How Does Your Town Measure up on Climate Change?

Installing Solar Panels (New York, NY) A new study released today by Regional Plan Association and ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability USA compares how towns, cities and counties in the New York Metropolitan Region are planning for climate change and carbon reduction. Thirty municipalities participated in the survey, which asked whether a
series of fifteen climate action programs, including monitoring greenhouse gas emissions, reducing waste, supporting alternative energy use, managing water and implementing transit-oriented development, were either in place or in planning stages.

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