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Energy and Climate
How We Use Energy Impacts the Environment
With proper planning and management, sustainable communities can use energy in a smarter, more efficient way and invest in renewable resources to reduce environmental impacts, maximize reliability, reduce long-term costs and minimize emissions. Rockville's energy and climate plans and policies include: 

Reducing Emissions
In Rockville, buildings and transportation are the largest consumers of energy and the largest generators of greenhouse gas emissions. Becoming more energy-efficient and using green energy sources can not only save money, but help minimize the effects of climate change.

LEED office building

Green and Yellow RideOn Bus 



Erica Shingara
Environmental Management Division

111 Maryland Avenue
Rockville, MD 20850

Ph: 240-314-8872