News Release | Environment America

Statement: U.S. House of Representatives must pass the bipartisan infrastructure bill

The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote early next week on the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, a major bipartisan package for transportation, clean water, power infrastructure and broadband. 

News Release | Environment California

Statement: Governor signs bill that will kickstart state’s offshore wind development

Sacramento- Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill Thursday directing state regulators to set a target and make a plan for offshore wind energy in California. AB 525, which was cosponsored by Environment California and supported by a coalition of labor, climate and environmental justice groups, sets California on track to tap into the tremendous clean energy potential of wind off California’s coast. The bill will advance planning for the development of the first utility-scale offshore wind projects off the West Coast.

News Release | Environment America

Statement: California legislature passes bill that will kickstart state’s offshore wind development

The California State Legislature passed a landmark bill Thursday night directing state regulators to set a target for offshore wind energy.

News Release | Environment California Research and Policy Center

New report outlines key ways to reconnect nature through wildlife corridors

California -- As biodiversity continues its decline, a new report highlights key projects that are working to reconnect nature through “wildlife corridors.” The report, released by Environment California Research & Policy Center on Thursday, offers replicable examples of how human-made barriers can be modified to allow animals to safely traverse through natural corridors between habitats. 

News Release | Environment America Research & Policy Center

Statement: California Energy Commission shows leadership by voting in favor of solar requirements

The California Energy Commission (CEC) voted unanimously Wednesday to move forward solar and storage requirements for new commercial buildings and high-rise multifamily dwellings.