CREDIT UNION TIMES, DECEMBER 20, 2011
Elevations Credit Union has been selected to enter into a joint agreement for the administration of a new EnergySmart loan program. The loans, for energy efficiency upgrades, will help residents, businesses and commercial property owners in Boulder County and Denver looking to make improvements that save energy and money.
BOULDER COUNTY BUSINESS REPORT, DECEMBER 15, 2011
If you're a landlord who has been grumbling about having to meet the city of Boulder's energy-efficiency SmartRegs requirements by 2019, let us give you a reason to cheer up. The old ClimateSmart Loan program is about to come back in a new and improved format - fueled by a $25 million federal Department of Energy initiative and a partnership with Elevations Credit Union in Boulder.
DAILY CAMERA, DECEMBER 15, 2011
County residents who enroll in the EnergySmart program by Dec. 31 will receive free LED holiday lights. The EnergySmart program is designed to help area property owners reduce their energy use. Residents who sign up will have an energy advisor visit their homes and point out where upgrades can be made. Energy advisors can also help homeowners get financing for upgrades.
DAILY CAMERA, DECEMBER 1, 2011
A year and a half after Boulder County was forced to suspend its popular residential ClimateSmart Loan Program -- which had lent homeowners about $13 million to make energy-efficient upgrades to their properties -- county staffers are hammering out the last details of a replacement program.
BOULDER WEEKLY, NOVEMBER 18, 2011
Since January, $217,000 in EnergySmart rebates have helped 230 commercial properties sport new, high-efficiency lighting. Eighteen have upgraded heating, air conditioning and water heaters, and 16 boast improved refrigeration.
LONGMONT TIMES CALL, OCTOBER 27, 2011
County residents will have two opportunities in Longmont soon to learn about Boulder County's EnergySmart program.
The program helps make becoming more energy efficient easier and more affordable. Representatives from the program will be in Longmont at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9, and Tuesday, Nov. 15, at U.S. Bank, 436 Coffman St. There'll be a 30-minute presentation, refreshments will be served and there will be plenty of time for the public to ask questions.
BOULDER DAILY CAMERA | OCTOBER 3, 2011
The Boulder County EnergySmart program will cover 50 percent of the cost for businesses and commercial property owners to tune up existing heating and cooling systems until the end of October.
BOULDER COUNTY BUSINESS REPORT, SEPTEMBER 29, 2011
Companies and commercial property owners can receive rebates for heating and cooling system tuneups they make in buildings in Boulder County.
Companies can receive 50 percent back on the amount they spend to tune up existing heating and cooling systems through the county's EnergySmart program.
EnergySmart wants you to bundle up this winter. No, not with a coat and gloves. EnergySmart is running energy audits around the county, and advisors have found Boulder homes consistently under-dressed for the winter — in spots that surprise some homeowners.