Climate Summit for Local Government

Sept 6-8, 2023 | Melbourne

Goyder Regional Council

Is a Power Partner

“The Regional Council of Goyder understands that global warming is having significant effects on community, health and climate and recognises that without taking action the impacts will continue to become damaging and effect the entire planet. We welcome the opportunity to join with other councils and the Cities Power Partnership in the fight against climate change and look forward to working with our community in the coming years to increase awareness and implement changes that will lead to reduced emissions in and around the Goyder region”.

Mayor Peter Mattey OAM

Council has selected the following climate pledges

Install renewable energy (solar PV and battery storage) on council buildings.

Support community facilities to access renewable energy through incentives, support or grants.

Power council operations by renewable energy, and set targets to increase the level of renewable power for council operations over time.

Identify opportunities to turn organic waste into electricity.

Set up meetings and attend events to work with other cities on tackling climate change.

Goyder Regional Council