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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


What You Need To Know Before Idling Your Car

What You Need to Know Before Idling Your Car


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...