Louisville Sustainability Council

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Louisville Sustainability Council

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Connecting People and Policy to Make Louisville More Liveable

Organizational Mission

The Louisville Sustainability Council (LSC) promotes a healthy environment, strong economy and the well-being of the peoople living in Louisville, Kentucky. The LSC brings together individuals, businesses, nonprofits, government and educational institutions to facilitate the achievement of Louisville's sustainability goals. 

Year Founded - 2009

Significant Activities

  • We envision that Louville will be a top ten sustainable metro area by 2025.
  • The LSC hosts an annual Sustainability Summit, quarterly topic-specific Green Convenes and monthly Green Drinks meet-ups.
  • Leadership and Coalition Building -- The Louisville Sustainability Council continues to partner with  other groups to provide leadership and promote sustainability in Louisville.

 

"The Louisville Sustainability Council aims to advocate sustainability through coalition building and is proud to join the Kentucky Sustainable Energy Alliance's efforts to promote clean energy in the Commonwealth"   
                                                                         -Emily Chandler, E.D.

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Organizing for Clean Energy in Kentucky's Coal Fields Organizing for Clean Energy in Kentucky's Coal Fields

In the history of coal in America, Harlan County, Kentucky is legendary for its coal heritage, especially for the efforts of its people to organize for better living and working conditions. Labor unrest in the 1930s led to the county being referred to as “Bloody Harlan.” That same passion for progress and tradition of organizing continues today as Harlan County residents work to diversify their energy economy.

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