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Posted on May 20, 2019 at 10:21 AM by Elena Domingo
Originally Written January 14, 2019
CAP2.0 consultants and staff continue evaluating community progress on reaching the goals of the Climate Recovery Ordinance (CRO). While we know there is still work to be done to achieve our goals, it is encouraging to remember that Eugene continues to be a national leader when it comes to addressing climate change. When compared to similar cities across the nation:
You can see how we compare to several similar cities on both our goals and progress below.
Our lower emissions can largely be attributed to Eugene’s long-standing commitments to climate friendly action. Additionally, EWEB has contributed greatly by supporting conservation strategies and investing in low-carbon electricity. As we continue to work on the CAP2.0, we are working with partners across the country to understand what strategies may be the most effective in Eugene to continue to make progress.
Over the next few months, the Project Team will: