Tag: Climate Action Plan

CARBON NEUTRAL BY 2050: CLIMATE ACTION PLAN UPDATE APPROVED

June 20th, 2013

On Monday, June 17, the Council unanimously adopted an update to Seattle’s Climate Action Plan that sets Seattle on a course towards our goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2050. I proposed adopting the ambitious ‘Carbon Neutral by 2050’ goal as a Council priority in 2010, and legislation accepting the goal was approved by the […]

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CARBON NEUTRAL BLOG POST 14 – COUNCIL ADOPTS CARBON NEUTRAL GOAL, WORKPLAN

October 13th, 2011

On Monday, October 3, the Seattle City Council unanimously approved Resolution 31312, endorsing a path toward reducing Seattle’s net greenhouse gas emissions level to zero by 2050.  Section 1 of the resolution resolves that the “City adopts the following climate protection and adaptation goals: (1)   Seattle will strive to reach net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) […]

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