Climate Change

U.S. Department of Transportation releases climate adaptation and resilience plan
Transportation
Mark Prado October 14, 2021
Pete Buttigieg

The U.S. Department of Transportation released its climate adaptation and resilience plan focused on ensuring that federally-supported transportation infrastructure— as well as USDOT programs, policies, and operations — consider climate change impacts and incorporate adaptation and resilience solutions whenever possible.

New online magazine KneeDeep Times keeps focus on climate resilience
Environment
Mark Prado October 13, 2021
KneeDeep Times

KneeDeep Times, a digital magazine featuring stories from the frontlines of climate resilience, has launched.

Averting disaster: MTC and partners planning for future
Resiliency
Mark Prado October 5, 2020
Plan

MTC and its partners will create a hazard mitigation plan, a document designed to help communities and agencies with their disaster resiliency efforts.

The power of saving power: BayREN gets boost from state agency
Sustainability
Mark Prado October 25, 2019
By Mark Prado

Residents in the Bay Area and across the state will have more access to energy-saving programs after the California Public Utilities Commission issued a proposed decision this month expanding Regional Energy Networks.

New research addresses equity and climate resilience
Resiliency
Mark Prado August 27, 2019
By Mark Prado
Sea-level rise

Climate change. Sea-level rise. Resilience. The terms are ubiquitous in the public realm, planning circles and among policymakers around the Bay Area. The topics are among the most vexing of our time.