Invest in Climate Solutions Through the Healthy Soils Challenge

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Healthy Soils and the Climate Crisis Can we combat the climate crisis by paying more attention to… soil?  Yes, we can! Transitioning to regenerative agricultural practices is one of the most effective solutions to the climate crisis,…
Man works on solar panel, a clean energy source supported by the Inflation Reduction Act.

The Inflation Reduction Act and Its Impact on the Climate Crisis

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Last month, in a thrilling and unexpected move, the U.S. Congress successfully passed the Inflation Reduction Act. Although this bill addresses inflation, healthcare costs and more, it also happens to be the boldest and most comprehensive climate…

Supporting Colorado’s Regenerative Agriculture Movement

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Regenerative Agriculture in Action What does regenerative agriculture look like? On a sunny Friday morning, half a dozen Regenerative Recovery Coalition members stand surrounded by 1,200 fruiting or useful trees or shrubs. An Australian Shepherd…
A bill signing ceremony for a bill influenced by the Coalition's crowdsourced policy platform.

Crowdsourced Policy: A Coalition Innovation

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In just two legislative sessions, the Regenerative Recovery Coalition has contributed to the passing of more than 40 new Colorado state laws. Together, these laws have directed almost a billion dollars in state funding toward regenerative projects!…
Sandhill Crane Soaring by nature and wildlife photographer Jeanne Poling

Nature and Wildlife Photography with Jeanne Poling

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We love featuring local art at The Alliance Center! In this blog, explore nature and wildlife photography with Jeanne Poling, whose prints will be on display in the upper levels of our building through September of 2022. Hello! My name is…