LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS EDINA POSITION

Renewable Energy

Adopted May 2005; Updated May 2019, Survey and Report 2020
  • LWVE supports the use of renewable energy and energy conservation to improve environmental and public health, energy independence and security for the residents of Edina.
  • LWVE supports renewable energy objectives for the City of Edina. Examples include:
    • Participation in a renewable energy coalition;
    • Consideration of renewable energy technology for the city and school buildings;
    • Establishment of a percentage of City energy to come from renewable energy sources;
  • LWVE supports the City of Edina Energy and Environment Commission to provide recommendations to the city regarding energy and conservation and education of residents on energy issues.
  • LWVE advocates that the City and school district inform the public about their energy conservation and renewable energy efforts.