Climate Equity Plan: What Does It Mean for Austin?

An Austin Energy Green Building Webinar

Climate Equity Plan

Austin’s Climate Equity Plan was created with input from nearly 200 community members with an intentional focus on engaging racially and economically diverse residents about the challenges, barriers, and opportunities facing historically excluded groups. The Austin Climate Equity Plan includes the bold and aggressive goal of equitably reaching net-zero community-wide greenhouse gas emissions by 2040 with a strong emphasis on cutting emissions by 2030. Learn how an equity tool helped account for outcomes related to health, affordability, accessibility, community capacity, cultural preservation, accountability, and a just transition to green jobs.

Date: May 10th
Time: 12- 1 p.m.
Location: This seminar will be hosted as a live webinar.

Registration: Register online

Speakers:

  • Phoebe Romero, Environmental Program Coordinator, Office of Sustainability
  • Zach Baumer, Climate Program Manager, Office of Sustainability

Technology Requirements

The webinar will be hosted using WebEx. No software is necessary to join the meeting. Additional details on how to join will be sent to registered attendees.

Attendance Details

  • Seminar is open to building professionals and other invited guests
  • RSVP is recommended to receive webinar instructions and unique password

Continuing Education Credits

  • This seminar will be submitted for AIA Learning Units, GBCI CE Hours for LEED professional, and AICP CM Credits
  • Austin Energy Green Building will provide certificates of completion for self-reporting
  • Certificate will list course description/number
  • All certificates will be emailed
Date last reviewed or modified: 4/13/22

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