E*News & Views, May 15, 2023

Sustainable San Rafael educates and advocates for local government action to curb climate change and advance sustainability. Join Us!

Quick Takes.

Mon, May 15, 7pm: Urge City Council to include building electrification and tree master plan & preservation in FY2023-25 goals. Plus, support Housing Element and Economic Development Plan for a clean energy future. Agenda & staff reports.

Sat, May 20, 11am - 5pm: Ember Stomp for all you need to know in the new climate reality of ongoing wildfire. Marin fairgrounds. Details.

Wed, June 14, 4pm: MarinCAN Board considers how Marin can reach zero net GHG by 2045. Link.

More events at MarinCAN.

Christine O'Rourke

Marin EV Strategy Rolls Out

Cities and towns throughout Marin are now reviewing the Countywide EV Acceleration Strategy and choosing which actions to implement in each jurisdiction. Christine O'Rourke of the Marin Climate & Energy Partnership will update us on the progress so far. The results will be critical to reducing over half of Marin's greenhouse gas emissions and therefore key to the success of every Climate Action Plan in the county.

9:00 am, Friday, May 19

Details, Sign-up & Link

Featured Events & Actions

EVs for Backup Power

Wed, May 31, 5-6pm. Learn how your 'battery on wheels' can keep your house humming during blackouts. Plus 5/23 'Electrify your Ride' webinar.


Household Actions for Zero GHG

Wed, June 14, 4:00pm and Thu, June 15, 6:30pm. Start dates for fun, free classes to get to zero GHG.


Add Your Home for 2023

2nd Virtual Home Tour is looking for participants. Click below to find out more and see past tours.