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How to Become a More Conscious Traveler

How to become a more conscious traveler

Did you know that even when single-use plastics are sent to landfills that they aren’t harmless landfill liners can leak harmful pollutants into the ... Details

Sole Power: The Best Way to Get to Work

How to get the most out of biking to work or events

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What You Need To Know Before Idling Your Car

What You Need to Know Before Idling Your Car

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Think Local First: How Shopping Relates to Sustainability

Why does is it matter where I shop?

  • Fact: Did you know that only about 33.6% of the revenue from national chains is reinvested into the community, while approximately 64.8% of the revenue from ...

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How to Dispose of Household Hazardous Waste

Disposal of Household Hazardous Waste in Eagle County

* All household hazardous waste can be brought to the HHW Facility located two miles north of Wolcott (Exit #157),off Highway 131, at the ...

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Lightbulb Swap at Eagle County Fair aims to Reduce Energy and Carbon Emissions

Eagle County residents are invited to a light bulb swap at the Eagle County Fair from July 26-28. Simply by bringing two inefficient, old-tech lightbulbs to the Eagle County Fair, residents will ...

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Holy Cross Energy offers $500,000 in grants for commercial energy efficiency projects

Holy Cross Energy (HCE) announced its 2018 Think Efficiency grant program, offering $500,000 in matching grant funds for commercial HCE customers to carry out electric energy efficiency projects ...

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Input Needed on Climate Action Plan for the Eagle County Community

In 2016 a group of over 30 stakeholders that includes representatives from the public and private sectors of Eagle County, came together to develop the Climate Action Plan for the Eagle County ...

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