2012 Legislative Wrap-Up

Sep 5, 2012

Last Friday marked the last day of this legislative session, ending a very busy month for CLCV in the Capitol.

Though CLCV worked on - and worked with you on - many bills this year, we had five top priorities that held true through the year: Read More >

A Capitol Day for Environmental Advocates

Aug 9, 2012

It was a capitol day for dozens of environmental advocates. Read More >

Tom Steyer, Game-Changing Clean Energy Advocate, Receives CLCV Award

Jun 28, 2012

Tom Steyer is a business leader, philanthropist and a catalytic champion for a clean energy economy. Read More >

CLCV Proudly Honors SunPower CEO Tom Werner

Jun 26, 2012

Tom Werner is CEO of SunPower Corporation, which designs, manufactures and delivers the highest efficiency, highest reliability solar panels and systems available in the world, according to industry experts. Read More >

Tom Adams to receive "Byron Sher" award for environmental leadership

Jun 25, 2012

Tom Adams is hands-down one of California’s most effective environmental leaders.

It's hard to imagine a more deserving recipient of the Byron Sher Lifetime Achievement Award, named for the legendary environmental champion and former state Senator who crafted some of California's -- and the nation's -- key environmental laws.

CLCV will present the award to Tom this week at our annual Environmental Leadership Awards gala. Read More >

AB 1073: "Solar done wrong"

May 10, 2012

Environmentalists love clean energy. But not when it's done like this. Read More >

Big Oil Hitching a Free Ride

Feb 16, 2012

HR 7 would drive our country away from a clean energy future and further down the road of dependence on dirty oil. Read More >

National Environmental Scorecard: Did your member of Congress vote to protect or harm the environment?

Feb 7, 2012

Today, CLCV joined the national League of Conservation Voters (LCV) in releasing the 2011 National Environmental Scorecard. Read More >

Eco-Resolutions for 2012

Jan 4, 2012

This week marks the first of the new year, and for many of us working to protect the environment, it's a time to think about not just talking the "green" talk, but walking the "green" walk.

Most New Year's resolutions are personal goals. Engaging in the annual exercise makes us ask ourselves: how can I make this year better than the last? How can I be a better person, a better citizen, a better friend, parent, son, daughter, or mentor? How can I live a better life than in the previous year? Read More >


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2018 California Environmental Scorecard

New for the 2018 legislative session: The 45th annual California Environmental Scorecard rates elected officials on 2018, another successful year for the environment in spite of heavy opposition from polluting industry.

Find out how your legislators did in 2018 in CLCV's California Environmental Scorecard.