July 16, 2017
Proposed Cap-and-Trade Extension Package Would Undermine Climate Policy And The Health Of Environmental Justice CommunitiesSacramento, CA I July 17th, 2017 — The California Environmental Justice Alliance is opposed to AB 398 (E Garcia), the misguided cap-and-trade extension proposal crafted to meet industry demands. The bill would harm environmental justice communities and undermine the state’s ability to achieve California’s greenhouse… Read More
July 5, 2017SB 366 by Senator Leyva will unlock access to clean energy for disadvantaged communities by improving the state's existing shared solar program by ensuring that it financially benefits low-income customers and has a strong environmental justice focus.
June 22, 2017Global climate leadership starts at home, and we can’t leave our most vulnerable communities behind. California should put equity - not Big Oil - at the center of climate policy. Tell legislators to advance climate solutions that improve local air quality and cut greenhouse gas emissions!
June 22, 2017Global climate leadership starts at home, and we can’t leave our most vulnerable communities behind. California should put equity – not Big Oil – at the center of climate policy! Tell legislators today to fight Big Oil and vote NO on AB 398!… Read More
May 5, 2017In order to transform our state's most overburdened and under-resourced communities, the TCC guidelines must be set up to achieve success. We are working with our members to advocate for a strong, transparent, and community-led process and recently released a report on our community vision and principles. With a strong community-led vision at the heart of the TCC program, we can begin to see innovative transformation in EJ communities.
May 3, 2017Climate change is impacting all of California, but hits low-income communities and communities of color first and worst. The next phase California’s climate leadership and innovation depends on placing environmental justice principles at the core of climate policy to ensure we are addressing critical air quality issues related to cap & trade in EJ communities. Read these powerful stories of residents on the frontlines of climate change.
April 25, 2017We're recruiting our first Executive Director to bring dynamic, visionary, and unifying leadership to guide our collective work to the next level of impact. We want to strengthen and grow our leadership and bring in renewed energy, ideas, and a bold vision to build on our successes and help us further build the social and environmental justice movement. Help us find the new strategic leadership to lead the next phase of our evolution!
February 27, 2017We need your help to stop a fourth dirty natural gas power plant in Oxnard! It’s time for Oxnard’s low-income Latino and immigrant families to have the clean air and clean energy they deserve. We must urge the California Energy Commission to stop making Oxnard a sacrifice zone!… Read More
February 6, 2017A new report shows again that our largest climate polluters are located disproportionately in communities of color, and along with the greenhouse gases they emit comes a whole slew of toxic air contaminants that clog our lungs and impact our quality of life. We must confront core equity issues to truly win on climate policy.
January 20, 2017The Development Director will develop and implement strategies for fund development at CEJA. The Director will be responsible for growing CEJA’s annual budget, including maintaining and developing relationships with funders, developing new prospects, ensuring all grant reporting and proposals are completed, as well as developing strategies to diversify CEJA’s funding sources.