Critical climate and clean energy investments will create millions of good-paying jobs, lower energy costs for families, invest in disadvantaged communities, and reduce climate pollution. Not only are Coloradans demanding climate action now, with 79% of registered voters supporting Congressional action on climate change, they are experiencing the devastating impacts of climate change. At the end of 2021 and the beginning of 2022, Colorado experienced its most devastating wildfire which destroyed almost 1,100 houses and businesses, demonstrating precisely why Congress must act now to pass the Inflation Reduction Act to secure Colorado’s future. Here’s why Colorado needs the climate investments in the Inflation Reduction Act now: 

Voters in Colorado want solutions to the climate crisis.

Investing in clean energy means jobs for Colorado.

Coloradans are already feeling the impacts of climate change.

If we do nothing, it will get worse for communities across the state and cost billions.

Climate change and fossil fuel pollution have a disproportionate impact on people of color in Colorado.