Personal Solutions to Global Warming

The routine decisions that shape our days — what to have for dinner, where to shop, how to get to work — may seem small, but collectively they have a big effect on global warming. Americans’ per capita emissions of heat-trapping gases is 21 tons—four times the global average and twice that of other countries with…

Bay Area Regional Energy Network

The Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) is a coalition of the nine San Francisco Bay Area Counties implementing large scale, cross-sector energy management strategies on a regional level. BayREN was approved as a pilot by the California Public Utilities Commission in November 2012. Access the latest Dashboard here. Past reports will be archived at www.bayren.org/about. The dashboard…

CoolCalifornia City Challenge

Thanks! to Everyone Who Took the Challenge. Burlingame finished in 7th place with 373,000 points. We earned $2,851 for Green Projects in Burlingame! The CoolCalifornia City Challenge is a statewide competition engaging thousands of households in cities across California to save energy, reduce their carbon footprints and help build more vibrant and sustainable communities. Ten cities…