The 350 Bay Area Blog

Content from Climate Leaders in the Bay Area

Fire, Smoke, Workers

Fire, Smoke, Workers

In an era where many things don’t make sense (and are frequently enraging), the way we treat our essential workers still manages to stand out. We've been reminded of just how important farmworkers, truckers, and grocery workers are to providing affordable, accessible...

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COP26 to Be a Key Conference for Climate Change Advocates

COP26 to Be a Key Conference for Climate Change Advocates

For the past year, climate change has been an inescapable reality, with worsening drought conditions in California, extreme hurricanes like Ida, flooding in Germany, raging and uncontrollable fires on the West Coast, and higher temperatures around the world. Our time...

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Rooftop Solar Press Coverage

Rooftop Solar Press Coverage

350 Bay Area has been informing the press about rooftop solar developments of late. See below for the two pieces of press, released earlier this month. Rooftop Solar Backers Voice Concerns about CPUC Vote Laura Neish, executive director of the nonprofit 350 Bay Area,...

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Rooftop Solar Press Coverage

take action to protect rooftop solar

We need your help to stop ever-ongoing efforts to undermine rooftop solar! Small rooftop and community solar projects help stabilize California’s grid, and are essential for a safe, clean, resilient, and affordable energy future – increasing rooftop solar benefits...

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How clean are Electric Cars?

Quick Answer-87% cleaner with renewable electricity! This question is one that I have been trying to answer since I bought an EV in 2011.  My last answer was in 2015 where I produced this table based on data from the Greenhouse gases, Regulated Emissions, and Energy...

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Sample Constituent Letter to the Air District

Sample Constituent Letter to the Air District

Find out who your county representative(s) is/are on the BAAQMD Board of Directors here (some counties have multiple reps) and write your own letter to them - sample letter below. Dear Director __________ As a resident of ________ , you represent me on the Board of...

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350BA Youth Meet with Congressional Staff – How did it go?

To kick off 2021 the Mobilizing Team sprinted a marathon over 46 Days of Actions to build community momentum around major climate and environmental issues in the Bay Area. The team drew on our volunteer power to tackle issues like dirty banks and fossil fuel pollution...

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