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.

Climate News Roundup: Top Stories for April 9-15

The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

Cities Must Rise: C40 Cities network released an analysis of the contribution C40 cities can make in adhering to the Paris Agreement to limit global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees.

Climate News Roundup: April 2-8

The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

Not Fake News: The Energy Department has instructed staff to refrain from using “climate change” in any written materials.

Climate News Roundup: March 26-April 1

The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

Unpopular Presidential News: “By the numbers, Trump’s big environmental regulation rollback is all kinds of unpopular” (Emily Guskin Washington Post); “Trump’s Executive Order is Out of Step With Americans” (Brian Kahn, Climate Central)

President Trump’s rollback of Obama-era climate legislation is out of step with what America wants: https://t.co/tqfqAOq9ty story by @Blkahn pic.twitter.com/ouY5DogH5c

— Yale Climate Program (@YaleClimateComm) March 28, 2017

Local Resistance to the Proposed Federal Rollbacks on Climate Action:
#ClimateMayors Letter to President Trump on Roll Back of US Climate Actions

Mayor Garcetti on the President’s Executive Order to roll back federal climate action.

Climate News Roundup: March 19-25

The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

Taking Charge: The California Air Resources board voted unanimously to continue with the vehicle greenhouse gas emission standards and zero-emission vehicle program for vehicles sold in California through 2025.

Climate News Roundup: February 19-25, 2017

The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

Clean Up: A new bill introduced by the California Senate, SB 584, would mandate that California generate 100% of its electricity from renewable energy sources by 2045.

Climate News Roundup: February 12-18, 2017

The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

Solar Rising: “In its biggest year to date, the United States solar market nearly doubled its annual record, topping out at 14,626 megawatts of solar PV installed in 2016….” (Green Tech Media)

Water Rising: The Oroville Dam crisis shed a light on our need to prepare for climate impacts.

Climate News Roundup: January 8-14

The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

A new PPIC poll reveals that 64% of Californians understand that we are already feeling the effects of climate change.

Climate News: Weekly Roundup for December 11-16

The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

Los Angeles passed the Existing Building Energy and Water Efficiency ordinance to save energy and water and reduce greenhouse gases….

Climate News Roundup: Stories for Nov. 27-Dec. 3

Climate News The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

State Leadership on Climate: The initial draft plan was released on how California plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030.

Climate News Roundup: Stories for the Week of Nov. 13-19

Climate News The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

Rising Toll: 36 million more dead trees have been identified in California , bringing the total to 102 million California trees.  

Climate News Roundup: October 16-22

Climate News The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

NASA data shows we had the hottest September on record.

Climate News Roundup: October 9-15

Climate News The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

The California Energy Commission and the Navy signed an agreement to advance renewable energy initiatives.

Climate News Roundup: October 2-8

Climate News The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

AB 32 Turns 10: California leaders celebrated the Golden State’s landmark climate legislation with a ceremony.

Weekly Roundup: Climate News for September 18-24

Climate News The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

It was the 10-year anniversary of AB 32, California’s landmark climate legislation!

Weekly Roundup: Climate News for August 21-26

Climate News The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

California will continue to lead on climate action, with the passing of new legislation.

Weekly Roundup: Climate News for August 14-20

Climate News The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

Confirmation of Climbing Temps: NASA confirmed July was the hottest month on record.

Weekly Roundup: Climate News for August 7-13

Climate News The Latest on Climate Change in Los Angeles and California, and Beyond

Leader of the Pack: California became the first state in the country to publish a plan to comply with the EPA’s Clean Power Plan (E&E Publishing).

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