Energy efficiency is an effective and local way to way to combat the climate crisis and comes with many co-benefits. Beyond the primary benefits of decreasing fossil fuel consumption, reduced energy demand through energy efficiency can improve public health. Decreased energy use is associated with
It is a pivotal time for climate action in our community, and the City is working to update Madison’s Sustainability Plan to guide our work into the future. Please take a few minutes to share your thoughts on this important issue.
Last week, the Mayor joined Claire Oleksiak, Executive Director of Sustain Dane; Alder Yannette Figueroa Cole; Elevate Energy; and members of the first cohort of Efficiency Navigator participants for a press event to celebrate the achievements of the Efficiency Navigator program and announce that
Whether you’re looking to spend quality time outdoors, give back through acts of service, or learn about and adopt new earth-friendly habits, here are fun ways you can show some love for our planet this Earth Day.
At this week’s RENEW Wisconsin 2023 Summit, the City of Madison was honored with the 2023 Clean Energy Pioneer award for our work to adopt solar energy and electric vehicles, and help the community adopt renewable energy as well. In presenting the award, RENEW described our investments in clean
Today, the City of Madison held the official groundbreaking for the East-West portion of the long-awaited bus rapid transit project. Mayor Satya was joined by Governor Tony Evers, Transportation Secretary Craig Thompson, other local Mayors, key institutional and community partners and staff from
Last week, after extensive outreach to residents, the City’s Community Development Authority (CDA) is sharing an ambitious vision to fully redevelop housing for low-income residents and add many more units on a major piece of “the Triangle” Downtown.