Energy Efficiency Programs
Want to save money, stay comfortable in the winter, and make the environmentally responsible choice?
Let the Energy and Buildings team at Walking Mountains Science Center help you become more energy efficient!
For My Home
Looking to lower your utility bills and learn more about energy efficiency in your home?
For My Business
Take control of energy at your business. Schedule a walkthrough to decide how best to reduce your business energy footprint.
Rebates & Incentives
There are many different types of rebates your project might qualify for!
Residents in the Town of Vail, Town of Avon, Edwards Metro District, and Town of Eagle may also qualify for additional rebates.
Questions? Contact an Energy Coach!
Radon in Homes
Did you know that Radon is the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers in the United States? It occurs naturally and can build up in any enclosed building - especially in the winter when doors and windows are closed for heating and fresh air ventilation is reduced. Read more to learn more about what radon is and how you can protect yourself and your family from its harmful effects!
Low-Moderate Income (LMI) Household Assistance
Walking Mountains strives to provide inclusive access to energy efficiency to all our community members. By doing so, we offer increased support to income-qualified households. There are three programs that we support in order to accomplish this goal.
> Walking Mountains Internal Low to Moderate Income Assistance Program - 120% Area Median Income (AMI) or less
> Colorado’s Affordable Residential Energy (CARE) Program – 80% AMI or less
> Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) - Federal low-income assistance
> Click HERE to see if you qualify
SOLARIZE Eagle County
Registration for SOLARIZE Eagle County is now closed!
Meet some of the program team members
Latest Energy Programs Blog Posts
- Avon, Colorado Energy Rebates & Incentives for Residents & BusinessesTown of Avon partners with the Energy Smart Colorado program at Walking Mountains Science Center to provide $50 home energy assessments, free energy coaching, and increased rebate offerings for Town of Avon residents and businesses... Read more
- Press Release: Walking Mountains to Launch Eagle County’s Solarize Program to support growth of a local solar marketFor Immediate Release: 03-21-2022... Read more
- New Report Illuminates Tri-County Solar and Storage PotentialSometimes it baffles me that solar energy wasn’t harnessed for power in an effective way decades ago. I’m stating the obvious here, but the sun is the start of the energy cycle most life forms depend on. Oh, and it is limitless – or renewable, as the kids say –... Read more