Energy Efficiency Programs

Want to save money, stay comfortable in the winter, and make the environmentally responsible choice?
Let the Energy Efficiency Programs team at Walking Mountains Science Center help you become more energy efficient!

Read our blog | Download the 2020 Energy Programs Brochure

Energy Efficiency and Building Science Resources

Home Energy Assessments Completed
Energy Rebates Paid To Local Homes and Businesses
MtCO2e (metric tons CO2 equivalent) reduced annually
Utility Cost Savings in Local Homes and Businesses Annually

For My Home

Looking to lower your energy consumption and bills in your home? Learn more about the resources through Energy Smart.

Free Radon Test Kits for Radon Action Month

January is Radon Action Month and is the perfect time to test your home because windows and doors are typically closed. In an effort to prevent lung cancer from exposure to radon gas get your free test kits at any of the following locations all month long:

  • Pharmacy inside Shaw Cancer Center – 322 Beard Creek Road in Edwards
  • Eagle County Environmental Health Department desk – 550 Broadway in Eagle
  • El Jebel Community Center – 20 Eagle County Drive in El Jebel
  • Front Desk at Walking Mountains Science Center – 318 Walking Mountains Lane in Avon

For My Business

Take control of energy at your business. Schedule a walk-through to decide how best to reduce your business energy footprint.

FREE Assessments & DOUBLE Rebates

Town of Vail residents and businesses are encouraged to schedule free energy assessment for:

>Free Site Visits
>Free Home Energy Assessments
>Free Energy Coaching
>DOUBLE Rebates! Up to $1,000 for Town of Vail homes
>DOUBLE Rebates! Up to $2,000 for Town of Vail businesses

Income Qualified Energy Assistance

Colorado’s Affordable Residential Energy program (CARE) is committed to increasing comfort, creating a safer living environment, and lowering energy bills for income-qualified Coloradans. CARE leverages EOC funding, utility rebates, and local resources to provide FREE energy efficiency services to income qualified participants like appliance upgrades and air sealing which help reduce energy bills.

CLICK HERE to find out if you qualify. | CLICK HERE to fill out the application.

Enroll for a Home Energy Assessment

Is your home leaking energy? Do you want to save money on your energy bill?

Enroll for a Business Walk-Through

Is your business leaking energy? Do you want to save money on your energy bill?

Residential Rebate Application

Business Rebate Application

Radon Resources

Eagle Valley Contractor List



Latest Energy Programs Blog Posts

  • Free Radon Test Kits
    In an effort to help prevent lung cancer from exposure to radon gas, Walking Mountains Science Center has partnered with Vail Health’s Shaw Cancer Center and Eagle County’s Environmental Health Department to raise awareness and offer free radon test kits. January is Radon Action Month and is a perfect time... Read more
    Published on: 2021-01-07
  • Actively Green 2020 Award Winners
    Published on: 2020-12-23
  • Heating Your Home This Winter
    The days are short, frost is in the air, and the cold is making its way into your home. Or, maybe the heat within your home is escaping faster than it can be replaced. It’s not uncommon to feel like you need a little supplemental heat during the winter to... Read more
    Published on: 2020-12-16