The City of Encinitas has been protecting the environment and taking action on climate change for over a decade. From protecting water quality and managing coastal resources to installing renewable energy systems and offering green building incentives, the City is leading by example on climate action. This website serves as a portal to explore the City’s goals and progress on climate action and to learn how you can be part of the solution.
The Final Climate Action Plan Has Been Approved!
On January 17, 2018 at 6:00 PM, the City of Encinitas City Council unanimous approved our Climate Action Plan (CAP)! Learn More
EV Rebates for Teachers & First Responders
SDG&E is offering $1,000 point of sale rebates for teachers and first responders toward the purchase or lease of an all-electric or plug-in hybrid vehicle. This is in addition to the up to $10,000 in state & federal incentives. Learn More
Locate your BMPs with myEncinitas App
Encinitas requires development projects to install Best Management Practices to treat stormwater runoff and protect water quality. View the locations of these BMPs on the myEncinitas app. Learn More
Current Swim Guide & Beach Status Reporting
The San Diego County Beach Status Map reflects the current status of beaches from Camp Pendleton to the US/Mexico border. For more information, call (619) 338-2073. Learn More
Tell Us What You Think!
This Climate Action Plan Dashboard is NEW! We would love to hear what you think of it! Share your thoughts on this short survey! TAKE SURVEY NOW
The Center for Sustainable Energy is helping multifamily homes get solar energy that would benefit both the owners and tenants. Solar offers lower utility bills, reduced electrical grid consumption, fewer carbon emissions and greater social justice. Learn More
Zero WasteNo More Foam Food Service Ware Products
In December 2016, Ordinance 2016-12 banned the use of Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) foam food service ware containers in Encinitas, due to their impact on the environment. The Ordinance included a six (6) month grace period for all affected establishments to get into compliance. That grace period ended on Friday, June 16, 2017.Full Article
The City of Encinitas was recently honored by the Climate Action Campaign with the “Agents of Change” Award. The Climate Action Campaign is a San Diego-based organization with a mission to stop climate change through policy action. Encinitas earned the distinction for leading the exploration of a Community Choice Energy program.Full Article
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