Engagement Opportunities

Thank you for your participation in the public and stakeholder engagement opportunities in Fall 2023 to support the development of Tennessee's Priority Climate Action Plan (PCAP). We plan to do further engagement to support the Comprehensive Climate Action Plan (CCAP) in Fall 2024. Signup for our listserv to be informed about these opportunities. 

Fall 2023 Engagement Report Out

During out Fall 2023 public meetings and survey, we received incredible feedback from the public and stakeholders about emission reduction priorities, community actions and concerns, and key motivations. This feedback is being used to inform the goals and actions included in both the PCAP and future deliverables. See below for a summary of results and key themes from these engagement opportunities. 

TVERS Public Survey Report Out
TVERS Public Meetings Report

Past Engagement Opportunities

TVERS Event Flyers - 1

On Thursday, September 7 at 7 pm ET / 6 pm CT, TDEC hosted a kickoff webinar to discuss the Tennessee Volunteer Emission Reduction Strategy (TVERS) and answer questions from the public.

TVERS Public Meetings

In September and October 2023, TDEC hosted a series of public and stakeholder meetings to share additional information about TVERS and receive feedback.  These meetings were conducted in partnership with local governments, As part of our public and stakeholder outreach, TDEC will utilize the feedback received during these meetings to inform our priority and comprehensive climate action plans. 

Location Date
Development Resource Center
1250 Market Street Chattanooga, TN 37402
Thursday, September 21
5:30 pm ET
Benjamin Hooks Public Library
3030 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38111
Monday, October 2
5:30 pm CT
East Tennessee History Center
601 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902
Monday, October 16
5:00 pm ET
Lentz Public Health Center
2500 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN 37209
Thursday, October 19
5:30 pm CT
Johnson City / Kingsport
Meadowview Hotel & Conference Center
1901 Meadowview Pkwy, Kingsport, TN 37660
Tuesday, October 24
6:00 pm ET
Knoxville Public Meeting
Nashville Public Meeting
Memphis Public Meeting