Erin Madson FILE

Erin Madson

There is no question that carbon pollution is the defining issue of our time. Humanity will sink or swim depending on reduced carbon emissions.

Everyone has heard of a few methods for getting carbon dioxide out of the air, such as planting trees or driving less. However, at current emissions levels, anything we can do as individuals won’t be enough. Seventy-one percent of current emissions come from just 100 companies worldwide, most of them oil and mining companies. However, there are ways that corporations can make a difference.

Erin Madson is a Cheyenne resident and a member of the local chapter of

Citizens Climate Lobby. Email:

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