Archive Tag: Energy

UCLA sponsored content about the Sustainable LA Grand Challenge (SLA GC) in the March 12, 2019 issue of The Washington Post. The article highlights how the City of Los Angeles is incorporating technologies developed by the campus to increase renewable energy, maximize local water supplies and enhance ecosystem health.

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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti recently announced that the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power will phase out natural gas operations at three existing natural gas plants within the next 10 years. The move is exciting because it represents progress towards the Sustainable LA Grand Challenge’s goal of transitioning the County to 100% renewable energy.

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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