News Release | Environment California

California Offshore Wind Bill Passes Assembly

Sacramento, CA—Days after federal and state leaders announced plans for offshore wind off the California coast, legislation authored by Assemblymember David Chiu (D-San Francisco) to jumpstart the West Coast offshore wind industry passed the California State Assembly today. Assembly Bill 525 would direct state agencies to set statewide goals for offshore wind production and develop a strategic plan for California to achieve large-scale renewable wind energy by 2045.

News Release | Environment America

Statement: Senate transportation bill includes key $350 million to fund wildlife crossings

The Senate Environment and Public Works committee will mark up a bipartisan transportation bill on Wednesday that includes $350 million for wildlife crossings, which would allow animals to safely traverse over and under roadways and access new habitat.

News Release | Environment California Research and Policy Center

Labor, Environment and Environmental Justice Coalition Praises California’s Agreement With Federal Government to Advance Offshore Wind Development

Sacramento, CA—A California-based coalition of climate, environmental justice, and labor organizations expressed strong support for an agreement struck by the state of California and the federal government to open up California coastal waters to offshore wind development for the first time.

News Release | Environment California

Environment California calls on legislators to oppose legislation slowing down rooftop solar

At the state capital Wednesday, Environment California joined environmentalists, solar owners, and others to demonstrate opposition for a bill that would stall the growth of rooftop solar.

News Release | Environment California

Statement: Gov. Newsom makes major environmental investments.

Environment California's response to the governor's May revise budget announcement.