2013 Sustainable Year 2013 Sustainable Year

February

Transit Month

Goal: Increase Commuter Club Membership

DWR Event:

Commuter Club Signup Drive

 

 

 

March

Energy Efficiency

Goal: Reduce Building Energy Use by 10% by 2015 (Reduce GHGs)

DWR Event:

Highlights of DWR Energy Efficiency Efforts

Presentations on Energy Efficiency

Sign up for Energy Efficiency Audit

April

Earth Day

Goal: Participate in the Earth Day Activity nearest you!

DWR Event:

National Ignition Facility Laser Show

Partner with Cal EPA Event

 

 

 

May

"May is Bike Month"

Goal: 10% increase 1st time participation (Reduce GHGs)

DWR Event:

Bike to Work Day, Greeting Stations, Bike Safety Classes,

Commuter Panel Brownbag

June

Re-Use

Goal: Increase Re-use as part of DWR's Waste Reduction Efforts

DWR Event:

 

 

 

 

July

Water Efficiency

Goal: Reduce Water Use 20% by 2020

DWR Event:

Water Saving Workshops

Home Water Conservation Plan

 

 

 

August

Climate Action

Goal: Reduce GHGs

DWR Events:

 DWR Movie

Climate Change Panel

Climate Action Ride

 

September

Environmental Stewardship

 

Goal: Sustainability, Biodiversity & Healthy Ecosystems

DWR Event:

Videos, Workshops, Panel discussions, Roundtable Event

 

 

October

Low Car Use Challenge

 

Goal: Reduce GHGs

DWR Event:

Low Car Use Challenge Sign up

Fuel Cell Technology Presentation and Fuel Cell Vehicle Demo

 

November

America Recycles Day

 

Goal: Increase Recycling as part of DWR's Waste Reduction Efforts

DWR Event:

On-site Collection Event

 

 

 

 

 

DWR is hosting a Sustainable Year! The purpose is to highlight DWR's Sustainability Goals as well as offer on-going Sustainability events and education. Each month there will be various events and presentations as well as a entire page devoted to that month's theme and goal. Please feel free to participate in the listed activities and to offer suggestions and ideas for future events. Your ideas and comments are welcome!

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