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File #: 22-00731    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Presentation Status: Completed
File created: 7/5/2022 In control: City Council
On agenda: 8/18/2022 Final action: 8/15/2022
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: RENEWABLE ENERGY FEASIBILITY STUDY PRESENTATION; HOW TO REACH 30% RENEWABLE ENERGY BY 2030.
Sponsors: Grover C. Robinson, IV
Attachments: 1. Renewable Energy Presentation update, 2. Solar Feasibility Report, 3. Solar Structural Feasibility Report

PRESENTATION ITEM

 

FROM:    Grover C. Robinson, IV, Mayor

 

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RENEWABLE ENERGY FEASIBILITY STUDY PRESENTATION; HOW TO REACH 30% RENEWABLE ENERGY BY 2030.                      

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REQUEST:

 

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That City Council receive a presentation from Sustainability Coordinator Mark Jackson regarding the City's Renewable Energy Feasibility Study.

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SUMMARY:

                                          

In 2021, the City Council passed resolution #2021-20 to achieve a 30% Renewable Energy goal by 2030. Staff has since worked diligently to evaluate a path to achieve this goal. This presentation will outline the Renewable Energy Feasibility Study results and the next steps needed to achieve the 30% Renewable Energy goal by 2030.

 

PRIOR ACTION:                     

 

April 22, 2021 - City Council resolved to produce 30% of the City's energy through renewable sources by 2030.

 

February 4, 2020 - Environmental Advisory Board recommended Council commit to this target via a resolution.

 

November 8, 2018 - Climate Mitigation and Adaptation Task Force delivered its final report, including this recommendation.

 

STAFF CONTACT:

 

Kerrith Fiddler, City Administrator

David Forte, Deputy City Administrator - Community Development

Amy Tootle, Public Works & Facilities Director

Brad Hinote, City Engineer

Mark Jackson, Sustainability Coordinator

 

ATTACHMENTS:

 

1)  Renewable Energy Presentation
2)  Solar Feasibility Report
3)  Solar Structural Feasibility Report

 

PRESENTATION:     Yes

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