The Resource Conservation Commission has discussed setting energy use and energy generation goals for the City of Fitchburg. The 100% Renewable Energy Resolution would be a strong step toward action by setting ambitious, achievable targets for energy use reduction and renewable energy generation for city operations and the community as a whole.
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Resource Conservation Commission
The RCC recommends policy, enforcement, and informational programs to promote the preservation and improvement of the environment. The RCC has made recommendations for meeting the Kyoto Protocol, and has suggestions for how individuals can reduce their carbon footprint. The RCC has a Community Outreach Subcommittee that plans educational programs for Fitchburg residents and businesses. Videos of RCC Outreach events are available in the “Other City Meetings and Events” section of the FACTv Streaming Media Archive.
For more information regarding sustainability initiatives in the City of Fitchburg, please contact Ellen Geisler (email@example.com), Sustainability Specialist at 608-270-4274