Burlington, VT, Climate Action Plan


solar energy

The city's Climate Action Plan includes a goal to increase the use of cleaner and renewable energy sources (p. 17). Strategies listed include implementing additional "Solar on Schools" projects and a "Solar City" project on municipal buildings. The section notes that the city passed a resolution in 2012 to waive all permit fees associated with solar PV and hot water system installations for one year to reduce barriers to such installations (pp. 17, 23).

Burlington, VT

2010 Population: 42,417

2010 Population Density: 4,115.76/square mile