Nov. 19, 2015Solar array powering Battlement Mesa water plantRibbon cutting celebrates clean energy projectBattlement Mesa Metro District President Bill Nelson, center, uses giant scissors to cut a ribbon on the new solar array that will power the district’s water treatment plant. Garfield County Commissioner Mike Samson, fourth from left, and Garfield Clean Energy Board President

February 12, 2018Built-in energy efficiency pays off for new Garfield County Administration BuildingNew building in Rifle is ‘modern, comfortable, spacious and user-friendly’The Garfield County Administration Building in Rifle, built in 2016, is an example of using energy efficiency methods and materials from the ground up. Photo by John-Ryan LockmanHundred-year old historic buildings are often an

July 29, 2014Double efficiency upgrades yield 42% in electrical savings2012 refrigeration upgrade coupled with 2013 lighting upgrade results in ‘hefty decreases’ in energy use for Roaring Fork Liquors“People like to shop in well-lit spaces, with easy-to-navigate, wide aisles,” says Ken Robinson, owner of Roaring Fork Liquors in Glenwood Springs.Photo by Cameron BurnsWhen making business decisions,

Dec. 18, 2014Churches use energy efficiency to be good stewardsGarfield Clean Energy’s free energy coaching helps 10 churches lower their utility billsGrand Valley United Methodist Church is one of 10 congregations across Garfield County to make energy efficiency upgrades to lower utility bills and be good stewards of creation.Photo by Kelley CoxOn sunny days, Bill