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Sustainable DC Progress Reports

 

Sustainable DC Progress Reports

As a part of holding ourselves, our partner agencies, and our city accountable to the goals we have set, Sustainable DC conducts annual progress reports on all of the goals and actions of the plan. The 2014 - 2018 Progress Reports are based on the original Sustainable DC Plan, while our 2020 Progress Report is the first for Sustainable DC 2.0.

2020

Untitled design (6).pngThe Sustainable DC 2020 Progress Summary highlights key projects and initiatives and summarizes basic progress on Sustainable DC 2.0. 

The Sustainable DC 2020 Progress Report provides a more detailed explanation of the progress on all of the actions in the Sustainable DC 2.0 Plan. A detailed chart of each action’s progress can be found here.

Beginning in 2020, Clean Energy DC and Climate Ready DC both conducted annual progress reporting, as well.

The Clean Energy DC 2020 Progress Report provides updates on each section of Clean Energy DC, while the Clean Energy DC Summary highlights key projects and initiatives of 2019 and summarizes progress on Clean Energy DC.

The Climate Ready DC 2020 Progress Report highlights key projects and initiatives of 2019 and summarizes progress on Clean Energy DC.

 

2018

Progress Report 2018 image.pngThe Sustainable DC 2018 year Progress Report highlights key projects and initiatives and summarizes basic progress on the Plan: Sustainable DC Progress Report April 2018. Find credits for photos used in the 2018 report here.

The Detailed Fifth Year Progress Report provides detailed explanation of the progress on all 143 actions in the Sustainable DC Plan: Sustainable DC DETAILED 2018 Progress Report. A detailed chart of each action’s progress can be found here.

2017

Progress Report 2017 image.jpgThe Sustainable DC 2017 Year Progress Report highlights key projects and initiatives and summarizes basic progress on the Plan: Sustainable DC Progress Report April 2017.

The Detailed Fourth Year Progress Report provides a detailed explanation of the progress on all 143 actions in the Sustainable DC Plan: Sustainable DC DETAILED 2017 Progress Report. Find credits for photos used in 2017 report here.

The Fourth Year Summary Card provides opportunities for how to get involved in making the District more sustainable: Sustainable DC 2017 Summary Card.

During Earth Week 2017, almost two hundred District residents met to hear about progress on Sustainable DC and to launch the District’s update to the plan, Sustainable DC 2.0. A panel of technical experts spoke and the community provided their own expert advice on how the Sustainable DC Plan should be updated. Watch video of the event here.

2016

PR 2016.pngThe Sustainable DC 2016 Year Progress Report highlights key projects and initiatives, and summarizes basic progress on the Plan: Sustainable DC Progress Report April 2016.  Find imagery credits for photos used in the 2016 report here.

The Detailed Third Year Progress Report provides detailed explanation of the progress on all 143 actions in the Sustainable DC Plan: Sustainable DC DETAILED 2016 Progress Report.

The Third Year Progress Summary provides a graphic summary of progress and a checklist of 10 actions to be more sustainable: Sustainable DC 2016 Progress Report Summary & Tips.

During Earth Week 2016, DOEE held a series of events focused on nature and climate, two of our major themes for this year. On Monday, DOEE and National Geographic held a viewing of six nature-based film shorts in partnership followed by a conversation on wildlife conservation, habitat protection, pollinators, and access to nature with some of the filmmakers. On Tuesday, DOEE and the NoMa BID also held a panel discussion on climate change and what the District should do to be prepared for more severe weather in our future.

2015

PR 2015.jpgThe Sustainable DC 2015 Year Progress Report highlights key projects and initiatives and summarizes basic progress on the Plan: Sustainable DC Progress Report April 2015.

 The Detailed Second Year Progress Report provides further  explanation of the progress on all 143 actions in the Sustainable DC  Plan: DETAILED SDC Progress Report 2015.

The Second Year Progress Summary provides a high-level snapshot of progress and eight tips to be more sustainable: Sustainable DC Progress Report 2015 Summary & Tips.

On Earth Day 2015, 200 residents, advocates, and stakeholders met to discuss waste management in the District. Speakers from Seattle, WA and Edmonton, AB joined local experts to imagine what the path to zero waste in the District might look like.

2014

2014_SDC_progress_report_cover-791x1024.pngThe Sustainable DC First Year Progress Report highlights key projects and initiatives and summarizes basic progress on the Plan: Sustainable_DC_First_Year_Progress_Report.

The Detailed First Year Progress Report provides further explanation of the progress on all 143 actions in the Sustainable DC Plan: SDC All Actions 2014 Progress Detailed.

On Earth Day 2014, 130 community members met to learn about SDC Plan progress and engage in partnerships and opportunities to take action. Partners presented in a lightening round focusing on ways to get involved, the presentation is available here: FirstYearProgressReportEvent_FINAL