Certifiably Green Denver provides free, confidential, non-regulatory environmental assistance to Denver’s business community. The program helps your business find opportunities to improve efficiency and profitability while minimizing environmental liability through pollution prevention. Sustainability advisers are provided at no cost and begin by visiting your business to complete a comprehensive assessment identifying ways to conserve.
Green Business of the Month: The Avenue Grill
The Avenue Grill in the Uptown neighborhood was one of Certifiably Green Denver’s first green restaurants, and a founding member of Eat Greener Denver.
General Manager, Shelly McCandless has worked with CGD staff since the program’s beginning and continues to share ideas on sustainable practices in the restaurant industry. She has also worked tirelessly in the Uptown neighborhood to mentor and recruit additional businesses into the Certifiably Green Denver program.
The Avenue Grill was initially certified in 2011 and continues to demonstrate it's environmental commitment through innovative practices such as:
About Green Business of the Month: Each month, certified green businesses have the opportunity to be honored as the Green Business of the Month by telling CGD about their ongoing green activities and new projects. CGD selects the Green Business of the Month by evaluating which projects are most impactful, unique, and engaging. The chosen business will recognized on our website, Facebook page and presented with a certificate. Get in touch with your advisor or email us to tell us about your recent projects!
Sustainability advisors at the City are provided at no-cost to Denver business owners.
Step 1 - Schedule a walk through assessment of your business with one of our advisors. Call 720-865-5457
Step 2 - After the assessment is complete, your adviser will work with you to prioritize and implement practices that benefit your business. Program advisers are available to provide assistance whether you are interested in single measures or overall certification.
Don't see your business on the list below? Don't worry. We provide custom certifications and are always looking to certify new business sectors.
Fire on the Mountain (Case Study PDF) - Restaurant
Wynkoop Dental (Case Study PDF) - Dental Office
Snooze (Case Study PDF) -Restaurant
Headlines Salon (Case Study PDF) - Salon
Green Garage (Case Study PDF) - Auto Shop
Postmodern (Case Study PDF) - Energy Loans
Hooked on Colfax (Case Study PDF) -Restaurant/Cafe
The City and County of Denver does not endorse or recommend any third party product, or service.
Resources for all Businesses:
Through Certifiably Green Denver, the City and County of Denver offers low-cost energy loans for Denver's business community.
If you're planning to implement energy projects, but lack the upfront capital, your Sustainability Adviser through Certifiably Green Denver can help you determine if a low-cost energy loan through the program is right for you.
What is the Loan Process Like?
A Massage, Inc.
The Corner Studio
Green Door Fitness
Headlines - The Washington Park Salon
Let Em Have It Salon
Marion Street Tattoo
My Hair Trip Salon
Orangetheory Fitness - Highlands
Peace of Mind Massage
Pearl St. Chiropractic
Saunders Massage Therapy
Tennyson Pediatric Dentistry
The River Power Vinayasa Yoga Studio
Washington Park Chiropractic
Ampajen Solutions, LLC
Arnold & Porter LLP
Artwork Network Gallery & Event Center
Associates III Interior Design
Conscious Real Estate
Conserve-A-Watt Lighting, Inc.
Davis Partnership Architects
Davies Media Design
Davis Graham & Stubbs LLP
Environmental Technical Solutions
GreenSpot Real Estate
High Bridge Creative
Levin Jacobson Japha, PC
Maggorie Law Firm
Manifold Design and Development
ONE Business Systems
Premier Specialty Contracting
Ramirez, Johnson and Associates
Red Canynon Engineering and Software
Syntrinsic Investment Counsel
The Dialog Lab
Urban Ventures, LLC
Van Der Jagt Law Firm
Below is a Map of Certified Green Business Partners. Don't see your favorite shop or hangout on the list? Have them contact a free Sustainability Advisor and we'll help them get started at 720-865-5457.
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200 W 14th Ave. 3rd Floor
Denver, CO 80204