Commentary

Glass half full on plan to deal with water needs

A new report proposing ways to meet Colorado’s long range is the old glass half full. I was impressed to see it deals seriously with the need to expand water storage systems, including resevoirs–usually a bugaboo to environmental activists. But I was disappointed that the report entirely ignores water prices. G Gee, we want people to conserve water, but lets not consider the role of the price they pay. Exec Summary here Full report here

Adrian Moore

Adrian Moore, Ph.D., is vice president of policy at Reason Foundation, a non-profit think tank advancing free minds and free markets.