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Vail measuring its energy use

Vail Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado

VAIL, Colorado – The town of Vail, Coloradol wants to know how much energy it’s using.

The town is seeking a firm to audit energy use at its facilities. The town is trying to reduce its energy consumption 20 percent by 2020.

The town intends to use the audit as an energy efficiency plan and to guide it in making energy upgrades to its buildings and facilities. The town plans to upgrade technology, use renewable energy and save money that can fund other energy projects.

Responses to the town’s request for proposals are due by 4 p.m., July 24. A meeting for interested firms will be held at 9 a.m., July 9, in the Community Development office at the Vail Municipal complex.

A copy of the request for proposal is available on the town’s web site at under the public notices section.

The town is particularly interested in firms that utilize innovative technology and techniques, whole systems integration, stakeholder partnerships and renewable energy.

For more information, contact Kristen Bertuglia, the town’s environmental coordinator, at 970-477-3455 or e-mail

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