Evansville City Council commits to 100% renewable energy by 2050

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Evansville’s City Council wants city government to shift to 100% renewable energy by 2050.

Monday night, council adopted a non-binding resolution acknowledging an accelerating rate of climate change.

It was a pledge to reduce Evansville’s carbon footprint and increase health and wellbeing.

Council wants greener infrastructure, such as urban tree canopies and electric vehicle charging stations.

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(This story was originally published on March 12, 2019)

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