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This category includes renewable energy generation (wind, solar, hydrogen, biomass, biogas, tidal, wave, etc.), distributed energy generation, small-scale hydroelectric energy, and energy transmission. Supply-side and demand-side programs, incentives and awareness campaigns. Category also includes energy efficiency programs, policies and incentives, education and awareness campaigns as they pertain to buildings and other sources of stationary energy use.

City/County: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Primary Category: Sustainability Management Secondary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency City sustainability plan: Greenworks Philadelphia builds upon the work of the 2007 Local Action Plan…more

City/County: Chicago, Illinois, USA Primary Category: Climate Change Policy Secondary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency The Chicago CAP, released 2008, informs citizens about the city’s five major strategies for re…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: Houston, Texas, USA Primary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency Secondary Category: Purchasing/ Investing The City of Houston recently secured a wind power energy supply contract for its future energy needs…more

City/County: Houston, Texas, USA Primary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency Secondary Category: Sustainability Management As part of a neighborhood revitalization campaign, Houston’s weatherization program aims to im…more

City/County: Santa Barbara, California, USA Primary Category: Climate Change Policy Secondary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency Comprehensive plan targets climate protection, waste prevention, water quality, conservation, and ha…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: Arcata, Humboldt, California, USA Primary Category: Climate Change Policy Secondary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency The City of Arcata has joined international efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, committing t…more

City/County: Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Primary Category: Green Building/ Development Secondary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency Purpose: to serve a springboard for further discussion and investigation in green affordable housing…more

City/County: Phoenix, Arizona, USA Primary Category: Energy/ Energy Efficiency Secondary Category: Green Building/ Development Phoenix has recently implemented nationally acclaimed home energy efficiency programs which go beyon…more

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