Green Projects and Energy Sustainability in Florida Local Governments. Jessica Terman, M.P.A. Ph.D. Candidate Askew School of Public Administration Presentation to Leroy Collins Institute Executive Board March 21, 2012. Presentation Outline.
Jessica Terman, M.P.A.
Askew School of Public Administration
Presentation to Leroy Collins Institute Executive Board
March 21, 2012
Presentation Outline Governments
What is energy sustainability? To what extent is it being done at the local level?
What are Florida local governments doing and where are they falling short?
Practices in green government
Incentivizing green industry
What are best practices for green government?
What are practices for incentivizing green industry?
What can the state do to help local governments?
The What and Why: Governments
Energy Efficiency and Sustainability
Local Prioritization of Energy GovernmentsEfficiency
Green Practices in Government Facilities Governments
Cities Engaged in Green Government Practices Governments
Best Practices: Governments
Governments Using All Five Green Practices
Green GovernmentsEconomic Development
Cities Engaged in Green Economic Development Governments
Industry Incentives: Governments
Green Building and Development Policy
Industry GovernmentsIncentives: Cities Engaged in Green Economic Development
What is the State Doing? Cities
2008 Florida Energy Bill
Efficient land use: Redevelopment, Mixed-use
GHG reduction: Transportation strategies
Energy conservation: Addressing conservation in planning documents
Housing design/construction standards: LEED
59% of cities reported changing their comprehensive plans in response to HB 697
Enhancing Sustainability: Cities
What Else can the State Do?