Responsible Resource Use

State Policy Priorities

  • Water Action Plan and Energy Action Plan (established resource loading orders)
  • AB 1007 Alternative [Transportation] Fuels Plan
  • Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS)
  • California Energy Efficiency Strategic Plan (CEESP)
  • AB 32 California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006

Primary Goals

  • Preserve and protect natural resources
  • Reduce energy consumption in the built environment
  • Increase long-term water and energy security
  • Reduce reliance on fossil fuels by meeting the City’s energy through renewable resources
  • Increase ability to meet local water demand through reliable, safe and high quality water supplies
  • Reduce GHG and other adverse environmental impacts from use and/or development of resources

    Potential Actions

    • Water
    • Energy Efficiency
    • Renewable Energy