2022 East Bay Green Home Tour

2022 East Bay Green Home Tour
A free virtual tour of 12 East Bay homes, plus extra talks with experts. This 2-day event happens Sat & Sun, May 14 & 15, 10AM – 1PM How are East Bay residents adapting their homes to combat climate change, improve air quality, generate clean energy, and move towards a safer, greener future? The virtual… Read more »

Ecology Center Community Forum: City of Berkeley Infrastructure Bond Measure

Ecology Center Community Forum: City of Berkeley Infrastructure Bond Measure
Join this open community forum to provide feedback to the City of Berkeley on a possible infrastructure focused revenue bond measure. Hear from Scott Ferris, Director of Parks, Recreation & Waterfront Department and Liam Garland, Director of Public Works, to discuss infrastructure resilience priorities for a possible infrastructure focused revenue measure on the November 2022 ballot. Learn more about the "Vision 2050" measure during an informative presentation followed by an open dialogue and live Q&A opportunity to express your interests and priorities. Spaces are limited. RSVP to save your virtual seat at this discussion. For more information or questions: WWilliams@cityofberkeley.info

Climate Justice: Fighting for a Better Tomorrow

Climate Justice: Fighting for a Better Tomorrow
On September 20th, 2019, millions of people (including you perhaps!) took to the streets to demand action on climate change around the world. Holding their protest signs high and proud, students assembled in front of federal buildings from New York to San Francisco, on shores and in villages from the Marshall Islands to India to… Read more »

Statement on Fossil Fuels, Petrochemicals, and a Just Recovery from Hurricane Harvey

Statement on Fossil Fuels, Petrochemicals, and a Just Recovery from Hurricane Harvey
We, the undersigned organizations stand in support and solidarity with the thousands of Texans affected by Hurricane Harvey and the hazardous chemical releases that followed. While the full extent of the damage to these communities will not be known for weeks or months, one troubling trend is clear: the dense concentration of oil, gas, and… Read more »

UPDATE: Berkeley Approves Joining East Bay Community Energy – Community Choice Energy Program Set to Roll Out Fall 2017

UPDATE: Berkeley Approves Joining East Bay Community Energy - Community Choice Energy Program Set to Roll Out Fall 2017
The Berkeley City Council approved joining East Bay Community Energy (EBCE) on Tuesday, November 1st! Goals for the Alameda County program include: EBCE will launch in cities throughout Alameda in Fall 2017. EBCE will be a community-governed power supplier, committed to providing electricity generated from a high percentage of renewable sources such as solar, wind… Read more »