We are pleased to share with you the Luskin Center’s annual
Now in its fifth year, the Luskin Center is undergoing exciting growth. We
have formed new research partnerships, informed policies, and received several
awards for our research products. We could not have done any of it without you and
our other collaborators.
Los Angeles is now home
to the nation's largest rooftop solar energy program. We're happy to share
with you a new video from the Los Angeles Business Council
(LABC) about the pioneering CLEAN LA Solar program, and featuring J.R. DeShazo
of the Luskin Center.
Creating a revolving loan fund to finance clean-energy and energy-efficiency projects could dramatically increase the economic impact of Proposition 39 compared to using grants and rebates, according to a new report by the UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation. The report was commissioned by the Los Angeles Business Council Institute.
The UCLA Complete Streets
Initiative, led by the Lewis Center with support from the Luskin Center,
recently hosted its annual Complete Streets Conference. Janette Sadik-Khan,
Commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation, gave a keynote
lecture that culminated the day with inspiring stories from NYC. This
year's conference focused on Pathways to Implementation, in
response to the growing number of cities that are beginning to implement
Complete Streets projects and move toward institutionalization.
The Workshop "Alternative Testing Strategies for Carbon Nanotubes and Other Modes of Nanomaterial Toxicity: Developing a 21st Century Scientific and Policy Framework for Industrial Chemicals" was held on Jan 16-17, 2013