Our Purpose

The impacts of climate change are happening now and will continue into the foreseeable future. The Eagle Valley community believes climate action is an urgent priority so that current and future generations of citizens and guests can enjoy a flourishing year-round economy, recreational experiences, and a healthy, resilient ecosystem that enhances the well-being of all.

Our Goal

To reduce Eagle County greenhouse gas emissions 50% by 2030 and 80% by 2050.

Climate Action Collaborative

Working Groups


Making our built environment more sustainable through building codes, benchmarking and development practices.
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Energy Supply

Transitioning to renewable energy sources, such as solar power and prioritizing electrification.
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Materials Management
Increasing diversion of organics and recyclables from the landfill and decreasing waste.
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Natural Climate Solutions

Increasing carbon sequestration through conservation, land use changes, and offsets.
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Developing robust multi-modal transportation options so our community members can more easily leave their cars behind.
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Conserving water through decreased outdoor usage, management techniques, and public education.
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Latest Climate Action Collaborative Blog Posts

5 Facts About the Stack (Effect)

What is the stack effect? Folks often feel like their home is drafty, but the science behind it is not often understood. We are here to break it down into five important facts about the stack effect, and how it relates to energy efficiency in a home.

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Climate Action Collaborative: Celebrating Our Annual Impacts

Happy September, Eagle County residents. This time of year, as fall peaks around the corner, the seasonal shifts ask us to turn inwards and do some critical reflection. As we lean into interpersonal reflection, it’s a great time to reflect on our work in the last several months, and beyond. We at...

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Calming Eco-Anxiety

Environmental conversations are often at the forefront of politics, social media, news, and debate in our community. Many of those conversations can be defined by a palpable sense of doom. This is especially true for younger generations, for which climate change has always been a fact of life and...

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