City of Berkeley Sustainability Policies

Over the years, the Berkeley City Council has adopted a number of resolutions and ordinances that have helped to increase the sustainability of the Berkeley Community. In addition, Berkeley has included sustainability principles in its Revised General Plan. 

Resolutions and Ordinances

Initiatives

Berkeley FIRST (Financing Initiative for Renewable and Solar Technologies)  Berkeley's PACE Pilot (completed)

Money for Energy Efficiency (ME2) Federal stimulus funding for comprehensive energy efficiency upgrades for homes, apartments and businesses (completed)

Green Cities California  An association of leading green cities and counties in California

United Nations Climate Accords  A series of implementable sustainability goals that cities around the world can adopt

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