Seeking contributions to the Wellington Shire Council Sustainability Survey
Wellington Shire Council has prepared a short survey to assist with the identification of key focus areas in preparation for the Wellington Shire Draft Environmental Sustainability Strategy 2020-2024.
Please access the Sustainability Survey here.
Achievements so far:
Wellington Shire Council has undertaken a range of initiatives to work towards it's long term vision:
- 50% reduction in streetlight energy use over 7 years, due to a large scale streetlight LED replacement project.
- 28% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions generated from Wellington Shire Council vehicle fleet in 7 years
- Installation of Solar PV Energy to Wellington Shire Council assets.
- 120 megalitres of potable water savings per year (cost savings of $180,000 per annum) through the Lake Guthridge Sustainable Irrigation Project.
- Delivery of Sustainability and Waste Management education across Wellington Shire.
Your contribution to the Wellington Shire Council Sustainability Survey will help to develop the Draft Sustainability Strategy 2020-2024.
Submissions for Feedback on the Draft Sustainability Strategy will be available in late 2019.