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The Community Environmental Council proudly announces Annie Leonard, Executive Director of Greenpeace USA, as the recipient of its 2021 Environmental Hero Award.
The Community Environmental Council is hosting #CelebrateClimateLeadership, a virtual Santa Barbara Earth Day Festival dedicated to inspiration, community building, and climate action
Join us for three days of conversations with climate leaders, musical performances, art contests, exhibitors, inspirational speakers, community building, and opportunities for individuals to learn how they can lean into climate action at this urgent moment.
Streaming live at SBEarthDay.org, each day will celebrate a key area where climate leaders are stepping up to do the critical work needed to combat the climate crisis:
CEC Zero Emission Vehicle Equity Grant Focuses on Extremely Low- or No-Cost EVs to Accelerate Transportation Justice
Electrify America awarded Ecology Action and its partners funding to help residents secure electric vehicle (EV) rebates to get more clean driving, low-maintenance vehicles on the road over the next 16 months.
CEC Webinar Series: Circular Economy 101: Closing the Life Cycle Loop
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
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For several decades, our region has looked to recycling as a landfill diversion solution – but it's not enough. Even though recycling is a step up from a “take-make-dispose” linear economy approach, it still allows manufacturers to avoid responsibility for the end result of their products and packaging.
CEC Webinar Series: National Drive Electric Week – Electric Vehicles 101
COVID-19 disruptions have pushed personal transportation to an all-time low – instigating what hopefully will be some permanent shifts in our telecommuting habits. While it may seem counterintuitive to be investing in a new car at this moment, global impacts to the auto industry mean that affordable, more efficient electric vehicles are now more accessible than ever.
CEC Webinar Series: Solarize Santa Barbara – Home Solar, Electric Vehicles, and Battery Systems: Affordable Options for Your Lifestyle
If you’ve considered switching to an electric vehicle (EV) – and would like to add a solar system to charge at home with solar energy – now may be the perfect time to take the leap and learn how to Drive on Sunshine!
Many of us are spending more time at home during the coronavirus pandemic, so it’s no surprise that home improvement projects are booming. If you’ve considered adding home solar or battery systems in the past, now may be the perfect time to take the leap.
Please join us to learn how CEC’s Solarize Santa Barbara makes it easier and more affordable to go solar, add home battery storage, or both.