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Resource for Residents: Solarize NoVA & Energy Efficiency

Solarize NoVA is a program of the Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC) in partnership with local government members, the Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP) and local solar installers in the region. Through a competitive review process, LEAP evaluates proposals from local installers and selects a high-quality... Read More

Funding Alert: Pepco Sustainable Communities Grants Program

Sustainable Maryland, in a new partnership with Pepco, will offer Sustainable Communities Grant awards to eligible municipalities and nonprofit organizations. This program will provide $75,000 to fund environmental stewardship projects and $50,000 for community resilience projects across the Pepco service area in Montgomery County, Prince... Read More

Job Alert: Climate Mayors Policy Director

The Climate Mayors seeks a Policy Director to support bolder equitable climate actions by Congress, Federal agencies, and state and local government. The Policy Director is expected to work with leadership to set policy priorities, work with the Biden Administration on identified priorities (e.g. Bipartisan... Read More

Opportunity: Modernizing the U.S. Community Protocol

Greenhouse gas protocols provide authoritative guidance for communities to account for carbon pollution accurately and consistently. ICLEI’s US Community Protocol (USCP) is the industry standard for community-scale inventories, with detailed methods tailored to the needs and data availability of US local governments. Over the past... Read More