Greening the Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Federal Green Challenge Award Goes to National Park Service for Renewable Energy Innovation
The park was recognized a 2016 Federal Green Challenge Award for making significant strides to reduce its carbon footprint with the goal of becoming a carbon neutral park. Highlights of their efforts include:
- Purchasing 100% renewable energy for park buildings through Community Choice Aggregation programs
- Installing solar panels on historic Fort Mason buildings and Alcatraz Island.