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ArticlesDon’t let global warming hinder California’s climate goals
June 9, 2019 | SJMN
The California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006, or Assembly Bill 32, was groundbreaking legislation that established the state’s commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and fighting climate change. Since then, the state has continued to progress policies that advance clean, renewable energy and climate solutions.
Yet, while our environmental policies have gotten stronger, so unfortunately has the severity and frequency of our wildfires. According to Cal Fire, nine of the 10 largest wildfires and eight of the 10 most destructive wildfires in the state’s history occurred between 2007 and 2018. And if climate change continues at its current pace, things will only get worse.
BlogInDepth: V. John White / The Power Grid
February 8, 2019 | KNX
Why can’t California’s power grid supply—you know—power—-when we need it the most? We will go In Depth.
25 years of “Greening the Grid”
On May 4th, 2016, friends, family and guests gathered to commemorate the official 25th Anniversary celebration of the founding of CEERT. Read John Shahabian’s (Director of Operations) recap of this special event. GO ANNIVERSARY PAGE
a closer look
V. John White talks about planning for California’s renewable energy renaissance. Stimulus projects are beginning construction; they will bring jobs into California and help to jump start the economy of high-unemployment desert areas. CEERT is bringing people together to plan for natural conservation, renewables generation, and transmission for clean power.
Hal Harvey from Energy Innovation
Hal Harvey, CEO of Energy Innovation: Policy and Technology LLC, recently visited a CEERT gathering. Here are some highlights recapping his very informative presentation to us.VIEW MORE videos »