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Construction & Demolition Debris
Electronic Waste
Energy Efficiency
Fan Engagement
Food Donation
General Assistance - Energy
General Assistance - Other Topics
General Assistance - Waste & Recycling
General Assistance - Water
General Assistance -Other Topics
Green Cleaning
Green Energy
Green Purchasing
Green Sports Cleaning
Groundskeeping
Landfill Trash
Multimedia Pollution Prevention
Organic Waste
Recycling
Stormwater
Transportation
Waste & Recycling
Water Conservation
Water Re-Use


Construction & Demolition Debris

Waste-Not Recycling

Commercial and construction recycling programs for large-scale manufacturing companies in the greater Denver area
Location: Johnstown   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : General Assistance   (970) 669-9912  
Email: http://www.waste-not.com/contact-us  

Waste-Not Recycling

Construction waste recycling programs for metal and concrete resources in the greater Denver area
Location: Loveland   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : Gary Gettman   970-669-9912  
Email: gary@waste-not.com  

National Resources

Building Materials Reuse Association

How-to guides, best practices, case studies, news, and other resources to facilitate building deconstruction and the reuse / recycling of recovered building materials.
Location: Chicago   IL     Type: Non-profit  
Contact :
Email: Online   Form:   http://www.bmra.org/contact  

Construction & Demolition Recycling Association

Find a recycler online directory, news, certification, and other resources for recycling construction materials and debris incl. concrete, asphalt, asphalt shingles, gypsum wallboard, wood and metals.
Location: Aurora   IL     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : (630) 585-7530  
Email: info@cdrecycling.org  

U.S. Green Building Council

LEED green building education, certification, case study, tools, and other resources.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : (800) 795-1747  
Email: Contact   varies   by   category:   http://www.usgbc.org/contactus  
Measurement Tools: Yes

Building Green

Information on LEED credits, green products and green building case studies as well as national environmental building news.
Location: Brattleboro   VT     Type: Private  
Contact :
Email: Online   Form:   http://www2.buildinggreen.com/contact  

Building Materials Reuse Association

How-to guides, best practices, case studies, news, and other resources to facilitate building deconstruction and the reuse / recycling of recovered building materials
Location: Chicago   IL     Type: Non-Profit  
Contact : 773-340-2672  
Email: contact@bmra.org  

Construction Materials Recycling Association

Find a recycler online directory, news, certification, and other resources for recycling construction materials and debris incl. concrete, asphalt, asphalt shingles, gypsum wallboard, wood and metals
Location: Aurora   IL     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 1-630-585-7530  
Email: info@cdrecycling.org  

U.S. Green Building Council

LEED green building education, certification, case study, tools, and other resources
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 1-800-795-1747  
Measurement Tools: Yes

Building Green

Information on LEED credits, green products and green building case studies as well as national environmental building news
Location: Brattleboro   VT     Type: Private  
Contact : Marie Jessup   1-800-861-0954  
Email: marie@buildinggreen.com  

Electronic Waste

Electronic Recyclers International, Inc.

Specializes in the environmentally safe and socially responsible disposal of electronic waste
Location: Aurora   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : Recycling Facility   (800) 374-3473  
Email: info@electronicrecyclers.com  

Electronic Recyclers International, Inc

Specializes in the environmentally safe and socially responsible disposal of electronic waste
Location: Denmver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : 800-884-8466  
Email: info@electronicrecyclers.com  

National Resources

EPA

Department or Program: eCycling
Resources for proper disposal of electronic waste, where you live information, where to donate, FAQ, regulations/standards and more.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact :
Email: http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/comments.htm  

Electronic Recyclers International, Inc.

Specializes in environmentally safe and socially responsible disposal of electronic waste nationwide.
Location: Fresno   CA     Type: Private  
Contact : General Contact   (800) ERI-DIRECT / (800) 374-3473  
Email: info@electronicrecyclers.com  

EPA

Department or Program: eCycling
Resources for proper disposal of electronic waste, where you live information, where to donate, FAQ, regulations/standards and more
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact :
Email: http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/comments.htm  

Earth911

Assists consumers in finding local electronics and other recycling information through an updated national online directory
Location: Scottsdale   AZ     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 480-889-2650  

Electronic Recyclers International, Inc.

Specializes in environmentally safe and socially responsible disposal of electronic waste nationwide
Location: Holliston   MA     Type: Private  
Contact : 800-884-8466  
Email: info@electronicrecyclers.com  

Energy Efficiency

City of Denver

Department or Program: Denver Energy Challenge
Free hotline and other assistance to help residents and businesses cut energy bills and connect to useful resources. Participants also have access to exclusive rebates and financing.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Energy Advisors   (720) 865-5520  
Incentives: Yes  

Colorado Energy Office

Department or Program: State Loan Program
Intended to fill gaps in financing opportunites and provide capital to companies and projects for energy efficiency not capable of securing financing from the private sector
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Tim Dolan, Colorado Housing Finance Authority or Paul Scharfenberger   Tim Dolan, (303) 297-7318; Paul Scharfenberger, (303) 866-2432  
Email: tdolan@chfainfo.com   ,   paul.scharfenerger.com  
Incentives: Yes  

Xcel Energy (electric & gas)

Department or Program: Colorado Efficiency Partner Awards Program
Recognizes customers and trade partners for substantial energy efficiency efforts. Provides clean, safe, reliable gas and electricity at a competitive price. Customers also have access to exclusive rebates.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : Xcel Energy Account Manager or Energy Efficiency Specialists   (800) 481-4700  
Email: bsc@xcelenergy.com  

Xcel Energy (electric & gas)

Department or Program: Rebates
Multiple rebates for appliances, heating and cooling, and other electrical and gas consuming products.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: private  
Contact : Xcel Energy Account Manager or Energy Efficiency Specialists   (800) 481-4700  
Email: energyefficiency@xcelenergy.com  
Incentives: Yes  

Colorado Natural Gas

Department or Program: Excess is Out - Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentives for puchasing and installing energy efficient furnances, boilers, hot water heaters, programmable thermostats, insulation, tank wrap, pipe wrap, caulk and weatherization measures. Increased incentives are available to customers who participate in Recharge Colorado, a state incentive program targeting energy efficiency.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : General Assistance   (866) 971-7347  
Email: excessisout@egia.org  
Incentives: Yes  

