Green Power Partnership
|Palo Alto, CA Community|
|Percentage Green Power||8.1%|
|Provider(s)||City of Palo Alto Utilities, 3Degrees|
|Green Power Community Since||July 2006|
|Community Green Power Web Page|
Palo Alto has a longstanding commitment to green power. In fact, Palo Alto was the first community in California to be certified as a Green Power Community by the United States Environmental Protection Agency. Thanks to over 6,000 residents and businesses who participate in PaloAltoGreen, Palo Alto is steadily moving towards its community-wide goal of reducing carbon dioxide emissions by 5 percent by 2012, as called for in the City’s Climate Protection Plan.
*Reflects the percentage of residents and businesses in the community choosing to use green power for a portion of their electricity use.
|Partners Contributing to Community Effort|