City of

Watch Online

Common Council Presentation: Sierra Club & Sustainable Madison Committee

Episode first aired on 1/3/2017

Elizabeth Katt Reinders, senior campaign representative with Sierra Club's Beyond Coal campaign will provide a briefing to Council members on how cities can lead on solutions to climate change and Madison's opportunity to reduce carbon emissions and create a clean energy economy that addresses social equity and public health. The presentation will focus on the electricity sector, how cities across the country are committing to 100% clean energy and how Madison is poised to be a leader in these efforts.
Following the Ms. Reinders presentation, Raj Shukla, chair of Sustainable Madison Committee (SMC), will present background, context and intent of the 100% clean energy resolution that passed the SMC and will be introduced at the January 3, 2017 Common Council meeting for referral.