Plano - Renewable Energy Purchasing Policy

July 23, 2008


In September 2007, the Plano City Council directed the City Manager to enter into a contract for the purchase of $14,458 worth of renewable energy credits (RECs) for the 2008 calendar year. This purchase is expected to comprise approximately 5% of the electricity demand from city-owned facilities during 2008.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Local
Category: Regulatory Policy
State: Texas
Incentive Type: Green Power Purchasing
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
Renewables % or Amount: 5%


Name: Resolution 2007-9-23 (R)
Date Enacted: 09/24/2007
Effective Date: 01/01/2008


Name: City of Plano
Organization: City of Plano
Address: 1520 Avenue K
Plano TX 75074
Phone: (972) 941-7140

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.