Climate News Weekly Roundup: October 8-14

Top Stories: Local, National, Global

Deadly Fires: The worst wildfires in state history burned in Northern California this week.

Climate News: SB 150 Passes

Big win for climate action, as Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 150 into law.

California’s Clean Power Future

News that the EPA plans to repeal the Clean Power Plan is not surprising, given the current administration’s antiquated support of coal and fossil fuels.

No Curveballs

Extreme Hurricanes – Caribbean Extreme Flood – Texas Extreme Drought – Dakotas Extreme Wildfire – Intermountain West Extreme Heat – New York, Europe, Australia Extreme Locusts, Lice and Frogs – ancient Egypt

The first five events are quite recent.

Event: Los Angeles Screening of “Wasted! The Story of Food Waste”

Join Climate Resolve  and LA Food Policy Council as we present a screening of:

Wasted!

Behind the Scenes: Climate Resolve at Work September 2017

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Climate News Roundup: September 17-22

Top Stories: City, State, Global Climate News

Rising Up: San Francisco and Oakland filed lawsuits against oil, gas and coal companies for driving sea level rise.

Hurricane Harvey and Climate Change

I just sent a personal donation to the Houston Mayor’s Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund.

Cool Streets: Pilot News

We’re piloting cool pavement to reduce heat in L.A.

Climate Resolve at Work: August 2017

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Climate Leadership in LA: Interview with Dawn Wilson

Cross-posted on the Path to Positive Los Angeles blog.

Combustion

You’re on the eastbound 10 freeway at 5:30 after a long day at work.

Climate News Roundup: July 16-22

Top Stories: City, State, Global Climate News

Cap and Trade Extended!: AB 398 and AB 617 passed in the California legislature to extend cap and trade and protect air quality.

Win for Climate Action in California: Cap and Trade Extended

The passage of AB 398 and AB 617 in the California legislature signifies a big win for California.

Olympics in LA: A Win for Climate-Friendly Transportation

We're excited by the idea that LA will win a bid to host the Olympic Games in either 2024 or 2028. It might not seem an obvious win for climate action, but here's the more subtle reason why we're excited. The LA Olympics bid includes a climate-friendly transportation plan...

News: California Bills Introduced to Extend Cap and Trade and Clean the Air

Action alert: Call today to support two bills that will help California continue to lead on climate action.

Support for Water Conservation As a Way of Life

We’re so proud of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti for his stand on water conservation in California.

Climate Day LA 2017: Online Recap

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