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Alameda

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The County at a glance

* see the Alameda County Climate Opinion Fact Sheet

  from the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

86%* of the people in Alameda believe that climate change is happening

and 77% of Alamedans think community members should do more.

What can YOU do? We're glad you asked!

Find businesses, non-profit organizations, and Marin's city & county sustainability offices,

all doing something to be part of the climate solution - then reach out and connect!

Countywide

Greenhouse Gas Emissions

by Sector, 2019

data provided by the

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COMING SOON!

Your neighbors are doing extraordinary things!

 

If you or someone you know is a Climate Solutionist we'd like to feature them in our Spotlight Series. Send your suggestions to info@DrawdownBayArea.org.

What interests you? Want to know more?

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ENERGY & BUILDINGS

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TRANSPORTATION

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FOOD & FOOD WASTE

Green Businesses

Find businesses near you that are Certified Green

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Local businesses that are doing the right thing would certainly appreciate your support. Find one near you!

 

Are you interested in becoming a Green Business? 

The           is a voluntary partnership among business leaders, government agencies and non-profit organizations. We recognize and promote businesses that demonstrate continuous compliance with applicable environmental regulations, conserve energy, water, and other materials, implement sound environmental practices that prevent pollution and waste generation, and share environmentally responsible practices with other businesses in our community.

 

Become a Certified Green Business! The program, part of the statewide California Green Business Network, leads the nation in creating a vibrant green economy that makes communities healthier and more livable while conserving resources. 

Community Action

It's always easier - and more fun - to take actions with others

Find local nonprofits, networks, coalitions, community action groups and more! All of these organizations are doing something to be a part of the climate solution. Reach out to one or all of them! This will never be a "complete list", so let us know about organizations that should be added: drop us a note at info@DrawdownBayArea.org.

Government Engagement 

Local governments can make all the difference - learn what yours is doing

COUNTY OF MARIN:

The County of Marin Sustainability Team works to support healthy, safe and sustainable communities while preserving Marin’s unique environmental heritage. The team has compiled resources for residents and businesses, and developed programs to promote renewable energy, address climate change, encourage green building, recognize green businesses, and implement energy efficiency projects in County schools, special districts, and cities and towns. 

Explore countywide sustainability resources, or find your local government below.

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CITIES, TOWNS, & AGENCIES:

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What's Happening Around the Bay?

More resources to explore

There are agencies, community organizations, and business groups that are not centered in one particular county, but serve the region, and are often connected beyond the Bay. They offer information, resources, and ways to join the larger effort to implement climate solutions. Take a look at these organizations' websites. 

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