An Integrated Approach to Zero-Carbon Transportation Webinar As electric vehicles (EVs) become more and more prominent in Wisconsin, it is important that our communities are ready for this major transition. 1000 Friends of Wisconsin, along with Jane McCurry at RENEW Wisconsin, recently held a webinar with our Green Tier community partners to discuss the current […]Read more about "Electric Vehicle Readiness in Wisconsin"
DEVELOPING A CLEAN ENERGY PLAN FOR YOUR COMMUNITY As concern over climate change and its impacts deepens, local communities across Wisconsin are eager to develop and implement clean energy plans. Often, they struggle with how to begin from a technical perspective and how to engage their communities. The Wisconsin Clean Energy Toolkit is a comprehensive […]Read more about "Wisconsin Clean Energy Toolkit"
Download and read the full December 2019 Landscapes Newsletter, focused on what we are doing to fight Climate Change.Read more about "December 2019 Newsletter"
Considering that transportation is now the largest and fastest growing source of carbon emissions in the United States, it is important for communities to create climate goals and take action. 1000 Friends has developed a pair of toolkits, one focused on electric vehicle adoption and the other on multi-modal transportation, that will help Wisconsin communities […]Read more about "Toolkits to help Wisconsin communities meet their emission goals"
A Bold, Broad Strategy to Cut Pollution and Reduce Carbon Emissions in the Midwest. Our transportation system shapes how our communities look and feel, the opportunities for advancement and growth that are availableto our people, and the quality of the air we breathe.Read more about "The Road to Clean Transportation"
1000 Friends contributed to the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences Arts & Letters report – Climate Forward: A New Road Map for Wisconsin’s Climate and Energy Future In mid-2012, the Wisconsin Academy initiated a project to examine Wisconsin’s climate and energy future. The fruit of this project is Climate Forward: A New Road Map for Wisconsin’s Climate and […]Read more about "Climate Forward: A New Road Map for Wisconsin’s Climate and Energy Future"