Green Tier DNR

Green Tier Charter for Climate Action

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking public input on a new charter to encourage businesses, non-government organizations and communities to combat the effects of climate change in our state. The charter, which is part of the DNR’s Green Tier program, will help members reduce greenhouse gases and collaborate on projects that improves climate resiliency and […]

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Green Tier Legacy Community Resources

Legacy Community Annual Report Instructions Legacy Communities Green Tier Charter Sustainable Strategies Scoresheet Sample Resolution Annual Reports Energy: Achieving 25×25 Goals for Energy Independent Communities Best Practices Review: Reducing Energy Costs in Local Government City of Calgary Energy Challenge Clean Cities Cool Roofs Efficiency Cities Energy Independent Communities Energy On Wisconsin LED Street Lighting Cost Benefit […]

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Green Tier Legacy Communities 10 Year Anniversary

Green Tier Legacy Communities 10 Year Anniversary!

2020 marks the 10-year anniversary of the Green Tier Legacy Communities Charter signing. Since the Charter’s signing in 2010, the network has grown from 5 pilot communities, to 29 cities, villages, towns and counties. The Charter works with all forms of local government and over 1,000,000 Wisconsinites reside in Legacy Communities. The charter brings local […]

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100 Percent Renewable Energy Commitments

The 100 percent renewable energy commitments made by Legacy Communities are a leading example in the state of Wisconsin for combating climate change at the local level. These commitments fit well with ongoing energy usage strategies that all Legacy Communities strive to implement. Learn about all the GTLC with Climate Commitments! Eau Claire In March […]

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