10-11-16 *CSU Ext News* Ron Meyer, “Colorado Agricultural Energy Efficiency Program”

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Colorado Agricultural Energy Efficiency Program

Colorado farmers can improve energy efficiency in their agricultural operations and save money.  The Colorado Agricultural Energy Efficiency Program offers a variety of energy assistance including:

  • Free energy audits tailored to your agricultural operations
  • Objective, third party technical assistance
  • Assistance with grants and rebate programs for energy saving equipment

Energy audits are available on a first-come first-served basis.  Call 1-800-441-8525 or email agservices@gdsassociates.com with questions.  In addition, visit the website at www.colorado.gov/energyoffice/agricultural-energy-efficiency.  Last and new this year, greenhouses are now eligible for participation in addition to powered irrigators and dairies.

Submitted to Barn Media by:

CSU Golden Plains Area Extension,  Ron Meyer, Area Extension Agent (Agronomy), 

(719) 346-5571 x 305, ron.meyer@colostate.edu

Colorado State University Extension programs are available to all without discrimination.

Colorado State University Extension is your local university community connection for research-based information about natural resource management; living well through raising kids, eating right and spending smart; gardening and commercial horticulture; the latest agricultural production technologies and community development. Extension 4-H and youth development programs reach more than 90,000 young people annually, over half in urban communities.