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EcoMobility World Festival: March 3, 2020

More Information: https://ecomobility.org/ecomobility-world-festival/ Welcome   9:30 – 9:40                                 LA Metro Leadership SCAG Leadership ICLEI Leadership:…

2018 SEEC GHG Inventory Training Session

Is your city or county planning to complete or update its greenhouse gas inventory in 2018? The 2018 SEEC GHG Inventory Training Session is a structured technical assistance program to…

SEEC Climate Communications Webinars

Climate change can no longer be marginalized as a special interest of environmental groups – it is becoming a personally relevant public interest for all of us. Let’s start a new…

ACEEE Local Policy Benchmarking Toolkit [2017]

In addition to making multifamily building energy data more transparent, cities are adopting benchmarking policies and programs to meet goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. To reach these goals, cities…

Creating a Carbon Fund Webinar Resources [2017]

Webinar recording [YouTube] Webinar presentation [PDF] Hosted June 21, 2017 Municipalities and other organizations often have difficulty funding climate action efforts to meet goals and comply with regulation. A consistent and…

2017 ACEEE Energy Efficiency Scorecard

ACEEE Released their 2017 Energy Efficiency Scorecard this month. They ranked 51 large US cities for their energy efficiency efforts across 5 policy areas: local government operations, community-wide initiatives, buildings,…

2017 California General Plan Guidelines

The Governor’s Office of Planning and Research (OPR) has been engaged in a thorough update of the General Plan Guidelines (GPG). OPR is statutorily required by Government Code Section 65040.2…

Creating a Carbon Fund Webinar Resources

Resources: Webinar recording: https://youtu.be/u5hdss2jC9I Webinar presentation: CarbonFundWebinar_EcoShift.pdf Hosted June 21, 2017 Municipalities and other organizations often have difficulty funding climate action efforts to meet goals and comply with regulation. A consistent and…

2019 Building Energy Efficiency Standards

California’s Building Energy Efficiency Standards are updated on an approximately three-year cycle. The 2019 Standards will continue to improve upon the 2016 Standards for new construction of, and additions and…

CoolCalifornia Climate Action Resource Guide

This page contains tools and resources necessary for conducting a greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory and developing a climate action related plan. Climate action planning is an iterative process that generally…