Building Resilient Communities: State and Local Perspectives
This webinar explored how different state and local governments are developing and planning their communities to improve energy efficiency and bolster resilience. Attendees discovered how energy efficiency and renewable energy act as resilience measures for mitigating the impacts of natural disasters. Panelists shared how they use federal and local funds, tools, and public-private partnerships to support energy resilience projects. Panelists also shared real-world examples and best practices for building resilient communities.
Speakers: Will Lauwers, Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources; Peter Brandom, City of Hillsboro, Oregon; Megan Levy, Wisconsin Office of Energy Innovation