Energy Programs

  • Focus on Energy
    • Offers rebates for cost-effective energy efficiency and renewable energy projects statewide
  • MadiSUN Solar
    • Uses collective buying power for great deals on rooftop solar and offers financing
  • Green Madison
    • Effort to reduce energy consumption to make Madison become more sustainable
  • Sustain Dane MPower Business Champion
    • One year, fully-customizable program for business and organizations to reduce environmental impact while saving costs
  • Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program (WHEAP)
    • Assistance for heating costs, electric costs, and energy crisis situations to lower burden of monthly energy costs for low-income households
  • Project Home
    • Provides insulation for low-income households
    • If you live outside of Dane County, visit Wisconsin Weatherization Assistance Program 

Greenhouse Gas Reports

Madison and Dane Co. have various reports on Greenhouse Gas emissions performed over multiple years.

Energy Plans

  • 2017 – Madison 100 Percent Renewable Energy Goal 
    • Sustainable Engineering Group, LLC and Navigant have been selected by the City of Madison as the consultants to help the city develop a 100 percent renewable energy plan
  • 2016 – City of Madison Energy Work Plan
  • 2016 – Sustainability Plan: For Review and Update
  • 2012 – City of Madison Sustainability Plan
  • 2011 – Solar in Action
  • 2011 – Madison Sustainability Plan
  • 2004 – Building a Green Capital City
  • 2002 – Madison Climate Protection Plan

Other Reports

  • 2017 – Request for Proposal: Sustainability Consulting Services – to develop a plan for the 100 percent renewable energy goal
  • 2016 – Madison City Snapshot published by Imagine Madison
  • 2016 – Progress Report Regarding Collaboration between City of Madison and MGE
  • 2015 – Framework for Change Report: Trial Indicators for a Healthy and Flourishing Place for All published by the Capital Area Regional Planning Commission
  • 2014 – City of Madison Memo on MGE Rate Case
  • 2010 – Sustainability Baselines and Resources: Environment, Economic Prosperity, and Social Capital and Community Health
  • 2007 – A Natural Step Case Study Madison, Wisconsin: A Sustainability Umbrella for All

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