Topic “Climate Action”

Climate Action

Supporting the creation and implementation of state and local policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while providing local economic, environmental, and public health benefits. 

Research highlights include:

1. California's Climate Policies: 

2. California Climate Investments:

3. Los Angeles Solar and Efficiency Report (LASER) - Part of President Obama's Climate Data Initiative

4. Measuring Transportation GHGs

Blogs

Colleen Callahan

The adage “think globally but act locally” had new resonance for me on a recent trip to rural Wisconsin.

National environmental justice pioneer, , spoke at the Luskin Center's SB 535 Investment Justice working conference and in this blog post, deccribes SB 535 as an important example of progress toward climate justice.

Initiatives

Supporting the transition to electric-drive, alternative-fuel, and autonomous vehicles through innovative research and decision support.
Developing strategies to spur renewable energy and energy efficiency in California.
Supporting the creation and implementation of state and local policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while providing local economic, environmental, and public health benefits.
Enhancing the role of information and communications technologies in the 21st century.
Advancing policy, economic, and technological solutions that support sustainable water systems and water use behavior in California.
Supporting efforts to create environmentally sustainable and healthy communitiesThe Luskin Center’s Urban Greening Initiative has grown from its original focus on complete streets.