Together with PACE, Boulder County businesses achieved


Partners for a Clean Environment is your one-stop-shop for business sustainability in Boulder County.

Partners for a Clean Environment (PACE) provides free expert advisor services, financial incentives and a certification program to help businesses measure and gain recognition for their energy, waste, water, and transportation achievements. PACE Partners are businesses committed to supporting a strong economy, implementing environmentally sustainable practices and demonstrating leadership in our community.

Whether you are a business, a property owner or manager, or a contractor, PACE can help you advance your environmental performance goals.

  • For businesses: our expert business sustainability advisors support you in using energy and water more efficiently, reducing waste and finding better transportation options for your employees.
  • For property owners or managers: our advisors assist you in better supporting your tenants and their workspace needs.
  • For contractors: our advisors work with you to promote more efficient technologies.

Contact a business sustainability advisor at 303-786-7223 or

News and Events

FREE Outdoor Irrigation Assessments 

Great opportunity to ensure your irrigation practices reduce wasting water

Third Sustainability Transportation Summit

Join Commuting Solutions to explore the future of mobility and innovations in the world of transportation!

Incentive Highlight: Exterior Lighting Upgrades

Learn more about available rebates

First Business to Earn All Four PACE Certifications 

Congratulations ANDREA’s

Solar Workshop in April

Hear from installers, financiers, and owners with existing systems

Climate Action in Boulder County

Read more about Boulder County’s climate commitments

Incentive Highlight: Linear Ambient Lighting Fixtures

Learn more about available rebates

Save up to $17,900 on a 2019 100% Electric Car

Learn more about this great offer

Sustainability Event for Boulder County Auto-Repair Shops

More information about the event

Changes to Rebates for 2019

See the 2019 rebate offerings

How are we doing?

Help us serve you best by providing your feedback via our short survey.

Longmont to launch a Sustainable Business Program

Applications for the pilot program are currently being accepted

Apply now for the Lafayette, Louisville, and Superior Green Business programs

Applications are currently being accepted

Congratulations to the Best for Colorado Honorees!

Read more about the 8 Boulder County businesses recognized

Slow the Flow This Summer!

Read more about irrigation system audits

Turf Replacement

Read more about turf replacement

Other News

More upcoming news and events

PACE Partners

More than 3,743 Boulder County businesses are making strides to implement sustainable practices into their businesses and Partners for a Clean Environment is proud to recognize the following businesses and organizations for their involvement in the PACE program. Since the program’s inception in 1993, the leadership of these businesses and organizations has supported PACE in developing the full-service business sustainability consulting program we offer today. In partnering with PACE, you join a community of environmentally conscious Boulder County businesses that:

  • Understand that sustainability and profitability go hand in hand
  • Care about their customers
  • Pursue more sustainable business practices to support the health and environment of our local community

Find out which businesses are PACE certified.

Gain Recognition

PACE Partners deserve recognition for their work and commitment to sustainable business practices. When you join Partners for a Clean Environment and receive free sustainability services in Boulder County, your business becomes eligible for various forms of community recognition, including the opportunity to showcase your achievements through PACE’s annual awards. Award categories include partners who have achieved single or multiple PACE focus area certifications; greatest energy, waste and water reductions; best building owners; and more.

PACE Partner community recognition includes:

  • Access to Boulder County sustainability advising service to identify and implement efficiency opportunities at your business, at no cost to your business
  • PACE storefront window decal
  • Eligibility for inclusion in social and print media
  • Invitations to attend networking events and participate in other opportunities
  • Community recognition in Boulder County through awards program and other opportunities offered by city council or town board and/or PACE

Learn more about gaining recognition with PACE.