VICTORY FOR NO COAL IN RICHMOND

VICTORY FOR NO COAL IN RICHMOND

What Victory? The scrappy industrial city of Richmond took a bold step toward a fossil fuel-free future on Tuesday night when its city council passed an historic land use ordinance banning the storage and handling of coal and petroleum coke in a three-year phaseout....
Berkeley Gas Ban Update and FAQ’s

Berkeley Gas Ban Update and FAQ’s

This past July, Berkeley became the first city in the US to eliminate natural gas hookups for new low-rise residential construction, ending the era of automatically and mindlessly extending the infrastructure that accelerates the climate crisis. Other cities have been...
Air Quality Policy Update

Air Quality Policy Update

Increasing evidence shows health impacts from airborne particulate matter, or PM, occur well below the current national ambient air quality standards. As a result, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) is convening a four-part conference series to help...