It’s been almost three years since the DNR ordered the city, Dane County and National Guard to clean up PFAS contamination at the airport where firefighters trained for decades using fluorinated foams.
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Matthew Braunginn and Nada Elmikashfi's resignation prompted city officials to review how the city’s committee structure is living up to its “anti-racist ideals.”
“Overall, this project provides for an efficient and advantageous avenue to produce renewable energy in Wisconsin, while promoting a more sustainable way to mitigate waste in the state,” the report states.
Some of the proposals will be cheap, but others could be costly -- and controversial.
The recommended scenario outlined in the Renewable Madison Report would would meet the city’s clean energy goals by 2030.
He joins Maurice Cheeks, Brenda Konkel and Satya Rhodes-Conway in the race.
The city established a task force in response to concerns about tree loss due to Downtown development, lack of tree diversity and general tree health.
I am a resident of University Hill Farms, along with my wife, Jennifer, sons Adli and Wills, and our dog Randall. As Badger fans, we named him…
The Madison City Council approved an agreement Tuesday with Airbnb to collect room taxes on short-term lodgings and set a community-wide goal of 100 percent renewable energy.
The Board of Estimates approved a resolution Monday that would fund a third-party expert to develop a plan to achieve 100 percent renewable energy and net-zero greenhouse gas emissions.
Though the state and federal government are mostly mum on climate change, city of Madison and Dane County leaders are vocal on prevention and mitigation efforts.
The Sustainable Madison Committee recommended spending up to $250,000 to develop a plan to make city buildings and facilities more reliable on renewable energy and achieve net-zero carbon emissions.
At the same time, local clean energy advocates said that individuals who prioritize using more renewable energy sources can help the city achieve its goals.
Two proposals that will come before the committee call on the city to reduce carbon and other greenhouse gas emissions by investing in and utilizing renewable energy.
The Sustainable Madison Committee members should vote YES to 100 percent renewable energy on Monday. What’s more, they should also reaffirm the city’s 2030 energy conservation goal, and the other goals of the 2050 CAP framework that the city has already endorsed.
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The plan lays out a series of concrete recommendations to advance the city's long-term goals.
Madison's City Council adopts an energy work plan with 10 recommendations to establish Madison as a leader on energy innovation.
MGE's new rates will undercut efforts to save. The city must look for innovative ways to help households save energy, thus also saving money and reducing pollution.
The Sustainable Madison Committee discussed the Madison Sustainability Plan and the allocation of funds toward decreasing carbon emissions dur…
Sustainable Madison Committee will convene Tuesday morning to discuss means of incentivizing alternative modes of transportation to reduce car…
Funds could come from revenue created by renting vacated employee parking spots at market rate, a bike advocate says.
Sustainable Madison Committee members met Monday to discuss plans to implement a reimbursement program for city employees who bike, walk or us…