Climate Summit for Local Government

Sept 6-8, 2023 | Melbourne

City of Wagga Wagga

Is a Power Partner

During my time as a Councillor, I have been a strong advocate for reducing our energy usage and looking to greener options at our Council facilities. I am excited for Wagga Wagga to join the Cities Power Partnership and look forward to the opportunities, information and other advantages that are on offer as part of the program.

Mayor Greg Conkey

Council has selected the following climate pledges

renewable energy

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

energy efficiency

Roll out energy efficient lighting across the municipality.

sustainable transport

Provide fast-charging infrastructure throughout the city at key locations for electric vehicles.

sustainable transport

Ensure Council fleet purchases meet strict greenhouse gas emissions requirements and support the uptake of electric vehicles.


Develop education and behaviour-change programs to support local residents and businesses to tackle climate change through clean energy, energy efficiency and sustainable transport.

City of Wagga Wagga