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Water Consumption

"By June 30, 2012, the state of Colorado will reduce water consumption in state facilities by ten percent from state fiscal year 2005-06 baseline.”

What State Agencies Can Do

The EPA Water Sense website will help you calculate potential water savings and find rebates near you for water efficiency upgrades.


The Denver Water website has many helpful suggestions to manage commercial and industrial water use.


Incorporate Water Conservation in Energy Performance Contracts

Water conservation measures are often included in Energy Performance Contracts (EPC) where the capital cost for improvements is paid from future savings. Your agency can use this process to take important water conservation actions without needing upfront capital. For more information on EPC’s click here


For more information: Contact the GEO Greening Government Program Manager