City of Denver

Department or Program: Denver Energy Challenge
Free hotline and other assistance to help residents and businesses cut energy waste, save money, and increase indoor air quality and comfort. Participants also have access to exclusive rebates and financing.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Energy Expert Hotline   720-865-5520  
Email: http://www.denverenergy.org/forms/contact-us  

Recharge Colorado

Free hotline and other assistance to help residents and businesses cut energy waste, save money, and increase indoor air quality and comfort. Participants also have access to exclusive rebates and financing
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 303-894-6336  
Email: info@rechargecolorado.org  

Xcel Energy

Department or Program: Energy Design Assistance and Energy Efficient Buildings Assistance
Customized solutions include energy audits and studies, and rebates for measurable improvements, including interruptible and time of use improvements, and equipment energy efficiency.  Substantial rebates available:  an average of $5,000 based upon $400/kW saved.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : Xcel Energy Account Manager or Energy Efficiency Specialists   1-800-481-4700  
Email: energyefficiency@xcelenergy.com  
Incentives: Yes   Measurement Tools: Yes

Xcel Energy

Department or Program: Find a Rebate
Multiple rebates for appliances, heating and cooling, and other electrical and gas  consuming products
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : Xcel Energy Account Manager or Energy Efficiency Specialists   1-800-481-4700  
Email: energyefficiency@xcelenergy.com  
Incentives: Yes  

Xcel Energy

Department or Program: Colorado Efficiency Partner Awards Program
Recognizes customers and trade partners for substantial energy efficiency efforts. Provides a visible award for often-invisible efforts to implement and promote energy-efficiency improvements.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : Xcel Energy Account Manager or Energy Efficiency Specialists   1-800-481-4700  
Email: energyefficiency@xcelenergy.com  

National Resources

Fan Engagement

National Resources

Food Donation

Food Bank of the Rockies

Department or Program: Fighting Hunger Feeding Hope - For Food Manufactureres and/or Distributors
Central distribution program providing food and essentials to more than 1200 hunger-relief programs in Metropolitan Denver, Northern Colorado, the Eastern Plains and Western Slope.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Non-Profit  
Contact : Anthony "Zar" Salazar, Procurement Supervisor   (303) 371-9250 x 226  
Email: asalazar@foodbankrockies.org  

Food Bank of the Rockies

Department or Program: Denver's Table Food Rescue
Free pick up of nutritrous surplus from being thrown away. The surplus are transported safely to their warehouse and to large local hunger-relief programs serving meal to less forturnate individuals.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Non-Profit  
Contact : Anthony "Zar" Salazar, Procurement Supervisor   (303) 371-9250 x 226  
Email: asalazar@foodbankrockies.org  
Incentives: tax benefits available, please consult with persoanl accoutnant  

National Resources

Rock and wrap it up! inc.

Matches agencies-in-need with donors of food and other assets.  SportsWrap! program handles food prepared but not sold from home game concessions
Location: Cedarhurst   NY     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Abby Kaish   516-295-0670  
Email: akaish@rockandwrapitup.org  

General Assistance - Energy

DOE/State of CO (multi-state program)

Department or Program: SWEEP: Southwest Energy Efficiency Project
Tools and resources to implement sustainable clean energy programs. Energy Efficiency Block Grants available.
Location: Boulder   CO     Type: public  
Contact : Howard Geller, Executive Director; Curtis Framel, Project Mgr   Howard Geller, (303) 447-0078 x 1; Curtis Framel, (303) 447-0247  
Email: hgeller@swenergy.org;   cframel@swenergy.org  
Incentives: Yes  

EPA

Department or Program: ENERGY STAR Region 8
Information, education, benchmarking tools, product information, and recognition programs to improve energy efficiency. Online Service Provider Partner list available.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: public  
Contact : Patty Crow, Regional Support; ES Hotline   Patty Crow, (303) 312-6464; ENERGY STAR Hotline (888) STAR-YES / (888-782-7937)  
Email: crow.patty@epa.gov/buildings@energystar.gov  
Measurement Tools: Yes

State of Colorado

Department or Program: State Energy Office
Links and information relating to Energy Performance Contracting, selecting energy service companies (ESCOs), Technical Energy Audits, etc.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: public  
Contact : General Assistance   (303) 866-2100  
Email: Coloradoenergyoffice@state.co.us  
Incentives: Yes   Measurement Tools: Yes

DOE/State of CO (multi-state program)

Department or Program: SWEEP: Southwest Energy Efficiency Project
Tools and resources to implement sustainable clean energy programs.  Energy Efficiency Block Grants available.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Curtis Framel, Project Mgr   (303) 447-0247  
Email: cframel@swenergy.org  
Incentives: Yes  

EPA

Department or Program: ENERGY STAR Region 8
Information, education, benchmarking tools, product information, and recognition programs to improve energy efficiency.  Online Service Provider Partner list available
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Patty Crow/ES Hotline   303-312-6464/ENERGY STAR Hotline (888) STAR-YES / (888-782-7937)  
Email: crow.patty@epa.gov  
Measurement Tools: Yes

State of Colorado

Department or Program: State Energy Office
Links and information relating to Energy Performance Contracting, selecting energy service companies (ESCOs), Technical Energy Audits, etc.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : 800-632-666 or 303-866-2100  
Email:   geo@state.co.us  

National Resources

SWEEP: Southwest Energy Efficiency Project

Department or Program: US Dept of Energy (DOE) Technical Assistance Program (TAP), with State Energy Program (SEP) & the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG)
Provides tools and resources to implement sustainable clean energy programs. Energy Efficiency Block Grants available. Service area includes Arizona, Colorado, Nevada New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming.
Location: Boulder   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : General Contact   (303) 447-0078  
Email: info@swenergy.org  
Incentives: Yes  

