We have delivered
Passionately leading change for better.
With a strong emphasis on sustainability and climate change, Adelaide has positioned itself as a front-running environmental city.
My council is the first South Australian council to have all operations powered entirely by renewable sources.
Using 100% sustainably-sourced electricity, we have reduced emissions by 50% (equating to 11,000 tonnes) saving millions of dollars and creating new jobs. As of 2020, we were proudly certified as a Carbon Neutral organisation.
In addition, our pledge to be a consciously driven Green City saw the following changes enacted.