From the City of Wellesley:
Wellesley’s Sustainable Energy Committee (SEC) is looking for a brand new member who will probably be appointed by the Board of Selectmen (BOS) to finish a time period that ends on June 30, 2021.
Candidates ought to e mail a paragraph describing their curiosity and background to Chair, Laura Olton, at [email protected] by October 31, 2020.
The SEC consists of 4 BOS-appointed members, plus one consultant from every of the next: BOS, College Committee and Wellesley Municipal Gentle Plant (WMLP).
Extra concerning the Sustainable Vitality Committee
In response to the bylaw establishing the SEC:
“The Committee shall suggest sustainable vitality objectives, to cut back City greenhouse gasoline emissions from the municipal, residential, industrial, industrial and institutional sectors, to City Assembly. The Committee shall put together a multiyear motion plan to realize the City sustainable vitality objectives and shall revise it as wanted. The Committee shall work with municipal departments, companies, establishments, and civic and volunteer organizations to provoke and perform actions to realize these objectives and shall coordinate municipal exercise with initiatives of those different organizations. The Committee shall put together an annual City-wide emissions stock and develop an annual motion plan that features important deliberate initiatives by each
municipal and group organizations.”
Candidates ought to be strongly dedicated to the SEC’s mission. Tasks embrace attending SEC conferences one to 2 occasions per thirty days (at present scheduled from 8:30-10am on Fridays), taking an energetic function in SEC initiatives, and finally coordinating a number of of the present initiatives. Applications usually contain interactions with numerous City departments, grass roots and non-profit teams, close by communities and regional teams, and State departments and/or Federal businesses, such because the Massachusetts Division of Vitality Assets and the US Environmental Safety Company.