Achieving a More Environmentally Active and Sustainable San Carlos
San Carlos Green is a community task force whose goal is to inspire a more environmentally active and sustainable community. We engage City government, residents and the business community in environmental initiatives that promote sustainable practices such as waste, energy and water conservation, climate change, and sustainable gardening.
Join the San Carlos Green mailing list to stay informed on projects, educational opportunities or to become more involved.
Now's your chance to clean your closets and storage units!
San Carlos Green and San Carlos Together are hosting a GIANT YARD SALE for everyone in San Carlos who lives in an apartment or condominium. If you have been wondering how to get rid of all that "stuff"--now's your chance. Single family residents are also welcome to participate.
Advantage of the California Energy Upgrade Program
A Path to Greater Savings, Energy Efficiency and Comfort
in your Home
San Carlos homeowners can take advantage of huge rebates while
making home improvements that save energy, water and money. This is a
triple win -- save money, lower your utility bills and create a more comfortable
and livable home.
New Curbside Pickup of your Hazardous Household Waste May 1 San Carlos residents will have a new curbside collection program that provides a safe and convenient way to properly recycle old paint, solvents, insecticides, cleaning products, fluorescent lamps, laptops, computers, monitors, TVs and sharps. This innovative program benefits San Carlos by providing a convenient way for residents to clean out their garage of this old hazardous material. Also, many residents may improperly dispose of these hazardous materials which then pollute our water and air. Read More and set up your next pickup of HHW!
Energy Efficiency and Weatherization Programs for Low Income, Elderly, or Disabled Residents
Programs provide free weatherization to homes to save energy year round. On average, weatherization can reduce heating bills by 31% and overall energy bills by $274 per year.
Learn about the free programs for San Carlos Residents including attic insulation, weather stripping and door replacement, CFLs, thermostats and appliances.
San Mateo County Green Business Program Building a Greener Business Community one Business at a Time
you a small business that wants to go Green? San Mateo County is now
offering a chance for small and medium size businesses to become a
Business. The county supervisor's office, the San Carlos Chamber of
Commerce and the City of San Carlos have been working together to
develop this voluntary program that can benefit the environment and the business
community in several ways. Learn More