Sustainability staff is responsible for achieving Summit County Council’s Sustainability goals primarily by increasing energy efficiency of public and private buildings; decreasing consumption of fossil fuels in the transportation sector and transitioning to renewable energy where feasible.


  • Reduce greenhouse gas emissions of county operations 80% below 2016 level by 2040; 80% below 2014 level countywide;

  • Transition to net 100% renewable electrical energy for county operations and make renewable energy readily available and broadly adopted county wide by 2032;

  • Transition 50% of county fleet vehicles to alternative fuels, hybrid or electric vehicles by 2022; Provide electric vehicle charging infrastructure as required to charge fleet vehicles.

Contact Us

Emily Quinton – Sustainability Program Manager


Zack Darby – Sustainability Analyst


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