Why Garfield Clean Energy?
Economic growth through energy efficiency, alternative fuels and local power
The purpose of Garfield Clean Energy is to help residents, businesses and governments throughout Garfield County, Colo., become more energy efficient and tap clean energy as a means to creating a stronger, more resilient economy.
Speeding the transition to a clean energy economy creates measurable economic benefits:
- Diversify the economy
- Create and expand new business opportunities
- Lower energy costs for families, businesses, and
governments, freeing up funds for other priorities
- Grow the local economy
- Create new jobs
- Lower business operating expenses
- Create competitive advantages
- Stabilize energy costs
- Use Colorado-produced natural gas and electricity for
alternative transportation fuels