Supplier Diversity Progress Stalls

Contracting with Latino-Owned Companies Plunges as Energy & Telecom Company Spending with Minority-Owned Firms Drops by $67 Million Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 510-926-4022; 415-846-7758 (cell) BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA – Contracting with minority-owned businesses by California energy and telecommunications…
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2015 Supplier Diversity Report Card: Total Spending Remains High, But Progress Has Stalled

Greenlining’s 2015 Supplier Diversity Report Card finds that contracting with minority-owned businesses by California energy and telecommunications companies dropped in 2014 and contracting with Latino-owned businesses plunged to its lowest level in the past five years. While the overall level…
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California’s Clean Energy Boom: Will this Rising Tide Raise All Boats?

The clean energy economy is taking off in California.  In the last decade California’s clean energy economy grew by 20 percent while the total economy grew only two percent.  This means that our state is increasingly getting our energy from…
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