Topic “For Policymakers”

For Policymakers

Civic leaders partner with the Luskin Center to use the center's research to infrom policy and organizational innovations. Examples of some of these civic partners are listed below. The second link then provides examples of the decision support tools that the Luskin Center provided for these and other policymakers. Check out our publications page for more information.

Examples of Civic Partners (in alphabetical order):

California Air Resources Board
California Energy Commission
California Department of Toxic Substances Control
California Plug-In Electric Vehicle Readiness Collaborative
California Public Utilities Commission
California Water Boards
California Center for Sustainable Energy
CicLAvia
Cleantech Los Angeles and Cleantech Incubabor
Electric Power Research Institute
Environment Now
Environmental Defense Fund
Global Green
Green Los Angeles Coalition
Los Angeles Business Council
Los Angeles City Government
Los Angeles County Department of Public Health
Los Angeles Mayor's Office
Los Angeles Sustainability Collaborative
Los Angeles Regional Collaborative for Climate Action and Sustainability
Metropolitan Water District ofSouthern California
National Water Research Insitute
Sierra Club-Angeles Chapter
South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD)
Southern California Association of Governments
The California Endowment
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Forest Service

Select Resources:

Climate Action Resources for Local Governments, including the Progress Report on Climate Action Planning in Southern California

Renewable Energy Policy Resources for Los Angeles and California, including the Los Angeles Solar Atlas, Best Practices for Designing and Implementing a Feed-in Tariff solar incentive program, and recommendations for Achieving Proposition 39's Clean Energy Promise

Electric Vehicle and Alternative Fuels Resources, including the Southern California Plug-In Readiness Plan and Atlas 

For more information, see full list of Initiatives.

Resources

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Initiatives

Developing strategies to spur renewable energy and energy efficiency in...
Advancing technological, economic, and policy solutions to develop...
Progressing health and environmental safety assessment and protection in the...
Supporting the transition to electric-drive and alternative-fuel vehicles...
Enhancing the role of information and communications technologies in the 21st...
Paving the way for complete, living streets that create vibrant, productive and...
Strengthening local governments' capacity to reduce greenhouse gas emissions...
Supporting the dissemination of clean technologies and the greening of...