SMUD's Environmental Commitment

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SMUD’s Environmental Commitment

Our commitment to the environment is evident every day. It’s a part of how we work, the materials we buy and the decisions we make. We are always looking to reduce our impact on the environment and conserve resources for future generations. You can read the SMUD Board’s strategy on Environmental Leadership and learn more about our activities in the areas below.

Environmental Sustainability

Recycling and waste reduction, green building, clean fleet, and sustainable purchasing.

Environmental Stewardship

Avian protection, Rancho Seco Nature Preserve, habitat conservation, and invasive mussel protection.

Environmental Compliance

Clean water, emergency response, environmental review, Environmental Document Library, and waste management.

Environmental documents

Required by the California Environmental Quality Act.


Related Topics

  • The District offers programs to provide equal opportunity to all segments of the business community.
  • SMUD is nationally recognized as a leader in renewable resources and electric transportation.
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Protecting birds in the wild

Being mindful of wildlife around our facilities.

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Saving the noble birds

We support the California Raptor Center.