Set within the context of WA’s energy transformation, the aim of the workshop is to provide clarity on the challenges councils are encountering. The findings will be used to explore how collaboration can provide an opportunity to overcome barriers identified and scale impact.
Significant opportunities are emerging for councils to work together to achieve ambitious emissions reduction. Hearing directly from councils about problems encountered will assist with focusing efforts on the most feasible emission reduction initiatives.
The virtual workshop will seek to answer the following questions:
Input from the November workshop will be used to design two roundtable discussions for metropolitan and south-west WA councils in early 2022. These roundtable events will work towards providing a structured approach for collaborative emission reduction initiatives.
WALGA: The Western Australian Local Government Association is the peak organisation for Local Government in WA. The Association is committed to leveraging the collective strength and influence of the Local Government sector for the benefit of them and their communities.