Archive Tag: Energy

Following the passage of SB 100, a California bill that directs the state to obtain 100 percent of its electricity from clean sources by 2045, UCLA School of Law’s Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and the UC Berkeley School of Law’s Center for Law, Energy & the Environment (CLEE) released a report Read more

Power lines in the Mojave Desert.
Nurit Katz/UCLA

UCLA and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) entered a partnership to fund research that will move the city to clean local water and clean energy over the next five years. This agreement fosters collaborative research across universities in the LA region designed to achieve LA’s local water and energy goals as well as the aims of the Sustainable LA Grand Read more

CCSC research will assess opportunities for installing solar panels in low income communities.
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The Strategic Growth Council – a cabinet level committee focused on promoting sustainability and economic prosperity within California communities – awarded the California Center for Sustainable Communities (CCSC) (within the Institute of Environment and Sustainability at UCLA) $638,000 in Climate Change Research Program funds.  The funds will be used to Read more

The California state flag.

In 2013, the Sustainable LA Grand Challenge (SLA GC) set the ambitious goal of transitioning Los Angeles County to 100 percent renewable energy by 2050. On September 10, 2018, Governor Jerry Brown signed Senate State Bill (SB) 100, California’s 100 percent clean energy bill, into law and announced an executive order directing California to achieve Read more