Clean Air Settlement Brings Clean Energy to North Denver

  For More Information Contact: Jeremy Nichols, WildEarth Guardians’ Climate and Energy Program Director, (303) 437-7663 Mike Harris, University of Denver Sturm College of Law Environmental Law Clinic Director, (303) 871-7870   Denver—WildEarth Guardians and Xcel Energy today announced a … Continued

MLK Day Neighborhood Energy Action a Success!

On Monday January 21st, Martin Luther King National Day of Service, during our 3rd annual Neighborhood Energy Action our volunteers gave out 555 free CFL light bulbs to residents. These bulbs will help save a total of $3,447 on utility … Continued

Groundwork Denver and Girls Inc Riding Tandem

Next week the Groundwork Denver Green Team and select staff are helping to provide special programming for the girls in the after school program at Girls Inc. of Metro Denver (GIMD). The program will be two days long and provide … Continued

Thank You For Your Support!

Groundwork Denver is proud to state that we had 102 donors make contributions totaling over $23,000 to our organization yesterday on Colorado Gives Day! We are so thankful to all of you for helping continue community action with environmental results … Continued

Take Charge! Program Earns Award

Groundwork Denver is excited to announce that our Take Charge! Student Energy Education and Action program will receive the “2012 Environmental Education Award for Excellence” from the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education! Our 1,400+ student volunteers reached 15,000+ students and … Continued

Take Charge! Has Exceeded Program Goals

Groundwork Denver is pleased to announce that our Take Charge! program has far exceeded its goals! Take Charge! has successfully engaged 1,113 Student Energy Ambassadors, swapped out 6,250 incandescent light bulbs for CFL bulbs, including savings of 431,250 kWh per … Continued

23rd Avenue Clean Up Project

Groundwork Denver has recently partnered with Jefferson Park United Neighbors (JPUN), Colorado Department of Transportation, Denver Broncos, Children’s Museum of Denver, Mile High Youth Corps and many more to improve the conditions of the 23rd Ave I-25 exit ramp area, which is a major entrance to … Continued