Upcoming workshops and trainings

Energy Smart Contractor Expo

Workshops / Vendor booths / Networking

Explore new energy efficiency technologies / Exchange ideas / Discuss best practices

8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m, Thursday, April 27

Hotel Colorado, Sixth & Pine, Glenwood Springs

Keynote speaker: Tom Plant
Senior Policy Advisor for the Center for a New Energy Economy and Former Director, Governor’s Energy Office

Much of the increase in job opportunities for clean energy professionals and contractors is rooted in supportive local, regional and state policies. Policy expert Tom Plant will talk about where Colorado stands on policies for growing the clean energy economy, what is happening in the current legislative session, and what we can work toward in the coming years.

Register today: Tickets in advance $20 / Tickets at the door $30

Admission includes morning refreshments, lunch and workshop materials.

For more information, call CLEER at (970) 704-9200.


8:00 am: Contractor Expo, with 25 vendors demonstrating  energy efficiency and renewable energy products and services.
9:30 am: Keynote: Tom Plant, Center for the New Energy Economy at Colorado State University.

10:00 am: Workshops Round I

1. Energy Codes for Commercial Buildings: A Top 10 Approach. Shaunna Mozingo, Colorado Code Consulting

2. Zero Energy Homes. Scott Mills, DOE Zero Energy Builder Trainer

11:00 am: Workshops Round II

3. Understanding the Core Values of the 2015 IECC for Residential Buildings. Shaunna Mozingo, Colorado Code Consulting

4. ReStore: Sustainability Facility Helps Sustain an Organization. Dana Dalla Betta, Habitat for Humanity

12:00 pm: Lunch / Expo / Networking
12:45 pm: Workshops Round III

5. Grid-Connected Solar plus Storage. Steven Haines and Katharine Rushton, Sunsense Solar
6. Solutions to Reduce Energy Consumption in Advanced Rooftop Units. Juan Grobler, Fridgewize

1:45 pm: Workshops Round IV

7. Controlling LEDs to Meet Customers Expectations. Aaron Elam, All-Phase Electric and Doug Cuneo, Lutron Controls
8. Black Hills Gas Programs and Benefits. Misty Darby and Patricia Riber, Black Hills Energy

The Energy Smart Contractor Expo is hosted by

Garfield Clean Energy, CLEER, CORE, Energy Smart Colorado

Vendor booths

EXPO Host and

AJAX Mechanical Services

Black Hills Energy

Energy Smart Colorado

Holy Cross Energy

Xcel Energy



All-Phase Electric Supply

City of Aspen Utilities

Glenwood Springs Electric

One Source Lighting

Sunsense Solar


Atlasta Solar Center
Brite Ideas
Building Performance Contractors
Climate Control Co.
Colorado Crawlspace
/ Steam Master
Colorado Energy Office
Colorado Window Solutions
Lutron Controls
Modern Finishes LLC
Renewal by Andersen
Shamrock Sales
Stanton Engineering
Super Traxx Roaring Fork LLC


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