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

Introducing the EV Infrastructure Plan

Electric vehicles (EVs) seem to be all the rage these days. Why, you might be asking? Well, across the globe, transportation is substantially contributing to climate change and its associated impacts. In the U.S.,  ground transportation accounts for approximately 30% of our energy needs, 70% of...

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May is Compost Awareness Month

Did you know that the first full week of May is International Compost Awareness week? This one week is the largest educational initiative of the compost industry each year! Their goal, according to the Compost Foundation, is to raise public awareness on why we should compost organics. Each year,...

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Planet Friendly Puppers

As the snow is melting you have may have noticed may…smelly presents… on the sidewalk from our furry friends. It can be easy to assume that taking a little less time in our winter walks won’t make a big impact. However, in addition to stinky surprises, dogs can have significant carbon footprints,...

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