Climate News Roundup: March 19-25

Posted by on March 25, 2017

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. More: “California’s Vow to Reduce Auto Pollution May be Setting up a Full-Out War with Trump” (Chris Megerian, LA Times)

No News Isn’t Good News: A study by Media Matters reveals that the major broadcast networks dramatically decreased their coverage of climate change in 2016.

Oh, Snow: “Melting record snowpack could flood LA Aqueduct and Owens Valley” (Sharon McNary, KPCC)

Reading List

“Why the World Economy Has to Be Carbon Free by 2050” (Johan Rockstrom, New York Times)

Take a Look

CNN aired a segment of the LA Clean Tech Incubator (LACI), which features an interview with Climate Resolve’s Executive Director, Jonathan Parfrey (Climate Resolve has its offices at LACI).