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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 

Buildings

 Transportation