Press Releases

(Sacramento, CA, January 22, 2014)–“We’re on our way to a million electric vehicles” 

(Los Angeles, CA, October 30, 2013)–PRESS CONFERENCE & RALLY AGAINST A GROSS POLLUTER IN VERNON

(San Francisco, CA, October 18, 2013)–California Leads the Way, Finalizes Major Rule To Advance Clean Energy

(San Francisco, CA, August 19, 2013)–Community Groups File Legal Challenge to Bay Area Planning Agencies for a Better, Smarter Growth Plan

(San Francisco, CA, May 29, 2013)–Lawsuit Filed to Help Communities Fight Power Plant Air Pollution

(Huntington Park, CA, March 8, 2013)–Community Celebrates New School and Park Opening on the Site of a Former Toxic Concrete Mountain

(Sacramento, CA, February 6, 2013)–CBE Joins New Coalition to Protect California’s Landmark Environmental Law

(Sacramento, CA, February 5, 2013)–Oil Industry Fuels California Lobbyists

(Richmond, CA, January 30, 2013)–LABOR, COMMUNITY, AND UNIVERSITY FORM NEW COLLABORATIVE TO IMPROVE HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PRACTICES IN THE OIL REFINING INDUSTRY

(Richmond, CA, October 1, 2012)–City to vote on safer, less-polluting refinery technology following disastrous Chevron fire.

(Oakland, CA, August 30, 2012)–Oakland is Not a Toxic Dumping Ground.  Planning Commission (3-2) Denies Crematorium Appeal.

(Oakland, CA, August 27, 2012)–Dirty crude suspected in refinery fire probe; agencies accept CBE’s recommendation for early path of investigation

(Richmond, CA, April 24, 2012)–CBE’s “less pollution–more jobs” land use policy accepted for further review by Richmond City Council.  Read CBE’s letter to the City Council supporting the policy here.

(Sacramento, CA, April 19, 2012)—Regulator (California Public Utilities Commission) Says “No!” to More Fossil Fuel Power Generation in California

(Sacramento, CA, July 28, 2011)–Environmental Justice Groups File Comments with the California Air Resources Board, Offer Alternatives to Cap and Trade to Combat Climate Change.  Read CBE’s comments to CARB here.