100% Local Solar? That’s a bright idea! Sign up Now!

Check out Local Sol’s website for more info and learn how to sign up! 100% Local Solar Energy

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April/May Newsflash! Take Action!

With the terrible and dangerous environmental news coming out of Washington D.C. the need to take environmental action at a local level is greater than ever!   Here’s what we can do – ask local government to decrease greenhouse gas emissions during budget deliberations starting in April. This spring City and town councils and the County […]

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Sustainable Novato Newsletter – March and April 2017

                                                            Meeting on Sea Level Rise City Hall, Novato, April 29   How vulnerable will Novato be to rising seas? Find out at a community meeting at Novato City Hall 10 am- 12 noon, Saturday, April 29. Cities in Marin have partnered with the County to prepare a vulnerability assessment. Play […]

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Zero Waste – All you need to know!

Zero Waste Marin is co-sponsoring: “Zero Waste – What you Need to Know about Construction and Zero Waste.”  See attached flyer. At the event, you can learn about recently updated Green Building Codes, Construction and Demolition (C&D) Recycling Programs in Marin County and best practices for deconstruction and reuse at project sites. The event will […]

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Going Deep Green – Explained

“The single most effective way for Marin residents to reduce greenhouse gas emissions is to switch to Deep Green.” By Doug Wilson and Mary Morgan (Marin Conservation League newsletter) Those lines were written almost a year ago in this [Marin Conservation League] Newsletter on the eve of the County’s adoption of its updated Climate Action Plan […]

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Form your own Resilient Neighborhoods Team and Reduce Your Carbon Footprint!

Teams are forming throughout Marin County. You can form or join a team with neighbors, friends, bookclub members, co-workers, or even people you will be meeting for the first time.  If you are interested in joining a team, click here to fill out our information form and we’ll contact you with more details.

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See Massive Human Impact on Our Earth

Check out this Google time-lapse high resolution map of the globe. https://earthengine.google.com/timelapse/  It shows the massive recent impacts of human activity on every part of the Earth.  Note that Marin County has remained relatively unscathed, at least visibly.  You can grab the map and drag it to the location you want to focus in on, like […]

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Get Paid for Charging your Electric Vehicle!

EV drivers can get paid by signing up for a Marin Clean Energy program that controls when their car is charged and also controls the amount of electrical current used for charging the car. The program is designed to ensure that the car is fully charged by the time the driver specifies and allows the […]

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