Over the years, CORE has enjoyed community support from individual donors, nonprofit and government partners, business sponsorships and of course, our Board Member partners. If you or your company would like to join our efficiency efforts, please contact Executive Director Mona Newton or call (970) 925-9775 extension 500. Click below to support our efforts in the Valley.
In 2000, the City of Aspen and Pitkin County launched the Renewable Energy Mitigation Program (REMP). Designed to promote renewable energy and energy efficiency, REMP is the first program of its kind in the world. By requiring new homes to mitigate their environmental impacts, REMP has raised over $12 million for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects
Since its inception, CORE and its staff have received a number of grants and scholarships from government entities, private foundations, and corporate foundations. Following is a list of grants received.
Patagonia Environmental Grant
GEO Main Street Efficiency Initiative
GEO Biomass Consortium Grant
U.S. Department of Energy Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant
Governor’s Energy Office Energy Smart Loan Program for Local Outreach & Coordination
Governor’s Energy Office Energy Smart Loan Program Regional Coordinator
Xeriscaping 101 is a community workshop featuring Heather Henry, founder of Concept One Design. The class is free and open to the public, and an RSVP is requested: firstname.lastname@example.org. Participants will be entered to win $50 in gardening supplies.
CORE works cooperatively with businesses, individuals, utilities and government entities to create measurable improvements in energy and water efficiency in order to benefit the environment and develop a more sustainable economy.