EPA

Department or Program: Energy Star
Information, education, benchmarking tools, product information, and recognition programs to improve energy efficiency. Online Service Provider Partner list available.
Location: Type: Public  
Contact : Energy Star Hotline   ENERGY STAR Hotline, (888) STAR-YES / (888)782-7937; (703)412-3086  
Email: Online   Form:   http://energystar.supportportal.com/ics/support/ticketnewwizard.asp?style=classic  
Measurement Tools: Yes

SWEEP: Southwest Energy Efficiency Project

Department or Program: US Dept of Energy (DOE) Technical Assistance Program (TAP), with State Energy Program (SEP) & the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG)
Provides tools and resources to implement sustainable clean energy programs. Energy Efficiency Block Grants available. Service area includes Arizona, Colorado, Nevada New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming.
Location: Boulder   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Howard Geller, Executive Director   (303) 447-0078 x1  
Email: Howard   Geller,   hgeller@swenergy.org  
Incentives: Yes  

U.S. Department of Energy

Department or Program: Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE) Program
Funds research, provides information, data and training on energy efficiency and renewable energy.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : Contact List & Links: http://energy.gov/eere/about-us/office-energy-efficiency-and-renewable-energy-contacts  
Incentives: Yes  

WSU Extension Energy Program

Department or Program: Resource Conservation Management Program
National energy efficiency and renewable energy clearinghouses providing technical and programmatic guidance, resource accounting tools, newsletter, workshops, and other energy efficiency resources.
Location: Olympia   WA     Type: Public  
Contact : Main Olympia Office   (360) 956-2000  
Email: info@energy.wsu.edu  

Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE)

Department or Program: Commercial Programs
Promotes high efficiency product design, manufacturing and purchasing as well as information on specific products (e.g., HVAC, Lighting, commercial kitchens).
Location: Boston   MA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (617) 589-3949  

Energy Solutions Center, Inc. (ESC)

Department or Program: Natural Gas Efficiency website
Promotes energy efficient natural gas solutions: technologies, audit tools, case studies, rebates and incentive information.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Energy Solutions Center General Contact   (202) 824-7152  
Email: lauerbach@escenter.org  
Incentives: Yes   Measurement Tools: Yes

Food Service Technology Center

Resources including water conservation measures, certified sustainable appliances and equipment, as well as energy conservation information.
Location: San Ramon   CA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Todd Bell, Senior Energy Analyst   (925) 866-5478  
Email: Todd   Bell,   tbell@fishnick.com  

National Pollution Prevention Roundtable

Department or Program: Energy Efficiency Technical Assistance Compendium
Online compendium of energy efficiency and pollution prevention best practices and technical assistance, incl. energy audits, workshops, webinars, financial assistance, and implementation.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (202) 299-9701  
Email: nppr@p2.org  
Incentives: Yes   Measurement Tools: Yes

The Climate Trust

Department or Program: RECs, offsets, consulting
Provide carbon credits, customized voluntary climate programs, and climate consulting services for governments, utilities and large businesses.
Location: Portland   OR     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (503) 238-1915  

EPA

Department or Program: ES Hotline
Information, education, benchmarking tools, product information, and recognition programs to improve energy efficiency.  Online Service Provider Partner list available
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Energy Star  
Contact : ENERGY STAR Hotline (888) STAR-YES / (888-782-7937)  
Email: buildings@energystar.gov  
Measurement Tools: Yes

SWEEP: Southwest Energy Efficiency Project

Department or Program: US Dept of Energy (DOE) Technical Assistance Program (TAP), with State Energy Program (SEP) & the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG)
Provides tools and resources to implement sustainable clean energy programs.  Energy Efficiency Block Grants available.  Service area includes Arizona, Colorado, Nevada New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming
Location: Boulder   CO    
Contact : Howard Geller, Executive Director; Curtis Framel, Project Mgr   303-447-0078 x1  
Email: hgeller@swenergy.org   cframel@swenergy.org  
Incentives: Yes  

US Dept. of Energy

Department or Program: Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE) Program
Funds research, provides information, data and training on energy efficiency and renewable energy
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact :
Incentives: Yes  

WSU Extension Energy Program

Department or Program: Resource Conservation Management Program
National energy efficiency and renewable energy clearinghouses providing technical and programmatic guidance, resource accounting tools, newsletter, workshops, and other energy efficiency resources
Location: Olympia   WA     Type: Public  
Contact : 360-956-2000  

Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE)

Department or Program: Commercial Programs
Promotes high efficiency product design, manufacturing and purchasing as well as information on specific products (e.g., HVAC, Lighting, commercial kitchens)
Location: Boston   MA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Jason Erwin, Commercial Senior Program Manager   617-589-3949  
Email: jerwin@cee1.org  

Energy Solutions Center, Inc. (ESC)

Department or Program: Natural Gas Efficiency website
Promotes energy efficient natural gas solutions: technologies, audit tools, case studies, rebates and incentive information
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 202-824-7152  
Email: lauerbach@escenter.org  
Incentives: Yes   Measurement Tools: Yes

Food Service Technology Center

Resources including water conservation measures, certified sustainable appliances and equipment, as well as energy conservation information
Location: San Ramon   CA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Richard Young   925-866-5616  
Email: ryoung@fishnick.com  

National Pollution Prevention Roundtable

Department or Program: Energy Efficiency Technical Assistance Compendium
Online compendium of energy efficiency and pollution prevention best practices and technical assistance, incl. energy audits, workshops, webinars, financial assistance, and implementation
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Jeff Burke   202-299-9701  
Email: nppr@p2.org  
Incentives: Yes   Measurement Tools: Yes

The Climate Trust

Department or Program: RECs, offsets, consulting
Provide carbon credits, customized voluntary climate programs, and climate consulting services for governments, utilities and large businesses
Location: Portland   OR     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 503-238-1915  

The National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO)

Energy efficiency and renewable energy technical assistance, information resources, financing, and other resources from and for a coalition of state and territorial energy offices
Location: Alexandria   VA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 703-299-8800  
Email: energy@naseo.org  
Incentives: Yes  

General Assistance - Other Topics

City of Denver – Dept. of Environmental Health

Department or Program: Certifiably Green Denver
Provides free, confidential, non-regulatory environmental assistance to Denver's business community. Program helps businesses to find opportunites to improve efficiency and profitability while minimizing environmental liability through pollution prevention.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : General Assistance   (720) 865-5452  
Email: eqcomments@denvergov.org  
Measurement Tools: Yes

