350 Bay Area Action Blog

Legislative Team Testifies in Sacramento

Several members of 350 East Bay's Legislative team went to Sacramento to testify at key committee hearings on April 18 and 19, and April 24 and 25.  Since April 28 was the deadline for bills to pass out of policy committees, legislators were faced with dozens of bills...

SB 700 (Renewable Energy Storage) Signed Into Law

SB 700 (Renewable Energy Storage) Signed Into Law

After a long legislative session with great support by our Legislative Team, over 500 350 Bay Area Action supporters sent our letter supporting Senate Bill 700 to Governor Brown's office on September 27th... and later that afternoon Governor Brown signed the bill into...

NO on Prop 6

350 Bay Area Action is calling for a NO vote on California’s Proposition 6 350 Bay Area is joining with hundreds  of other environmental, labor, social justice and public interest groups to urge a No vote on Proposition 6. Organizations like ours and the Environmental...

Post-Election Climate Policy in California

With Trump in the white house and a Republican majority in the house and senate, positive climate policy at the federal level may effectively be over.  In fact, we may be fighting the roll-back of critical climate research, regulations, and funding. But, here in...

Legislative Session Wrap-up

Now that the 2016 legislative session has ended, we’re celebrating some victories: four of the five main climate bills we supported, SB 32, AB 197, SB 1383, and SB 1279, have all been signed into law. SB 1279 prohibits the use of state transportation funds for new...