News & Events
PACE Energy Rebates Still Available!
Partners for a Clean Environment (PACE) still has 2018 rebate funds available throughout Boulder County to help your business improve its energy efficiency and generate renewable energy! Projects may include:
 
Lighting
Cooling Efficiency
Heating Efficiency
Motor and Drive Efficiency
Restaurant Equipment
PV Solar Systems
 
Contact a PACE Advisor to ensure your project meets eligibility requirements and to place a reservation: 303-786-7223 or info@PACEpartners.com....Read More
 
Xcel Energy’s Renewable*Connect Solar Garden Opens For Businesses!
Want solar but don’t have the capital or roof space? How about a solar garden subscription? Xcel Energy’s Solar Connect is opening soon, and it will be available to businesses on the C (Commercial) rate (those with electricity demand under 25kW) soon. This new solar garden will fill up very quickly, so watch this space for applications! Larger business customers can apply starting June 6th.....Read More
 
New Energy Tools for Owners and Tenants in Leased Buildings
Are you an owner or tenant of a leased building? Do you want your building to be net-zero, but the incentives just don’t line up? You’re not alone, and new but simple solutions are on the table. The Rocky Mountain Institute, with support from the City of Boulder, is offering a free training to help build business cases for building owners and tenants of leased buildings to strive towards net-zero or deep energy savings.....Read More
 
C-PACE training for Contractors and Building Owners
Another opportunity is coming up to get the latest on Commercial Property-Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) lending. Commercial contractors, property owners, developers, government and business representatives are all welcome.
Registration is free: SIGN UP HERE
May 16, 8:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m.
Boulder County Courthouse East Wing
Additional opportunities available in Denver and in Fort Collins
 
Food Waste Awareness Week
Did you know that the average American tosses nearly 300 lbs of food each year? We’re partnering with Boulder County, Boulder Food Rescue, PACE, Community Food Share, City of Boulder, and Longmont Food Rescue to change that! Join us this coming April 16th-22nd for Boulder County’s first annual Food Waste Awareness Week. Throughout the week, Boulder County and its partners will be hosting a series of events to bring awareness to this issue in our community, across the country and around the world. Community members can join us for free events.....Read More
 
Sustainable Packaging Course
Join PACE Partner 1908 Brands in Boulder for a full-day "Essentials of Sustainable Packaging Training Course" on May 16. 1908 Brands has partnered with the nonprofit organization GreenBlue to offer the “Essentials of Sustainable Packaging Training Course,” a full-day training that covers the life cycle of packaging. Tickets are available HERE.
 
Slow the Flow This Summer!
Whether you have a little landscaping or a lot, your business can improve your sprinkler system’s efficiency with a free sprinkler consultation! Resource Central’s trained technicians will run a few tests to check your sprinklers’ efficiency and diagnose any problems your system might have. Plus, you’ll receive a customized watering schedule to reduce water usage and keep your grass healthy all summer long. Sign up HERE.
 
Turf Replacement
Want a beautiful, water-wise garden...for FREE?
The City of Boulder is offering its first-ever Turf Replacement Program in partnership with local non-profit, Resource Central. It rewards community members with the information, tools and materials to easily convert 200 sq. ft. (or more) of grass into a vibrant, low-water landscape. Sign up HERE.
 
Recycling Center Tour April 24th
Join your fellow Boulder County business owners and employees for this popular tour of the upgraded Boulder County Recycling Center!
 
Tue, April 24th, 2017 2:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Boulder County Recycling Center
1901 63rd Street Boulder, CO 80301
 
 
We'll learn about what happens with all of those materials that you toss into your single stream recycling bin, both at home and at work. Attendees will be among the first to learn about the newest equipment upgrades and new materials accepted for recycling, and will leave with a better understanding of why and how the recycling process works here in Boulder County.
 
 

December 2017 Newsletter:

 
70% off Eco Passes in Lafayette
For 2018, Boulder County is offering a 70% reimbursement for RTD EcoPasses or MyRide cards....Read More
 
2018 PACE Rebates
Partners for a Clean Environment (PACE) will continue to provide rebates in 2018 to help your business improve its energy efficiency and generate renewable energy!...Read More
 
PACE Sustainable Holiday Give-Away!To celebrate the end of a great year, PACE will be offering FREE compost bags, LED bulbs and string lights, high efficiency faucet aerators, and other “green” goodies to businesses in Boulder County....Read More
 
So Cool - Upgraded Refrigeration Requirements
If you have refrigeration or air conditioning, you may be affected by EPA’s recent update of refrigerant requirements to protect human and environmental health, with a compliance date of this Jan 1st....Read More
 
Keep it Clean - We are all downstream!
Did you know that accumulated snow from plowing can be full of pollutants, sediments, oils, trash and debris? Keep this stuff out of streams and creeks with PACE best management practices...Read More
 
'Tis the season for sharing (Your Ride)! Tired of blowing your holiday budget on car repairs, insurance and gas? Car sharing is the norm in major cities, and there are now two local options to free yourself and your employees from the hassle of car ownership, right here in Boulder County...Read More

 

August 2017 Newsletter:

Local Governments and Businesses : We Are Still In 

Amid this summer’s highs and lows, local government leaders have reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement in light of...Read More

Money Saving Xcel Energy Rebates

Fall is a good time to help boost your sales if you are a heating contractor, and customers can improve their bottom line by reducing their heating bill...Read More

Brighten Your Longmont Business with A 50% Lighting Bonus from Efficiency Works!

Take the chance to save money and energy like never before! Efficiency Works is now offering your company a 50% bonus rebate...Read More

Grease is Gross! (And Illegal) 

Restaurant Owners...do you have a grease bin out back? Do you know if it's leaking or full? A leaking bin or spilled grease is considered “illegal discharge”...Read More

Efficiency and Mobility for All 

You already know about PACE's services for businesses, but did you know that...Read More

Clean Air Challenge Home Stretch! 

Participants have already logged over 27,000 alternative vehicle miles...Read More

 

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