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Smart Design: Affordable Green-Building Seminars

Three free workshops to watch a home being built in Carbondale. Learn about integrated design. Understand basic principles of smart design for affordable housing.

Tuesdays, April 16, April 30 and June 11 in Carbondale | Details here

Save energy and save money

Free energy coaching and access to rebates now offered
for businesses and households in Garfield County, Colorado.

Households: Free energy coaching and access to rebates for insulation, heating and cooling systems, whole house fans, water heaters, thermostats, heat tape timers and LED lighting. Get started here.

Businesses: Free building walk-through, plus rebates for lighting, refrigeration, heating, cooling, building controls, insulation, motors, engine block timers and heat tape timers. Get started here.

Carbondale & Glenwood Springs households: Get a comprehensive Energy Smart home assessment, with health and safety testing and quick-fix items, for just $100. Get started here.


  • Learn about your options for saving energy and saving money.
  • Prioritize recommended energy upgrades to get the most bang for your buck.
  • Find local contractors, review bids and get started on your upgrades.
  • Take full advantage of available utility and local rebates.
  • Enjoy a more comfortable home or workplace, and save money on your energy bills.

Sell Smart Buy Smart Energy Smart  

Click here for new information about using the Home Energy Score at time-of-sale. For sellers, buyers, REALTORS® and lenders.

Garfield Clean Energy success stories

Built-in energy efficiency pays off for new Garfield County Administration Building in Rifle

Garfield County Aministration Building in Rifle“We had to accomplish several priorities within this single structure,” said Frank Coberly, Garfield County Facilities Director. “We needed more space, we wanted to promote productivity and good health, and we wanted to use new construction techniques and materials for resource conservation and environmental responsibility.” Read the whole story.