Boulder COUNTY BUSINESS REPORT | NOVEMBER 1, 2013

Rebates offered for flood-damaged rentals

BOULDER - The city of Boulder has made a pool of new SmartRegs rebates available to assist landlords with flood repairs to meet the required energy efficiency standards. EnergySmart Advisors can help with SmartRegs compliance.

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Boulder COUNTY BUSINESS REPORT | JUNE 21, 2013

Organizations present awards

BOULDER - The city of Boulder and Boulder County recognized five businesses for their outstanding achievement in the EnergySmart program.

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Boulder DAILY CAMERA | December 2, 2012

Our EnergySmart Story

By Bruce Drogsvold

Our family enrolled in the EnergySmart program this year. We wanted to find out how we could reduce our monthly gas and electricity bills in our 100-year-old home. In 2011 we spent $1,700 for natural gas alone. That's too much.

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Boulder COUNTY PRESS RELEASE | NOVEMBER 27, 2012

EnergySmart offers discount on residential assessment fee

Boulder County, Colo. – Residents in all Boulder County communities are now eligible for a $30 discount on a home energy assessment or SmartRegs inspection, bringing the $120 cost for these services down to $90 for residents or owners of single-family and/or multi-family properties, including rental property owners in the City of Boulder pursuing SmartRegs compliance.

Additionally, residents in Boulder County wishing to learn more can now enroll for a free phone-only consultation. The free phone-only service will allow residents to ask questions and get advice based on similar homes.

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Boulder DAILY CAMERA | NOVEMBER 26, 2012

Eco-friendly options for patio room insulation

Q: What are some eco-friendly options for insulating an unheated room of my home that was once a patio?

A: Enclosing a rarely used patio space is a great way to add year-round useable square footage to your home. Installing insulation is a necessary process to ensure that room comfortably connects with the rest of your home. Foam installation is an effective solution to full sealing because it's fire-resistant and provides a strong temperature barrier in tight spaces.

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Boulder DAILY CAMERA | NOVEMBER 23, 2012

Boulder gives out more than $160,000 in SmartRegs rebates

Boulder officials announced Friday that there are no more SmartRegs rebates available for 2012 after giving out $160,420 in upgrade assistance this year.

The rebates -- designed to help defray the cost of complying with the city's new SmartRegs energy-efficiency standards for rental property owners -- will be available again in 2013, but the amount and structure of the rebates have not been announced.

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BOULDER COUNTY PRESS RELEASE | NOVEMBER 15, 2012

A local resident shares his experience in completing home energy upgrades

Boulder County, Colo. – Paul Norton completed home energy improvements with the help of an EnergySmart Advisor. Both his family and his tenants are enjoying the benefits of greater comfort and lower energy costs. Maeve Conran from KGNU interviewed both Paul Norton and Energy Advisor Hannah Bulick live on the radio.   

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BOULDER COUNTY PRESS RELEASE | NOVEMBER 13, 2012

Local business owners share their experience in completing energy upgrades

Boulder County, Colo. – Dennis Coombs of the Pumphouse Brewery in Longmont and Priscilla Cohan of Boulder Arts and Crafts in Boulder completed energy improvements with the help of an EnergySmart Advisor. Maeve Conran from KGNU interviewed both business owners and Energy Advisor Amanda Sutton live on the radio.

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Boulder COUNTY PRESS RELEASE | NOVEMBER 2, 2012

Local residents win Home Energy Makeover with EnergySmart

Reichert family will receive $20,000 worth of energy upgrades

Boulder County, Colo. – John Reichert and his family received a pleasant surprise when the Boulder County Commissioners and EnergySmart staffers visited to award them the Grand Prize in the EnergySmart Home Energy Makeover.

The Home Energy Makeover grand prize, valued at approximately $20,000, includes a new energy efficient furnace, air sealing and insulation upgrades to the attic and crawlspace/basement, an energy efficient water heater, cooling system upgrades, and $4,000 to use for recommended energy upgrades of the homeowner's choosing.

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LONGMONT TIMES CALL | OCTOBER 30, 2012

Longmont woman among home energy makeover winners

BOULDER -- Cara Owen of Longmont is one of four Boulder County homeowners who won second-place prizes in EnergySmart's Home Energy Makeover contest.

Prizes included a new energy efficient furnace, home air sealing, insulation upgrades and $1,500 for a recommended energy upgrade of the homeowners' choice.

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