Lebanon Energy Advisory Committee

Purpose / Charge

This committee was established by the City Council and issued the following charge: To identify opportunities and make recommendations to the City Council with regard to reducing energy use, increasing energy efficiency, exploring alternative energy usage and reducing pollution, to the environmental and fiscal benefit of the City. Charge modified on February 18, 2009 to include: To promote energy conservation measures for city residents and businesses, thereby cutting greenhouse gas emissions and reducing energy costs for taxpayers.


Four Citizen members appointed by the Council for two year terms. One Council representative and one alternate Council representative, one Planning Board representative, one Lebanon High School Student representative, two alternate citizen members. Terms will be for two years.

Meeting Time and Place

  • 7:00 p.m.
  • Third Thursday of every month
  • West Meeting Room, City Hall, 51 North Park Street, Lebanon


Council established charge and membership of committee on July 18, 2007. Nine members (two Council Representatives, one Planning Board Representative, one Lebanon High School student Representative, one Thayer Engineering School Faculty member or student, and four at-large Citizen Representatives).  

Membership amended on February 18, 2009 to include three alternate citizen members.  

Membership amended again on July 7, 2010 to consist of three at-large citizen representatives, two alternate citizen representatives, one Council representative and one alternate Council representative, one LHS Student representative and one Planning Board representative.

Agendas, Audio, & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Audio recordings of City meetings is posted within 48 hours following the meeting date. Minutes are available following approval.
View Agendas, Audio, and Minutes 


  • Ariel Arwen
    Regular, Citizen Representative
    Term Expires: November 2017
  • Clifton Below, Chair
    Council Representative
  • Keith Davio
    Planning Board Representative
  • Karen Hill
    Alternate Council Representative
  • Jonathan Chaffee
    Regular, Citizen Representative
    Term Expires: May 2019
  • F. Woody Rothe
    Regular, Citizen Representative
    Term Expires: May 2019
  • Gregory Ames                                                      Regular, Citizen Representative
  • Vacant 
  • Vacant
  • Vacant
    LHS student Representative  

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