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Economic Development

This category includes economic development planning and implementation using sustainability approaches including life-cycle cost accounting, community justice, green business incentives/facilitation and financing tools, as well as planning or programs for clean technology development and incubation.

City/County: San Diego, California, USA Primary Category: Economic Development Secondary Category: Land Use/ Planning Detailed analysis of city program to reduce vacant residential and commercial properties through inc…more

City/County: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA Primary Category: Economic Development Secondary Category: Green Building/ Development Report to the Mayor: Initial Findings on Three Green Manufacturing Sectors & Local Economic Developm…more

City/County: Sebastopol, California, USA Primary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency Secondary Category: Economic Development “The Real New Deal: Energy Scarcity and the Path to Energy, Economic, and Environmental Recover…more

City/County: Delray Beach, Pal Beach, Florida, USA Primary Category: Sustainability Management Secondary Category: Economic Development Sustainability recommendations prepared by the City of Delray Beach Green Task Force. The primary go…more

City/County: Denver, Denver, Colorado, USA Primary Category: Sustainability Management Secondary Category: Economic Development A summary of “green” programs and results at this year’s Democratic National Convent…more

City/County: Mecklenburg County, Northcarolina, USA Primary Category: Sustainability Management Secondary Category: Economic Development Mecklenburg County’s Environmental Leadership Policy, adopted January 23, 2004. Presents backg…more

City/County: Boulder, Colorado, USA Primary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency Secondary Category: Economic Development Case study describes reduced energy demand through utility rebates offered to businesses. Huge incre…more

City/County: Lakeland, Florida, USA Primary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency Secondary Category: Economic Development Case-study summary of Lakeland Electric’s solar thermal billing program in Florida. This model…more

City/County: Lakeland, Florida, USA Primary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency Secondary Category: Economic Development Case-study summary of Lakeland Electric?s solar thermal billing program in Florida. This model progr…more

City/County: Seattle, Washington, USA Primary Category: Climate Change Policy Secondary Category: Economic Development Summary of 2005 agreement between Seattle and ten regional employers, including City of Seattle and …more

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