Green Clean Commercial

Specializes in janitorial maintenance of commercial buildings using Green Seal approved products and environmentally sound practices
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : General Assistance   (866) 845-4948  
Email: sales@greencleancommercial.com  

National Resources

Environmental Paper Network

Comprehensive resources, tools, and advice on environmentally superior, cost-effective, and responsible paper choices.
Location: Asheville   NC     Type: Public  
Contact : General Information   (828) 251-8558  

Greenbiz

Sustainability topic hub with calculators, tools, reports, best practices, news, videos, podcasts, consultant directory and events calendar
Location: Oakland   CA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 510-550-8285  
Email: info@greenbiz.com  
Measurement Tools: Yes

General Assistance - Waste & Recycling

Eco-Cycle

Provides zero waste service programs for recyclables, compostables, and hard-to-recycle materials such as computers
Location: Boulder   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : General Assistance   (303) 444-6634  
Email: recycle@ecocycle.org  

Denver Recycles

Department or Program: Denver Public Works/Solid Waste Management
A directory of waste disposal and recycling services in Denver
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public/Private  
Contact : Directory  
Email: DenverRecycles@DenverGov.org  

Eco-Cycle

Provides zero waste service programs for recyclables, compostables, and hard-to-recycle materials such as computers
Location: Boulder   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : 303-444-6634  
Email: recycle@ecocycle.org  

National Resources

Ecocycle

Commercial recycling service providing educational and training resources, zero waste guides, and composting technical assistance.
Location: Boulder   CO     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (303) 444-6634  
Email: recycle@ecocycl.org  

Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx)

Pollution prevention and waste management technical assistance: case studies, rapid response research services, relevant regional links and localized assistance through regional P2 centers.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Beth Anderson, USEPA   (202) 564-8833  
Email: http://p2rx.org/aboutus/contactinfo.cfm  

StopWaste

Recycling (incl/ food and plant debris) and green purchasing expertise and tools: free publications, case studies, guides, posters, vendor lists, funding assistance and more.
Location: Oakland   CA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (510) 891-6500  
Email: Online   Form:   http://www.stopwaste.org/home/index.asp?page=277  

Ecocycle

Commercial recycling service providing educational and training resources, zero waste guides, and composting technical assistance
Location: Boulder   CO     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 303-444-6634  
Email: recycle@ecocycl.org  

Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx)

Pollution prevention and waste management technical assistance:  case studies, rapid response research services, relevant regional links and localized assistance through regional P2 centers
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact :
Email: http://p2rx.org/aboutus/contactinfo.cfm  

StopWaste

Recycling (incl/ food and plant debris) and green purchasing expertise and tools:  free publications, case studies, guides, posters, vendor lists, funding assistance  and more
Location: Oakland   CA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 510-891-6500  

National Restaurant Association

Department or Program: Conserve: Sustainability Education Program
Sustainability solutions for food service including best practices, educational videos, money-saving techniques and customized action plans
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 1-800-765-2122  

General Assistance - Water

Colorado Water Conservation Board

Department or Program: Water Conservation Technical Advisory Group
Local water providers offering advice on water conservation, water efficiency initiatives, plans and priorities
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Kevin Reidy, General Questions   (303) 866-3441 x 3252  
Email: kevin.reidy@state.co.us  
Incentives: Yes  

Colorado Water Conservation Board

Department or Program: Water Conservation Technical Advisory Group
Local water providers offering advice on water conservation and water efficiency initiatives, plans and priorities
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Kevin Reidy   303-866-3441  
Email: kevin.reidy@state.co.us  
Incentives: Yes  

National Resources

General Assistance -Other Topics

City of Denver – Dept. of Environmental Health

Department or Program: Certifiably Green Denver
Provides free, confidential, non-regulatory environmental assistance to Denver's business community. Program helps businesses to find opportunites to improve efficiency and profitability while minimizing environmental liability through pollution prevention.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : General Assistance   (720) 865-5452  
Email: eqcomments@denvergov.org  
Measurement Tools: Yes

Green Clean Commercial

Specializes in janitorial maintenance of commercial buildings using Green Seal approved products and environmentally sound practices
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : General Assistance   (866) 845-4948  
Email: sales@greencleancommercial.com  

National Resources

Environmental Paper Network

Comprehensive resources, tools, and advice on environmentally superior, cost-effective, and responsible paper choices.
Location: Asheville   NC     Type: Public  
Contact : General Information   (828) 251-8558  

Green Cleaning

Fastenal

Supplies facilities with environmentally safe cleaning products
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : 303-825-3904  

Waxie Sanitary Supply

Supplies facilities with low environmental impact cleaning and janitorial products and training
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : 800-995-4466  

Green Clean Commercial

Specializes in janitorial maintenance of commercial buildings using Green Seal approved products and environmentally sound practices.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : 866-845-4948  

National Resources

EPA

Department or Program: Design for the Environment
Recognizes safer consumer and commercial products through DfE labeling, also offers technical tools and expertise, defines best practices across sectors, and offers incentives for businesses to participate.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : Varies by Program: http://www.epa.gov/oppt/dfe/contacts.htm  
Email: dfe@epa.gov  
Incentives: Yes  

Green Seal

Searchable product and cleaning service databases, and other resources promoting the manufacture, purchase, and use of environmentally responsible products and services.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : (202) 872-6400  

EPA

Department or Program: Design for the Environment
Recognizes safer consumer and commercial products through DfE labeling, also offers technical tools and expertise, defines best practices across sectors, and offers incentives for businesses to participate
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact :
Email: http://www.epa.gov/oppt/dfe/contacts.htm  
Incentives: Yes  

Green Seal

Searchable product and cleaning service databases, and other resources promoting the manufacture, purchase, and use of environmentally responsible products and services
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 202-872-6400  

