• Welcome to the Denver Office of Sustainability

    Resourceful Today - Thriving Tomorrow
    • Denver City Energy Project launches, targeting our largest buildings for energy efficiency
      Denver City Energy Project launches, targeting our largest buildings for energy efficiency
    • Denver City Council passage of an ordinance allowing Denver residents to sell homegrown produce and cottage foods
      Denver City Council passage of an ordinance allowing Denver residents to sell homegrown produce and cottage foods
    • Mayor Hancock enjoying Denver
      Mayor Hancock enjoying Denver's first protected bike lane on 15th Street
    • Members of the Office
      Members of the Office's Advisory Council and the City's Sustainability Implementation Committee work to create Denver's sustainability vision
    • Even the Sun knows – Denver was selected as America’s first ‘Solar-Friendly Community
      Even the Sun knows – Denver was selected as America’s first ‘Solar-Friendly Community'
    • Mayor Hancock & Denver youth celebrating B-cycle
      Mayor Hancock & Denver youth celebrating B-cycle's first on-street station
    • Denver International Airport has 8 megawatts of installed solar generation capacity and will go over 10 megawatts in 2014
      Denver International Airport has 8 megawatts of installed solar generation capacity and will go over 10 megawatts in 2014
    • Denver’s Office of Sustainability Advisory Council gets a close look at sustainable, affordable housing through the award-winning Mariposa Project
      Denver’s Office of Sustainability Advisory Council gets a close look at sustainable, affordable housing through the award-winning Mariposa Project
    • Denver is certainly happy about efforts by groups like Walk Denver to make us a more walk-friendly community
      Denver is certainly happy about efforts by groups like Walk Denver to make us a more walk-friendly community  

    Latest News

    Nov 24, 2014

    photo of pedestriansThe Mayor’s Pedestrian Advisory Committee (MPAC) advises the Mayor on all matters regarding the pedestrian experience as it relates to transportation and recreation.

    Oct 28, 2014

    group shot of enrolled bldg mgrsDenver today announced its plan to unlock $1.3 billion in energy savings through a targeted effort to reduce climate-changing greenhouse gases from the energy used by commercial and multi-family buildings.

    Oct 13, 2014

    Compost your leaves at one of Denver Recycles’ LeafDrop sites.  By participating in the LeafDrop program you can make less trash, keep our streets clean and help to make compost for Denver Recycles’ Annual Mulch Giveaway & Compost Sale in May.

    Events

    Nov 25, 2014

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    Interested in saving money on energy bills while increasing home comfort? Wondering what to do with your extra harvest? Looking for ways to stay active even as the temperatures drop? Learn all this and more from local experts at the first meeting of the Sustainable Neighborhoods Learning Community

    Nov 24, 2014

    forum flyerDenver is hosting a free forum for builders, design professionals, homeowners & others to learn about the requirements of the 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) in advance of Denver's upcoming move to the 2015 set of international codes.

    Nov 21, 2014

    Help shape the future of outdoor spaces in Downtown Denver! Join Denver Parks and Recreation and the Downtown Denver Partnership in the early stages of developing a long-term vision for how your parks and public spaces will contribute to a thriving and more livable downtown.

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