Archive for the ‘City’ Category


Court Upholds Fracking Ban in Colorado City

Posted on March 4th, 2014 by

Court Upholds Fracking Ban in Colorado City Colorado District Court Judge Chris Melonakis of the 17th Judicial District has approved the results of a November[...]

Chicago Drops Coal, Cuts Electricity Bills

Posted on December 12th, 2013 by

Chicago Drops Coal, Cuts Electricity Bills The city of Chicago has signed a unique deal with the utility Constellation to source municipal demand exclusively from[...]

Chicago Promises One-Day Solar Permitting Process

Posted on October 24th, 2013 by

Chicago Promises One-Day Solar Permitting Process The city of Chicago continues to push ahead with renewable energy as Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the creation of[...]
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City of Thousand Oaks Continuing to Make Strides in Energy Efficiency

Posted on September 25th, 2013 by

In 2008, Popular Science Magazine named Thousand Oaks one of the 50 Greenest Cities in the United States. The City has accomplished many things to[...]

New York Governor Starts $1 Billion Bank for Green Energy Lending

Posted on September 12th, 2013 by

  New York Governor Starts $1 Billion Bank for Green Energy Lending New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is set to establish a $1 billion bank to furnish[...]

Atlantic City – A National Leader in Sustainability

Posted on August 26th, 2013 by

There is a lot more than gambling going on in Atlantic City.  The “World’s Famous Playground” is quickly becoming one of the greenest cities in[...]

Setting Community Energy Goals

Posted on August 22nd, 2013 by

The City of Coconut Creek, Florida is a well-planned community with a unique environmental consciousness that is known as a green community.  Our green accomplishments[...]

When One Plus One Equals Negative Three: A Collaborative Approach to Community Energy Reduction

Posted on May 22nd, 2013 by

  At our first meeting this year, my fellow City Council and I passed the Energy Action Plan, a strategy that identifies specific goals and[...]

Fontana’s Energy and Sustainability Challenges and Accomplishments

Posted on May 7th, 2013 by

The City of Fontana is a modern city benefiting from rapid growth while preserving its hometown atmosphere.  The City is unified by a strong sense[...]
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The City of South San Francisco’s Sustainability Efforts – Progress & Accomplishments

Posted on April 25th, 2013 by

South San Francisco, California “The Industrial City” is strategically located on 9.63 square miles facing the San Francisco Bay and eight miles south of downtown[...]
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Westminster’s Effort to Become Green

Posted on April 11th, 2013 by

Energy management has been a high priority for the City of Westminster. Both the City Council and Staff are always striving towards an energy efficient[...]
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City of Newport Beach – Energy & Sustainability Efforts

Posted on April 9th, 2013 by

  The City of Newport Beach has long-recognized the importance of promoting energy conservation and implementing energy-saving measures and has taken a number of critical[...]
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Miami Beach City’s Energy & Sustainability Challenges & Accomplishments

Posted on April 2nd, 2013 by

The City of Miami Beach strives to be a leader in energy conservation and sustainable strategies.  While we hope all of our residents, businesses and[...]

Pleasanton City’s Energy and Sustainability Strategies

Posted on March 21st, 2013 by

  The City of Pleasanton strives to be the greenest city in the state, and it also has one of the most comprehensive climate action[...]
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Ventura City’s Energy & Sustainability Challenges & Accomplishment

Posted on January 15th, 2013 by

What is the City’s Energy and Sustainability Strategy? The Ventura community has long maintained a strong environmental ethic. Whether it’s conserving our hills and open[...]
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A Bright Future for the City of Irvine: Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Accomplishments

Posted on December 12th, 2012 by

The City of Irvine, a master-planned community, is a leader in environmental stewardship and sustainability, integrating resource-efficient measures into municipal operations and community programs. Foundation[...]