Green Energy

State of Colorado

Department or Program: Department of Local Affairs
Colorado assessors are required to discover, classify, list, and value all lcoally assessed taxable renewable energy property. Information on Local and State Assessed renewable energy systems for property taxation and possible property tax incentives.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Division of Property Taxation   (303) 864-7777  
Email: dpt.helpdesk@state.co.us  
Incentives: Yes  

Alliance for Sustainable Colorado

Network to local-change makers to advance in sustainability.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: non-profit  
Contact : General Information  
Email: info@sustainablecolorado.org  

State of Colorado

Department or Program: Recharge Colorado
Sales and Use Tax Exemption for Renewable Energy Equipment - applies to state taxes only, not city of Denver.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : General Assistance   (303) 238-SERV / (303) 238-7378  
Email: Use   DOR's   secure   online   message   system:   http://www.colorado.gov/cms/forms/dor-tax/HowToSendSecureMessage.htm  
Incentives: Yes  

Denver Foundation / Xcel Energy Trust

Department or Program: Renewable Energy Trust (RET)
RET funds support solar projects and photovoltaic systems for non-profits and local communities throughout the state
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Non-Profit  
Contact : General Assistance   (800) 895-4999  
Email: RETprogram@xcelenergy.com  
Incentives: Yes  

Xcel Energy (electric & gas)

Department or Program: Solar*Rewards
Provides incentives for customers who install grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) systems sized up to 120% of the average annual load of their facilities in exchange for the renewable energy credits (RECs) produced by the systems.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : Solar*Rewards Program Manager   (800) 481-4700  
Email: solarprogram@xcelenergy.com  
Incentives: Yes  

Xcel Energy (electric & gas)

Department or Program: Windsource for Business
Buy renewable energy through one of the nation?s leading voluntary green power programs, via locally produced renewable energy that helps support rural economies.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : Business Solutions Center   (800) 481-4700  
Email: windsource@xcelenergy.com  

Xcel Energy

Department or Program: Windsource for Business
Buy renewable energy through one of the nation’s leading voluntary green power programs, via locally produced renewable energy that helps support rural economies
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : Business Solutions Center   1-800-481-4700  
Email: windsource@xcelenergy.com  
Incentives: Yes  

Xcel Energy

Department or Program: Solar*Rewards
Provides incentives for customers who install grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) systems sized up to 120% of the average annual load of their  facilities in exchange for the renewable energy credits (RECs) produced by the systems
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : Solar*Rewards Program Manager  
Email: solarprogram@xcelenergy.com  
Incentives: Yes  

City of Denver

Department or Program: GreenPrint Denver - Solar Program
Supporting Denver's growing network of solar photovoltaic installations on City and County of Denver facilities.  Denver is one of 25 Solar America Cities designated through the U.S. Dept. of Energy’s Solar America Communities program.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Jessica Scott, Solar Program Coordinator   720-865-9107  
Email: jessica.scott@denvergov.org  

Alliance for Sustainable Colorado

Searchable database of documents, weblinks, organizations and other resources for sustainability, including energy
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 303-572-1536  
Email: info@sustainablecolorado.org  

Denver Foundation / Xcel Energy Trust

Department or Program: Renewable Energy Trust (RET)
RET funds support solar projects and photovoltaic systems for non-profits and local communities throughout the state
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Jaclyn Webb   1-800-895-4999  
Email: jaclyn.webb@xcelenergy.com  
Incentives: Yes  

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EPA

Department or Program: Green Power Partnership
Resources for buying green power, top-ranked green power providers, partnership incentives and benefits, and more sustainable energy resources.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : Mollie Lemon, GPP Program Manager; Matt Clouse, Director of Renewable Energy Policies & Programs   Mollie Lemon, (202) 343-9859; Matt Clouse, (202) 343-9004  
Email: Mollie   Lemon,   lemon.mollie@epa.gov;   Matt   Clouse,   clouse.matt@epa.gov  
Incentives: Yes  

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

Educational resources on renewable energy and energy technologies.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : Washington, D.C. Office   (202) 488-2200  
Email: online   form: http://www.nrel.gov/webmaster.html  

Commercial Building Tax Deduction Coalition

Department or Program: Energy Policy Act of 2005
Deductions for commercial facilities meeting specific energy reduction targets as a result of energy efficiency improvements.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : Kyle Pitsor, Vice President of NEMA Government Relations  
Email: Kyle   Pitsor,   kyl_pitsor@nema.org  
Incentives: Yes  

U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Department or Program: Federal Modified Accelerated Cost-Recovery System (MACRS)
Businesses may recover investments in certain renewable energy technologies property through depreciation deductions.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : Public Information - (IRS)   (800) 829-1040  
Incentives: Yes  

U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Department or Program: Business Energy Investment Tax Credit (ITC)
Corporate tax credit for qualifying renewable energy equipment and systems.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : (800) 829-1041  
Incentives: Yes  

U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Department or Program: Renewable Electricity Production Tax Credit (PTC)
A per-kilowatt-hour tax credit for electricity generated by qualified energy resources and sold by the taxpayer to an unrelated person.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : (800) 829-1042  
Incentives: Yes  

Center for Resource Solutions

Department or Program: Green-e
Certification and verification of renewable energy and greenhouse gas mitigation products: an independent consumer protection program for the sale of renewable energy and greenhouse gas reductions in the retail market.
Location: San Francisco   CA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Rachael Terada, Senior Project Manager; Alex Pennock, Green-e Energy Manager   Rachael Terada, (415) 561-2135; Alex Pennock, (415) 561-8496  
Email: Rachael   Terada,   rachael@resource-solutions.org;   Alex   Pennock,   alex@resource-solutions.org  

U.S. Department of Energy, North Carolina Solar Center

Department or Program: DSIRE (Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency)
Provides information on federal, state and local rebates and incentives for energy efficiency and renewable energy.
Location: Raleigh   NC     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Varies by state & program  
Email: http://dsireusa.org/contacts/  
Incentives: Yes  

Solar Energy Business Association of New England (SEBANE)

Business association of solar energy companies based in New England. Has a good list of resources related to solar energy.
Location: Boston   MA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (857) 488-4454  
Email: info@sebane.org  

Solar Energy International (SEI)

Training, resources and services on renewable energy technologies and systems.
Location: Carbondale   CO     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (970) 963-8855  
Email: sei@solarenergy.org  

