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

Upcoming Sustainability Events

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.

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

The Energy Smart Colorado program at Walking Mountains Science Center 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 Assistance Program - 90% AMI or less
  • Colorado’s Affordable Residential Energy (CARE) Program – 80% AMI or less
  • Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) - low-income

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

Download Rebate Resources



Latest Energy Programs Blog Posts

  • Local Resource for Healthy Home Information
    Shelter is one of the three requirements for survival. Our homes are meant to be our sanctuary and provide us with comfort and protection from the environmental elements. However, there are many ways in which our homes can actually be detrimental to our health and safety. Walking Mountains Science Center... Read more
    Published on: 2021-06-21
  • Lessons from Eagle County Icons & Sustainability Champions Andy Jessen, Adam Palmer and Seth Bossung
    If you’ve ever stood staring in front of a vibrantly colored, wildflower covered, seemingly undiscovered mountain landscape long enough to catch a bug in your mouth, you know.   If you’ve ever found it impossible to stop smiling as the sun sets on your after-work mini adventure successfully squeezed into a... Read more
    Published on: 2021-03-19
  • Energy Smart at Walking Mountains 2020 Achievements
    The year 2020 produced exciting results for the Energy Smart Colorado program in the Eagle Valley, administered by the Energy Programs team at Walking Mountains. Overall we reached 75% of our goals, which is great considering there was a pandemic that kept us out of homes and businesses for a... Read more
    Published on: 2021-03-10