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High-performance learning, with a sandwich on the side

November 18th, 2019|

New this fall, CORE is offering FREE building science trainings for construction workers on the jobsite. Known as the CORE Workforce Training, these lunch-and-learn sessions, offered in English or Spanish, are held on-site during the lunch hour and include lunch and drinks for the student crew. The courses are led [...]

And the Winner Is…All of Us! CORE’s 2019 Energy Warrior Awards

November 18th, 2019|

As the 25th anniversary year winds down, CORE had one final move: honoring local champions of clean energy and climate restoration with our first-annual Energy Warrior Awards. Under the guise to the organization’s quarter-century celebration last month, we surprised ten local individuals and a nonprofit with awards in five [...]

The Invisible Hand of Energy Efficiency

October 4th, 2019|

“As business owners, energy efficiency is the best investment we can make,” says Gretchen Leary, co-owner of Duemani. She and her team are hard at work optimizing the carbon footprint of the 110-seat restaurant, set to open at Thanksgiving in Aspen’s former Rustique space. PC: Michele Cardamone Photography When Gretchen [...]

Carbon Emissions Reports

October 1st, 2019|

CARBON-EMISSIONS REPORTS SHOW UPPER VALLEY NEEDS TO WORK HARDER AND FASTER TO REACH CLIMATE GOALS CORE and Local Governments Release Latest Carbon-Emissions Findings (October 2, 2019) Aspen, CO — Today, on National Energy Efficiency Day, a partnership of upper valley governments supported by the Community Office for Resource Efficiency (CORE) [...]

Yes, She’s an Energy Warrior

June 11th, 2019|

Did you know that less than a quarter of all workers employed in energy-efficiency fields are women? Solar companies, utilities, and other facets of the energy industry also report uninspiringly low numbers of female participation. Today we are celebrating boundary-pushing women who are bucking the trend. Below are five [...]

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