Climate Disruption

Extreme weather and other effects of a warming planet affect all of us. Our climate has been called the #1 issue affecting resiliency.

Green Dubuque has a strong history of work on climate issues, especially related to the 50% by 2030 initiative.

The 2013 report called the “Dubuque Community Climate Action & Resiliency Plan” outlines a variety of strategies to reduce the %  of GreenHouse Gas (GHG) emissions by targeting Four key sectors:

  • Renewable Energy (42%)
  • Energy Efficient Buildings (31%)
  • Solid Waste Minimization (11%)
  • Transportation (9%).

Our Climate Projects: