Conservation and Sustainability
Going green gets to the heart of our vibrant community, creating a
long-term approach for establishing the capacity to successfully endure.
new and innovative ways to incorporate environmentally friendly initiatives is
shaping the way the City of Pasadena operates. From greening our fleets to
encouraging environmental stewardship, there were countless examples in 2009 of
how we are moving toward a sustainable future.
Aggressive new Green City Pasadena strategies were adopted in 2009 to meet 40
percent of the city’s electricity needs with green power by 2020 and cut carbon
dioxide emissions by 40 percent by 2020.