Highlighted Posts

  • FCSG Statement on Our Climate Future Plan Draft (2/8/2021) - Posted on February 8th, 2021 The Fort Collins Sustainability Group (FCSG) has reviewed the “Our Climate Future Update” Item prepared by staff for the Council work session scheduled for February 9th, and has paid particular attention to Attachment 3, i.e. the “Plan Draft.”  We offer… Read more
  • FCSG Statement on the Fort Collins 2019 Community Carbon Inventory (1/29/2021) - Posted on January 29, 2021 With the release of the City's 2019 Community Carbon Inventory on January 27, 2021 (about a year late, understandably due to the lag in the reporting of critical data by the EPA), residents can see where we truly stand with… Read more
  • Coloradoan Can Do Better on Reporting Climate Crisis’ Link to Wildfires (1/1/2021) - Published in the Fort Collins Coloradoan on January 1, 2021 Most, if not all of the Coloradoan’s articles on Colorado’s record-setting 2020 wildfire season earlier this year failed to mention the relationship between wildfire and the climate crisis. It is therefore somewhat heartening to see… Read more
  • Reflections on the Notion of Sustainability (1/1/2018) - Since its inception in 2005, the Fort Collins Sustainability Group (FCSG) has focused on local climate policy. More specifically, we have advocated for City initiatives that would both reduce our community’s greenhouse gas emissions and help our community adapt to climate change. For a detailed… Read more