Arizona Governor Issues Solar Proclamation

October 12, 2006

In conjunction with the national "Change a Light, Change the World" campaign, Governor Janet Napolitano of Arizona proclaimed October Arizona Solar, Renewable Energy, and Sustainability Month. Napolitano said, "Besides bolstering our energy security, solar, renewable energy, and sustainability practices offer Arizonans a beneficial, affordable, secure, and stable lifestyle.

Read the governor's proclamation (PDF 430 KB).

October is Energy Awareness Month. This year the theme is "Energy Independence Depends on US—Choose Wisely, Use Wisely." The theme emphasizes the impact our energy choices can have on U.S. energy independence.

For more information, read a news story about Energy Awareness Month in the October 11 edition of EERE Network News.