Current Projects at a Glance
GREEN CITIES & NEIGHBORHOODS
Sustainable Neighborhood Assessments
Helping to green cities across the country by providing free Sustainable Neighborhood Assessments using LEED for Neighborhood Development (LEED-ND).
Green Urbanism Program
Providing technical assistance to local governments, public agencies, and affordable housing developers to help integrate sustainable practices into the planning, design, construction, and operation of the built environment.
Greening Affordable Housing
Advising on green building and providing clean and affordable power to building developments, including a commitment to the White House to install 1MW of solar on affordable housing by 2017.
Working to bring a bike sharing program to Los Angeles County that produces an environmental value, provides equitable access, and promotes a healthy and livable community.
Coalition for Resource Recovery
Working to transform waste into assets by conducting pilots and bringing successful models to scale.
ENERGY EFFICIENCY & SOLA
AB 758 in California
Advancing legislation to improve the energy efficiency of existing buildings in California.
Greening Los Angeles
Advocating for a 600MW feed-in tariff and working to make the LADWP one of the most energy efficient utilities in the country.
NOLA Wise Program for New Orleans
Helping homeowners with weatherization and energy efficiency home upgrades.
Piloting hands-on New Orleans classroom education programs on energy efficiency.
Rebuilding Green in NY and NJ
Helping those devastated by Hurricane Sandy rebuild more resiliently in New York and New Jersey through our Solar for Sandy Initiative and free neighborhood design consultations.
Rebuilding Green in New Orleans: Holy Cross Project
Helping New Orleans rebuild following Hurricane Katrina with a model sustainable village in the Lower Ninth Ward.
Louisiana Wetland Action Program
Engaging Louisiana landowners in wetlands coastal restoration.
Green School Makeover Competition
Awarding a winning school $75,000 in green school upgrades and also assisting runner-up schools with their projects.
Greening LA Schools
Helping the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) to green its schools and reduce energy and water use by 10%.
Environmental Security & Sustainability
Advocating for the safe and sound elimination of weapons of mass destruction and conventional weapons and we facilitate the cleanup of related military materials and waste.
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