Greater LA Earth Day Events

Earth Day, Baldwin Hills

This weekend, April 21 & 22, 2018, Earth Day events are taking place all across greater Los Angeles. From Baldwin Hills to North East LA to the West side, reconnect with our Earth in a way that feels right for you with this sampling of events going on in communities around LA.    Baldwin Hills 1st Annual […]

Celebrating the Wins: Grayson & Scholl Canyon

On March 21, communities in North East Los Angeles faced a win when the City Planning Commission of Glendale rejected a proposal from Glendale Water and Power to construct a biogas plant at the Scholl Canyon Landfill. Then last week, the Glendale City Council voted to halt the forthcoming $500 million natural gas-fired Grayson power […]

L.A. Residents, Get to Know Your Local Oil Drilling Site

End Neighborhood Drilling - Protest with STAND LA

For years, STAND-LA has been voicing community concerns about the clear health and safety threat of neighborhood drilling to Angelenos. The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health finally admits these risks are real in a recent report. See how residents in these communities bear the brunt of these costs, and how city and county leaders […]

Report: A Pathway for L.A. to 100% Renewable Energy by 2030

Renewable Energy for Los Angeles

Our friends at Food and Water Watch recently released a study on how Los Angeles can transition to 100% renewable energy in just over the next decade. A Pathway to 100% Renewable Energy by 2030, prepared by energy consulting firm Synapse, shows that L.A.’s municipal power utility can get off fossil fuels by investing in energy […]

SoCal Communities Unite in Day of Action Against Drilling

Maxine Waters - Protect the Pacific

When the Department of Interior released an offshore leasing plan threatening California’s $42 billion ocean economy and 400,000 jobs in tourism, recreation and fishing, it was the first proposal opening shores to new oil and gas drilling in two decades. The Trump administration’s proposal has been met with unyielding opposition, and a striking 69% of Californians oppose […]