A213 HD Report #15

House of Deputies Committee 20 on Environmental Stewardship and Care of Creation presents its Report #15 on HB Message #244 on Resolution A213 (Promoting Energy and Water Efficiency Across The Church). The committee recommends:

Concur

Resolved, the House of Deputies concurring, That the 79th General Convention direct the Executive Council to create a mechanism to acquire data on energy and water sources, usage and efficiency from all church properties; and be it further

Resolved, That such data be used to create educational resources that will assist faith communities and other Episcopal institutions to reduce their environmental impact; and be it further

Resolved, That the General Convention request that the Joint Standing Committee on Program Budget and Finance allocate $30,000 for acquisition and dissemination of this information.


Original text

Resolved, the House of _______ concurring, That the 79th General Convention direct the Executive Council to create a mechanism to acquire data on energy and water sources, usage and efficiency from all church properties; and be it further

Resolved, That such data be used to create educational resources that will assist faith communities and other Episcopal institutions to reduce their environmental impact; and be it further

Resolved, That the General Convention request that the Joint Standing Committee on Program Budget and Finance allocate $30,000 for acquisition and dissemination of this information.