The Latest On: Climate Change
Commentary from Senior Vice President of Programs Sam Sankar
National Crises Highlight the Need for Climate Solutions Addressing Racial, Economic and Environmental Justice
Paul Cort, Attorney, California Regional Office, Earthjustice: “It's a step in the right direction.”
Isaac Moriwake, Managing Attorney, Mid-Pacific Regional Office: "PBR [performance based regulation] is intended to move away from regulatory proceedings like rate cases because no one has time for that with a climate crisis and a 100% renewables goal just decades away."
Jan Hasselman, Attorney, Northwest Office: “[Standing Rock] has been particularly transformative in the way that we think about and talk about these issues. In the DAPL fight, it feels like we reoriented toward more of a framework around justice and a reckoning of the ways in which Indigenous people have been mistreated.”