Efficiency Expo

 Efficiency Expo

Changing the current means learning the latest. Drop by our Efficiency Expo for the chance to win prizes and discover efficiency tips to use energy and water wisely. Tour the Water Wise Demonstration Garden or get hands-on in our lighting, water and solar displays. We’re always ready to help our community become efficient in every way.

Saturday, June 9, 2018
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Conservation & Environmental Center
2855 Mesa Rd. (map)
Free parking and open to the public

Event activities:
  • Explore the Water Wise Demonstration Garden
  • Electric vehicle show and test drives
  • Learn about electric vehicle ownership from the Colorado Springs Electric Vehicle Club
  • Ask the experts: Local energy and water experts will be on hand to answer your home efficiency questions
  • Get hands on with our energy and water interactive home
  • Sign up for My Usage and electronic billing
  • Residential renewable energy system experts
  • Visit our demonstration yards and take home easy-to-follow landscape templates
  • Kids’ activities
  • Natural gas and electric safety demonstrations

Giveaways and exchanges:
  • Take our Change the Current pledge and receive LED bulbs
  • Showerhead exchange: Bring in up to two old showerheads and receive new WaterSense® labeled showerheads and a shower timer
  • FREE recycled rain barrel raffle. Limit 40 participants, one entry per household. Winners must be at least 18 years old and a Utilities customer. Lottery drawings will be held at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. Winners must attend a 30-minute workshop immediately following the drawing. Materials will be available to assemble the rain barrel that is yours to take home.

Enter to win prizes:
  • $1,000 gift card to Home Depot or Lowe’s
  • Rachio WaterSense smart irrigation controller and check up
  • Attic insulation and air sealing job from Front Range Installers
  • WaterSense bathroom upgrade and installation (faucet, showerhead and toilet)
  • Landscape consultation and plan
  • Change the Current prize pack
  • Smart thermostat
  • Rain barrel

We greatly appreciate the support of these businesses and groups:

  • Bestway Mechanical
  • Colorado Springs Electric Vehicle Club
  • Cumulus Media
  • Energy Resource Center
  • Friends of the Mesa Road Garden
  • Front Range Installers
  • Peak Structural
  • Peak View Solar
  • Rampart Supply
  • Rocky Mountain Solar & Wind
  • Sunlight Solar
  • River Network
  • South Colorado Springs Nissan
  • Swire Coca-Cola