Editorial: Cost savings are part of greening Palo Alto | April 23, 2010 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

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Spectrum - April 23, 2010

Editorial: Cost savings are part of greening Palo Alto

Staff report cites actual reduction in costs from implementing greenhouse-gas-reduction program — good news in a financially hard year

When Palo Alto city officials adopted a program to reduce "greenhouse-gas" emissions in late 2007, saving the Earth from potentially catastrophic climate change was the primary priority, not saving money. And they've taken flak from some who object to the city spending any resource on such a broad global issue.

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