Summit School District saves energy with smart software

May 13th, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Schools | 6 Comments

Through a combination of energy efficiency and actively managing energy use, the Summit School District is on track to save more than $100,000 in energy costs this year. In fact, after investigating the operation of lighting and HVAC equipment at Summit High School in the summer of 2012 with a new energy-management system called the Colorado | Read More

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Colorado Co-ops Spotlight Efficiency

April 1st, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Rebates | No Comments

The Colorado Rural Electric Association is working on a new program to help electric cooperative members use energy more efficiently throughout their homes, schools and businesses. The Colorado EnergyWise Project, a joint effort between CREA and its member co-ops, is in the initial planning stage, but the association intends to include several components that will be implemented | Read More

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Energy Efficiencies Could Help 6 states save $20B

November 15th, 2012 | Posted in Blog | No Comments

A new study finds that Colorado and five other western and southwestern states could save $20 billion by 2030 if utilities and residents accelerated the shift toward using energy more efficiently. In homes, this would require more overhauls to improve insulation, seal cracks, replace heaters and coolers, switch lights and swap out water- guzzling toilets | Read More

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