Links to Energy-Saving Ideas

Sustainable Edmonds
Facebook

U.S. Department of Energy
http://www.energy.gov/

Energy Information Administration
www.eia.doe.gov

Snohomish County PUD (Energy Conservation Tips)
www.snopud.com

“Starting Smart: Calculating your energy appetite” (to determine your home’s electrical load profile)
http://homepower.com/files/webextras/loadcalc.pdf

Transportation options
http://www.commtrans.org/

Safe bicycling tips
http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/bike/

Car Talk’s guide to better fuel economy
http://www.cartalk.com/content/features/fueleconomy/

City of Edmonds
Recycling Program

Composting using a worm bin
www.whatcom.wsu.edu/ag/compost/Easywormbin.htm

Tips on “green” gardening
http://www.treehugger.com/htgg/how-to-go-green-gardening.html

Edmonds Bookshop for "The Low Carbon Diet" and other environmentally friendly books
http://edmondsbookshop.com/services.htm

Climate Committee

The Mayor's Climate Protection Committee meets the first Thursday of every other month starting in January from 8:45 - 10 am in the Fourtner Room ~ 3rd Floor of Edmonds City Hall, 121 5th Avenue North.(Meetings subject to change... please contact Carolyn LaFave for meeting schedule.)

Mayor’s office contacts

Mayor Dave Earling dave.earling@edmondswa.gov

Carolyn LaFave, Executive Assistant to the Mayor
carolyn.lafave@edmondswa.gov

Phone: 425.771.0247
Fax: 425.771.0252

Committee members

Citizens:

  • Sandra Distelhorst
  • Hank Landau
  • Graham Marmion
  • Tony Marzano
  • Gary Ocher
  • Larry Pierce
  • Cynthia Pruitt
  • Josh Thompson
  • Barbara Tipton
  • Zen Wolfang
  • Diane Buckshnis ~ Council Rep

City Staff:

  • Rob Chave
  • Steve Fisher
  • Shane Hope
  • Jennifer Leach
  • Jen Machuga