Exhibit 23.1

CONSENT OF INDEPENDENT REGISTERED PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FIRM

We hereby consent to the incorporation by reference in each of the following Registration Statements of Gaiam, Inc. of our report dated April 1, 2013, with respect to the consolidated financial statements of Real Goods Solar, Inc. and subsidiaries included in this Amendment No. 1 to Annual Report on Form 10-K/A for the year ended December 31, 2012.

 

Form

 

Registration Statement

 

Description

S-3   333-170681   Shelf Registration Statement
S-8   333-37700  

Gaiam, Inc. 1999 Long-Term Incentive Plan

Gaiam, Inc. 1999 Employee Stock Purchase Plan

S-8   333-89726   Gaiam, Inc. 1999 Long-Term Incentive Plan
S-8   333-161450   Gaiam, Inc. 2009 Long-Term Incentive Plan.

 

/s/ EKS&H LLLP

April 1, 2013

Denver, Colorado