Town of Highlands Citizens Environmental Advisory Committee (THCEAC)

The THCEAC meets every second Friday of the month at Town Hall, 254 Main Street, Highland Falls at 6:00 pm.

Town of Highlands Clean Heating and Cooling Campaign

The goal of this campaign is for local residents and businesses to gain increased access to clean energy and to encourage adoption of new, innovative technologies to generate value and savings for consumers while advancing New York’s clean energy goals.  For information, please contact Olga Anderson at 917-509-1200 or [email protected]

Click here for benchmarking reports for years 2022 and 2023 for Town owned buildings exceeding 1,000 square feet.

Click here to see the January 12, 2024 article that appeared in the News of the Highlands

Click here for the 2023 Year End Report for the THCEAC.

Click here for the 2022 Year End Report for the THCEAC.

Click here for the 2021 Year End Report for the THCEAC.

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data View

The Town of Highlands inventoried the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions from Town operations and facilities for the years 2019 and 2020. The largest contributor to electricity usage is from street lights, and the largest contributor to diesel usage is from sanitation.


Please click the links below to see Energy Usage reports prepared by Erica Affronti.  Erica has completed her Clean Energy Internship at the Town of Highlands, in conjunction with NYSERDA.  
Clean Energy Internship Report
Energy Usage 2020
Energy Usage 2019
Energy Star Certification Status