Albany, CA, Climate Action Plan

Albany, CA

Solar Energy

The city's Climate Action Plan's Buildings and Energy Strategy lists renewable energy use, including solar energy, as an important part of the city's climate strategies. The plan lists several solar-related objectives and measures, including installing cost-effective renewable energy systems on all city buildings (Meas. BE-1.1); retrofitting existing buildings to maximize use of solar energy (Obj. BE-2), including community outreach and financing efforts (Meas. BE-2.1, 2.2); and solar energy EnPowerment district development (Meas. BE-2.4).

Tool Type: Sustainability Plan, Energy Plan, Climate Plan
Solar Practice: Supports Accessory Solar Energy Use
Type of Place: City
Population Range: <25K
Population Density: >5,000/square mile
Region: Pacific
Jurisdiction: Municipality
Community Type: Suburban
Format: Knowledgebase Resource
Taxonomy Master Topics: Solar Energy Policy
Topic: Energy