EPA

Department or Program: Green Power Partnership
Resources for buying green power, top-ranked green power providers, partnership incentives and benefits, and more sustainable energy resources
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : Blaine Collison   202-343-9139  
Email: collison.blaine@epa.gov  
Incentives: Yes  

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

Educational resources on renewable energy and energy technologies
Location: Golden   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : 303-275-3000  
Email: http://www.nrel.gov/webmaster.html  

U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Department or Program: Corporate Tax Deduction (Public Law 109-58)
Deductions for commercial facilities meeting specific energy reduction targets as a result of energy efficiency improvements
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : 800-829-1040  
Incentives: Yes  

U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Department or Program: Federal Modified Accelerated Cost-Recovery System (MACRS)
Businesses may recover investments in certain renewable energy technologies  property through depreciation deductions
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : 800-829-1040  
Incentives: Yes  

U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Department or Program: Business Energy Investment Tax Credit (ITC)
Corporate tax credit for qualifying renewable energy equipment and systems
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : 800-829-1040  
Incentives: Yes  

U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Department or Program: Renewable Electricity Production Tax Credit (PTC)
A per-kilowatt-hour tax credit for electricity generated by qualified energy resources and sold by the taxpayer to an unrelated person
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : 800-829-1040  
Incentives: Yes  

Center for Resource Solutions

Department or Program: Green E
Certification and verification of renewable energy and greenhouse gas mitigation products:  an independent consumer protection program for the sale of renewable energy and greenhouse gas reductions in the retail market
Location: San Francisco   CA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Jeff Swenerton   415-561-2100  
Email: jeff@resource-solutions.org  

DSIRE

Department or Program: DSIRE (Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency)
Provides information on federal, state and local rebates and incentives for energy efficiency and renewable energy
Location: Raleigh   NC     Type: Non-profit  
Contact :
Email: http://dsireusa.org/contacts/  
Incentives: Yes  

Solar Energy Business Association of New England (SEBANE)

Business association of solar energy companies based in New England.  Has a good list of resources related to solar energy
Location: Boston   MA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 617-227-6980  
Email: http://www.sebane.org/about_us/contact.asp  

Solar Energy International (SEI)

Training, resources and services on renewable energy technologies and systems
Location: Carbondale   CO     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 970-963-8855  
Email: sei@solarenergy.org  

Green Purchasing

Waxie Sanitary Supply

Supplies facilities with low environmental impact cleaning and janitorial products and training
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : General Assistance   (800) 995-4466  

City and County of Denver

Department or Program: Purchasing Division
Offers information and assistance on environmentally friendly procurements for th e Denver region
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Purchasing Main Office; Melissa Bordwine, Senior Buyer   Purchasing Main Office, (720) 913-8100; Melissa Bordwine: (720) 913-8114  
Email: melissa.bordwine@denvergov.org  

State of Colorado

Department or Program: Department of Personnel and Administration
Offers information for environmentally preferable purchasing
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : David Musgrave, Supplier Diversity Liaison   (303) 866-3640  
Email: David.Musgrave@state.co.us  

State of Colorado

Department or Program: Department of Personnel and Administration
Offers information for environmentally preferable purchasing
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Jeff Wylde   303-866-6191  
Email: jeff.wylde@state.co.us  

City and County of Denver

Department or Program: Purchasing Division
Offers information and assistance on environmentally friendly procurements for th e Denver region
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Melissa Bordwine   720-913-8114  
Email: melissa.bordwine@denvergov.org  

National Resources

Grainger Industrial Supply

As a leading supplier of Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) materials for facilities, Grainger has thousands of products that can help organizations run more sustainable facilities. Efficient energy management, water conservation, waste reduction and air quality improvement can all contribute to taking costs out of your business?saving you money.
Location: Type: Private  
Contact : General Contact   (800) GRAINGER / (800) 472-4643  

EPA

Department or Program: Design for the Environment
Recognizes safer consumer and commercial products through DfE labeling, also offers technical tools and expertise, defines best practices across sectors, and offers incentives for businesses to participate.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact :
Email: http://www.epa.gov/oppt/dfe/contacts.htm  
Incentives: Yes  

EPA

Department or Program: Environmentally Preferable Purchasing Resources
Portal to extensive resources for environmentally preferable purchasing techniques, strategies, policies, training, product and service directories, state and local programs, and more.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : Deborah Nesbitt  
Email: Deborah   Nesbitt,   nesbitt.deborah@epa.gov  

EPEAT (Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool)

Comprehensive searchable database and environmental rating that helps identify greener computers and other electronic equipment.
Location: Portland   OR     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Green Electronics Counsel General Contact   (503) 279-9383  

Environmental Paper Network

Sustainable paper procurement resources including fact sheets, tools for purchasers, calculators, apps, news and more.
Location: Asheville   NC     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (828) 251-8558  
Email: info@environmentalpaper.org  
Measurement Tools: Yes

National Association of State Procurement Officials

Department or Program: Green Purchasing Guide
Guide to adopting a responsible purchasing program, concepts and benefits of green purchasing, recommended steps, proven implementation strategies, and links to other resources.
Location: Boston   MA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact :

ConServe: National Restaurant Association

Department or Program: Conserve Program: Serving Up Sustainability
Sustainability solutions for food service including best practices, educational videos, money-saving techniques and customized action plans.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (202) 331-5900  
Email: conserve@restaurant.org  

Responsible Purchasing Network

Green purchasing webinars, technical assistance, purchasing guides, membership opportunities, and many more resources and links.
Location: Oakland   CA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Marci Yellin, RPN Administrative and Membership Coordinator; General Contact   General Contact, (866) RPN-1330 / (866) 776-1330  
Email: Marci   Yellin,   marci@responsiblepurchasing.org;   General   Contact,   info@responsiblepurchasing.org  

EPA

Department or Program: Design for the Environment
Recognizes safer consumer and commercial products through DfE labeling, also offers technical tools and expertise, defines best practices across sectors, and offers incentives for businesses to participate
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact :
Email: http://www.epa.gov/oppt/dfe/contacts.htm  
Incentives: Yes  

