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Power Resources:

Colorado Energy Office 

Drive Electric Northern Colorado 

Efficiency Works: Estes Park, Fort Collins, Longmont, Loveland, and Platte River Power Authority have united all of their efficiency offerings under Efficiency Works™. Whether you’re using electricity to make your home livable or run your business, the most sustainable way to use energy is to use as little as necessary to meet your needs. Efficiency Works offers assistance to help you save energy, water, and money; and protect the environment.

ENERGY STAR: ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy helping us all save money and protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices.

Low Income Energy Assistance

Northern Colorado Energy Star Homes: NoCO ENERGY STAR Homes is supported by a coalition of regional sponsors, including towns, cities, utilities and a county, working closely with the national ENERGY STAR New Homes

Water Resources:

Colorado State University Extension: The Colorado State University Extension has several resources available for home gardeners including Colorado Master Gardeners and fact sheets.

Colorado Water Conservation Board

Colorado Water - Live Like You Love It

Colorado State University Extension: The Colorado State University Extension has several resources available for home gardeners including Colorado Master Gardeners and fact sheets.

Colorado WaterWise: 

Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District: Conservation garden containing more than 700 plants and 60 turf grasses.  The gardens are free and open to the public every day of the year during daylight hours. 

Plant Select: Plant Select® is a cooperative program administered by Denver Botanic Gardens and Colorado State University in concert with horticulturists and nurseries throughout the Rocky Mountain region and beyond. The purpose of Plant Select® is to seek out, identify and distribute the very best plants for landscapes and gardens from the intermountain region to the high plains.

Plant Talk Colorado: Provides reliable, timely information on more than 500 horticultural topics including xeriscape selecting trees, fertilizing lawns, and natural pesticides.

WaterSense: WaterSense is a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) program designed to encourage water efficiency in the United States

Local Utilities:

Estes Light & Power  

Fort Collins Loveland Water District: FCWD serves water to parts of North Loveland. 

Fort Collins Utilities

Little Thompson Water District: LTWD serves water to parts of south Loveland.

Longmont Power & Communications

Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District: Northern Water is a public agency created in 1937, provides water for agricultural, municipal, domestic and industrial uses in northeastern Colorado.

Platte River Power Authority: Platte River Power Authority is a not-for-profit utility that generates and delivers reliable, low-cost and environmentally responsible electricity to its owner communities of Estes Park, Fort Collins, Longmont and Loveland, Colorado, where it is distributed by each municipal utility to residents and businesses.

Poudre Valley REA: Electric cooperative serving over 40,000 homes and businesses in Larimer, Boulder and Weld counties in Northern Colorado

Xcel Energy: Xcel energy is an investor owned utility the serves electricity to parts of Northern Colorado and is the natural gas provider for Loveland.

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