What is Socket Unplug Nashville?
Socket is Metro Government of Nashville & Davidson County's outreach program for ongoing sustainability efforts brought to you by the Department of General Services (DGS).

 

 
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Socket Blogs

Discover stories that highlight environmental tips and sustainability in action.

Blogs | March, 09 2017

Spring is just around the corner, peeking out from behind those winter clouds more and more each week. Soon the birds will return, the bees…

Blogs | February, 12 2017

Happy Valentine’s Day, Planet Earth! Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. This romantic holiday is highly anticipated by some and dreaded by others. Either…

Blogs | February, 08 2017

Despite efforts to reduce Nashville's greenhouse gas emissions in recent years, levels remain largely flat, and the city's rising traffic congestion and waste are main…

Socket - Project Showcase

Learn more about DGS' most innovative LEED projects to date.

 

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Madison Crime Lab & Precinct - LEED® Silver

Madison Crime Lab & Precinct - LEED® Silver

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Fire Station 19 - LEED® Platinum

Fire Station 19 - LEED® Platinum

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Southeast Davidson Library & Community Center - LEED® Gold

Southeast Davidson Library & Community Center - LEED® Gold

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Howard Office Building - LEED® Silver

Howard Office Building - LEED® Silver

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Socket Events

Stay in the loop on sustainability events around the city that are hosted by Metro Nashville and community organizations.