EPA

Department or Program: Environmentally Preferable Purchasing Resources
Portal to extensive resources for environmentally preferable purchasing techniques, strategies, policies, training, product and service directories, state and local programs, and more
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : Deborah Nesbitt  
Email: nesbitt.deborah@epa.gov  

EPEAT (Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool)

Comprehensive searchable database and environmental rating that helps identify greener computers and other electronic equipment
Location: Portland   OR     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Sarah O’Brien   503-279-9383  
Email: sarah.obrien@greenelectronicscouncil.org  

Environmental Paper Network

Sustainable paper procurement resources including fact sheets, tools for purchasers, calculators, apps, news and more
Location: Asheville   NC     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 828-251-8558  
Email: info@environmentalpaper.org  
Measurement Tools: Yes

Green Seal

Searchable product database and other resources promoting the manufacture, purchase, and use of environmentally responsible products and services
Location: Waashingtopn   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 202-872-6400  

National Association of State Procurement Officials

Department or Program: Green Purchasing Guide
Guide to adopting a responsible purchasing program, concepts and benefits of green purchasing, recommended steps, proven implementation strategies, and links to other resources
Location: Boston   MA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact :

Responsible Purchasing Network

Green purchasing webinars, technical assistance, purchasing guides, membership opportunities, and many more resources and links
Location: Oakland   CA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Alicia Culver   866-776-1330  
Email: alicia@responsiblepurchasing.org  

Green Sports Cleaning

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Groundskeeping

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EPA

Department or Program: PestWise Program
Sustainable pest management implementation guidance and technical reports, fact sheets, brochures, funding, grants, awards, news and events. Includes Landscaping Initiative for businesses and more.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : General Contact   (800) 972-7717  
Email: pesp.info@epa.gov  
Incentives: Yes  

Center for Integrated Pest Management

Department or Program: Pesticide Environmental Stewardship
Integrated pest management information, education, links to regional resource centers - plus resources for safe pesticide use with crops, structures and landscaping.
Location: Type: Non-profit  
Contact :

EPA

Department or Program: GreenScapes
Cost-efficient and environmentally-friendly solutions for landscaping:   case studies, best management practices, incentive opportunities, and customized links for opportunities in your area
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact :
Email: http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/comments.htm  
Incentives: Yes  

EPA

Department or Program: PestWise Program
Sustainable pest management implementation guidance and technical reports, fact sheets, brochures, funding, grants, awards, news and events.  Includes Landscaping Initiative for businesses and more
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : 800-972-7717  
Email: pesp.info@epa.gov  
Incentives: Yes  

Center for Integrated Pest Management

Department or Program: Pesticide Environmental Stewardship
Integrated pest management information, education, links to regional resource centers - plus resources for safe pesticide use with crops, structures and landscaping
Location: Type: Non-profit  
Contact :

Landfill Trash

National Resources

Waste360

Waste management, recycling and composting industry news and analysis, online training and education, industry best practices, and other event information
Location: Type: Private  
Contact : General Contact   (866) 505-7173  
Email: wecs@pbsub.comÿ  

Waste Management Sustainability Services

Industry waste solutions including case studies, resource library, meet our experts page, and more.
Location: Houston   TX     Type: Private  
Contact : General Contact   (877) 441-3046  
Email: sustainabilityservices@wm.com  

Waste360

Waste management, recycling and composting industry news and analysis, online training and education, industry best practices, and other event information
Location: Type: Private  
Contact : 866-505-7173  
Email: wecs@pbsub.com   

Waste Management Sustainability Services

industry waste solutions including case studies, resource library, meet our experts page, and more
Location: Houston   TX     Type: Private  
Contact : 877-441-3046  
Email: http://www.wmsustainabilityservices.com/contact/  

Multimedia Pollution Prevention

Peaks to Prairies

Department or Program: Pollution Prevention Information center
In cooperation with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 8, the center offers access to current information and contacts, encourages collaboration and leveraging of resources between programs, and builds information systems to enhance information dissemination.
Location: Bozeman   MT     Type: Public  
Contact : Myla Kelly, Center Coordinator   (406) 994-3451  
Email: myla.kelly@montana.edu  
Measurement Tools: Yes

National Resources

Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx)

Pollution prevention and waste management technical assistance: case studies, rapid response research services, relevant regional links and localized assistance through regional P2 centers.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Beth Anderson, USEPA   (202) 564-8833  
Email: http://p2rx.org/aboutus/contactinfo.cfm  

Organic Waste

National Resources

Waste360

Waste management, recycling and composting industry news and analysis, online training and education, industry best practices, and other event information
Location: Type: Private  
Contact : General Contact   (866) 505-7173  
Email: wecs@pbsub.comÿ  

EPA

Department or Program: WasteWise
Free technical assistance, tools, regional contacts, awards, and other resources to reduce and recycle solid waste and selected industrial wastes.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : General Contact; Terry Grist, Headquarters Contact   General Contact, (800) EPA-WISE / (800) 372-9473; Terry Grist, (703) 308-7257  
Email: General   Contact,   wastewisehelp@epa.gov;   Terry   Grist,   grist.terry@epa.gov  

Biodegradable Products Institute

Education, information and resources re: compostable materials and composting.
Location: New York   NY     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (888) BPI-LOGO / (800) 274-5646  
Email: info@bpiworld.org  

FindAComposter.com

Free searchable directory of composting facilities throughout North America.
Location: Emmaus   PA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (610) 967-4135 x 21  
Email: info@findacomposter.com  

Biodegradable Products Institute

Education, information and resources re: compostable materials and composting
Location: New York   NY     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 1-888-274-5646  
Email: info@bpiworld.org  

FindAComposter.com

Free searchable directory of composting facilities throughout North America
Location: Emmaus   PA     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 610-967-4135  
Email: info@findacomposter.com  

Waste360

Waste management, recycling and composting industry news and analysis, online training and education, industry best practices, and other event information
Location: Type: Private  
Contact : 866-505-7173  
Email: wecs@pbsub.com   

