By Stacey Meinzen and Ann Hancock, Climate Protection Campaign, August 2014

This report presents proven and promising climate measures to support Climate Action 2020, a collaboration of communities within Sonoma County and the Regional Climate Protection Authority. Climate Action 2020’s goal is to identify specific, implementable actions that Sonoma County jurisdictions can take to ensure their communities remain vibrant and resilient in an ever-changing climate.

Proven and Promising Climate Measures From U.S. Communities for Possible Application in Sonoma County


A. Renewable Energy

B. Energy Efficiency

C. Transportation

D. Solid Waste

E. Agriculture and Forestry

F. Financing

G. Tracking Progress Awareness Support

H. Sources, Surveys, Responses