One of the City's highest environmental priorities is reducing our energy use and carbon footprint. Our goal is to reduce our overall carbon emissions by 80 percent by 2050.
While that's an aggressive goal, there is so much inefficiency in our buildings, infrastructure and transportation, that we believe there's a road map to get there. Learn more about climate.
From a financial standpoint, many energy-saving opportunities have a short payback period.
Puget Sound Energy offers several rebates whether you are buying a home, remodeling or just looking to spend less.
Puget Sound Energy has a Green Power Program, where you can buy electricity generated in more environmentally-friendly ways.
The City has a dedicated green building program with additional resources.