Recycling

Colorado Association for Recycling

Promotes recycling and assists businesses in recycling program set up
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Marjorie Griek, Executive Director   (303) 975-6975  
Email: mgriek@cafr.org  

Colorado Association for Recycling

Promotes recycling and assists businesses in recycling program set up
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Marjorie Griek   303-975-6975  
Email: marjie@cafr.org    

National Resources

Ecocycle

Large national recycling and disposal service provider with materials on green purchasing, staff training and education, business promotion and more.
Location: Boulder   CO     Type: Non-profit  
Contact :

Casella

Offers zero-sort recycling programs throughout New York and New England that are time- and cost-efficient
Location: Peabody   MA     Type: Private  
Contact : General Contact   (888) 485-1469  
Email: Online   Form:   http://www.casella.com/form/384  

Waste360

Waste management, recycling and composting industry news and analysis, online training and education, industry best practices, and other event information
Location: Type: Private  
Contact : General Contact   (866) 505-7173  
Email: wecs@pbsub.comÿ  

Earth911

Assists consumers in finding local recycling information through an updated national recycling directory
Location: Scottsdale   AZ     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 480-889-2650  

Casella

Offers zero-sort recycling programs throughout New York and New England that are time- and cost-efficient
Location: Peabody   MA     Type: Private  
Contact : 800-950-9293  

Waste360

Waste management, recycling and composting industry news and analysis, online training and education, industry best practices, and other event information
Location: Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 866-505-7173  
Email: wecs@pbsub.com   

National Restaurant Association

Department or Program: Recycling for All the Right Returns
Information, tips, and links to how-to guides for recycling in food service establishments
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : 202-331-5900  

Stormwater

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Transportation

Green Ride

Uses shared rides, fuel efficient vehicles, and green driving practices to improve transportation performance.
Location: Boulder   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : General Assistance   (303) 997-0238  
Email: support@greenrideco.com  

Regional Tranportation District

Department or Program: Denver Metro
Public Transportation with options of pass programs, discounts, and local incentives.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : General Assistance   (303) 299-2132  
Incentives: Yes  

Green Ride

Uses shared rides, fuel efficient vehicles, and green driving practices to improve transportation performance
Location: Boulder   CO     Type: Private  
Contact : 888-472-6656  
Email: support@greenrideco.com  

National Resources

EPA

Department or Program: SmartWay
Resources on sustainable freight transportation and supply chain fuel efficiency incl. partner resources, trends and indicators, finance programs and more.
Location: Ann Arbor   MI     Type: Public  
Contact : General Contact   (734) 214-4767  
Email: smartway_transport@epa.gov  
Incentives: Yes  

EPA

Department or Program: SmartWay
Resources on sustainable freight transportation and supply chain fuel efficiency incl. partner resources, trends and indicators, finance programs and more
Location: Ann Arbor   MI     Type: Public  
Contact : 734-214-4767  
Email: smartway_transport@epa.gov  
Incentives: Yes  

Waste & Recycling

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Water Conservation

Denver Water

Department or Program: Water Conservation
Conservation program offering rebates, incentives, and water audits for local facilities
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Customer Care   (303) 893-2444  
Email: customercare@denverwater.org  
Incentives: Yes  

Northern Water

Department or Program: Water Conservation
Provides water conservation information to facilities and works to encourage wise water use and stewardship
Location: Berthoud   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Esther Vincent, Water Quality Manager   (970) 622-2356  
Email: evincent@northernwater.org  

Denver Water

Department or Program: Water Conservation
Conservation program offering rebates, incentives, and water audits for local facilities
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : 303-628-6343  
Email: conservation@denverwater.org  
Incentives: Yes  

Northern Water

Department or Program: Water Conservation
Provides water conservation information to facilities  and works to encourage wise water use and stewardship
Location: Berthoud   CO     Type: Public  
Contact : Esther Vincent   970-622-2356  
Email: evincent@northernwater.org  

National Resources

EPA

Department or Program: WaterSense
Information on water-efficient products, services, and practices, including calculators, rebates, and best management practices.
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : General Contact   (866) WTR-SENS / (866) 987-7367  
Email: Online   Form:   http://www.epa.gov/watersense/contact_us.html  
Incentives: Yes  

Food Service and Technology Center

Department or Program: Custom Water Rebates
Water efficiency best practices, rebates, and certification of high performing water appliances.
Location: San Ramon   CA     Type: Public  
Contact : Varies by Program and Area  
Email: Varies   by   Program   and   Area:   http://www.fishnick.com/about/contact/  
Incentives: Yes   Measurement Tools: Yes

American Water Works Association

Department or Program: WaterWiser
Hub with water conservation references, water waste calculators, water audit and loss control programs, and more.
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact   (303) 794-7711  
Measurement Tools: Yes

Water – Use It Wisely

Water conservation resources and links incl. business office tips, water re-use, landscaping, fixtures, water-saving products, state and regional resources, and more.
Location: Phoenix   AZ     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : General Contact  
Email: Online   Form:   http://wateruseitwisely.com/contact-us/  

EPA

Department or Program: WaterSense
Information on water-efficient products, services, and practices, including calculators, rebates, and best management practices
Location: Washington   D.C.     Type: Public  
Contact : 866-987-7367  
Email: http://www.epa.gov/watersense/contact_us.html  
Incentives: Yes  

Food Service and Technology Center

Department or Program: Custom Water Rebates
Water efficiency best practices, rebates, and certification of high performing water appliances
Location: San Ramon   CA     Type: Public  
Contact : 925-866-2844  
Email: r.young@fishnick.com  
Incentives: Yes   Measurement Tools: Yes

American Water Works Association

Department or Program: WaterWiser
Hub with water conservation references, water waste calculators, water audit and loss control programs, and more
Location: Denver   CO     Type: Non-profit  
Contact : Eva Opitz   618-351-4647  
Email: opitzem@cdm.com  
Measurement Tools: Yes

Water – Use It Wisely

Water conservation resources and links incl. business office tips, water re-use, landscaping, fixtures, water-saving products, state and regional resources, and more
Location: Phoenix   AZ     Type: Non-profit  
Contact :
Email: http://www.wateruseitwisely.com/join-the-cause/contact.php  

Water Re-Use

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