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Zero Emissions Zones: A tool to target benefits of vehicle electrification to communities that need it most

July 27, 2021 Leslie Aguayo, David Reichmuth Energy Equity, Environmental Equity

Zero emission vehicle technologies, like battery electric and fuel cell vehicles, are critical to reducing air pollution and climate-changing emissions from transportation. State and federal policies [...]

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The Automated Decisions Systems Accountability Act (AB 13) Explained

June 15, 2021 Vinhcent Le Technology Equity, Economic Equity

The public sector increasingly uses automated systems to make decisions and as a way to improve efficiency. However, poorly designed automated decisions systems (ADS) can create [...]

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Don’t Leave Low-Income Families in the Dark: California Needs Utility Debt Relief Now

June 10, 2021 Sooji Yang Economic Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Summers in Los Angeles mean record high temperatures year after year. To combat the heat, my family used to sleep on the living room floor with [...]

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Climate Budget Must Prioritize and Protect California’s Frontline Communities

June 7, 2021 Vic Vong Environmental Equity

We’ve all seen the devastating stories of blackouts during February’s cold storm in Texas, leading to the deaths of more than 200 people. Early analyses indicate [...]

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Why Californians Deserve an Office of Racial Equity

June 4, 2021 Alvaro Sanchez Diversity & Inclusion, Economic Equity

COVID-19 has illuminated in the most vicious way possible that our economy runs on an engine of inequality and white supremacy. When I first saw the [...]

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What the U.S. Can Learn from California’s Playbook on Clean Mobility Equity

June 2, 2021 Hana Creger Environmental Equity

Following four appalling years of one Trump-era calamity after another, the ushering in of a new federal administration is offering glimmers of hope for the chance [...]

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Making Equity Real: Our 2021 Agenda for the California Legislature

May 24, 2021 Alvaro Sanchez General

The California Legislature is well into its 2021 session, considering hundreds of bills as well as the state budget. In my first post as Vice President [...]

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Momentum: A Virtual Summit on Racial Equity Breakout Sessions Videos

May 19, 2021 Mariah Gonzalez Economic Summit

On May 5 and 6, The Greenlining Institute hosted our annual Economic Summit — Momentum: A Virtual Summit on Racial Equity. As we breathe a collective [...]

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Momentum: A Virtual Summit on Racial Equity Video Highlights

May 19, 2021 Mariah Gonzalez Economic Summit

On May 5 and 6, The Greenlining Institute hosted our annual Economic Summit — Momentum: A Virtual Summit on Racial Equity. We took our theme from [...]

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Climate Resilience Must Protect California’s Frontline Communities

May 19, 2021 Vic Vong Environmental Equity

We’ve all seen the devastating stories of blackouts during February’s cold storm in Texas, leading to the deaths of more than 200 people. As California considers [...]

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