Colorado State Extension

Need help making your life GREEN? Colorado State Extension provides practical education to help solve problems, develop skills and build a better future.
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Solar Tax Credits 101
Solar tax credits 101
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Fuel Efficiency 101 – Extension
Here are some tips to maximize your vehicle’s fuel efficiency.
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Heat Pumps – Extension – Your Energy Colorado
Everything you need to know about heat pumps.
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Lighting – Extension – Your Energy Colorado
OK, who still has a stray incandescent in the house?!
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Living with Low-Flow
We've gone low-flow and have no regrets!
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Fossil Fuel Production in Colorado – Extension – Your Energy Colorado
Powerhouse
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Windows – Extension – Your Energy Colorado
Storm windows are especially effective with single pane windows.
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The Secret of Snowmaking
Is this more or less than you'd have thought?!
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Impact of Solar Tariffs
Recommendations for solar tariffs have been formally forwarded to the White House. Read on to understand the potential impact to solar prices and the larger solar industry.
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Heating – Extension – Your Energy Colorado
Winter is coming, is your house ready?
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At Home – Extension – Your Energy Colorado
Our updated website offers tools to help you calculate your energy use and learn about a wide range of energy efficiency measures to reduce your future energy use. Get started now to compare yourself to the average Coloradoan!
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Prepare your trees for winter : Tree care tips from CSU experts
Prepare your trees for winter in 6 steps.
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Extension - Providing trusted, practical education to help you solve problems, develop skills and build a better future.
Brighten up your fall landscape with pansies.
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Extension - Providing trusted, practical education to help you solve problems, develop skills and build a better future.
The importance of fertilizing your lawn in the fall.
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Extension - Providing trusted, practical education to help you solve problems, develop skills and build a better future.
Now is the time! Everything you need to know about spring-flowering bulbs.