Urban Sustainability Practice

Integrating sustainable principals and performance guidelines into policies is an important aspect of sustainable development. The Communities Sustainability Services staff at Southface works with local and regional policy makers to understand the variety of green building and green development practices being used in their area.

How We Can Help

Southface works extensively with local and regional organizations to develop community-level initiatives that align with your sustainability goals. Our partners include local governments, community improvement districts, transportation management organizations, business and neighborhood associations looking to improve the social and economic fabric of their communities while responding to environmental needs.

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SOUTHACE CALENDAR

Wed 27

Public Tour

June 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Jul 06

Sustainable Atlanta Roundtable

July 6 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
Jul 09

Beyond Residential Testing

July 9 @ 9:00 am - July 11 @ 1:00 pm
Jul 11

Public Tour

July 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Jul 16

BPI Home Energy Professional Retrofit Installer Technician

July 16 @ 9:00 am - July 20 @ 5:00 pm

THE JOURNAL

Advancing the Case for an Energy-Efficient Georgia: The Water-Energy Nexus

Southface and the Southern Environmental Law Center are pleased to present “The Water-Energy Nexus in Georgia: A Detailed Examination of Consumptive Water Use in the Power Sector.” Our goals in commissioning this analysis were to clarify the scale and nature of water use by the electric power sector in Georgia and to enrich the ongoing…

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Electric Vehicle Day

Southface was excited to attend Capitol EV Day Thursday, January 25th to hear a number of speakers discuss Georgia’s potential to be a leader in the electric vehicle industry.

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Catching up with 2017 Fulcrum Award Winner: Park Pride

The PNA Vision calls for a large-scale reintroduction of natural systems into an urbanized area, and represents a long-term strategy for addressing stormwater issues as well as issues of environmental and social justice.

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