The path to carbon neutrality will involve – upgrades of city lighting; incorporating solar and biogas alternative fuels; electric vehicle fleet; water reclamation. Residents are encouraged to have energy audits of their homes and incorporate energy saving measures as well as reducing waste by recycling and repurposing the “stuff” in our lives.
The City council hopes to reduce fossil fuel use by 40% in the next 11 years and 50% by 2050.
Since we are all in this together, the city is seeking our opinions about how to prioritize and achieve these goals with a short survey. You can share your opinions right now at:
It is our responsibility as Bend residents and business owners to let our government know what we think and how we want to achieve these goals.