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Climate Smart Communities Certification


Local governments can earn Climate Smart Community (CSC) Certification through compliance with this robust, comprehensive rating system aligned with the Clean Energy Communities Program.

Fact Sheet [PDF]
This fact sheet provides a brief description of the Climate Smart Communities Certification action along with the benefits communities can expect to achieve. 

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This website, known as the certification portal, provides an online platform for local governments to learn about the actions and program requirements, upload documentation, communicate with those who review documentation and track their progress toward certification.