Climate Change

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Flood, Fire, Heat, Drought: BARC Report Charts Course for Coordinated Adaptation

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A new report issued by the Bay Area Regional Collaborative (BARC) documents how the overall climate adaptation system in the Bay Area functions and identifies next steps in exploring responses to

Government, Organizations: Take Survey on Climate Change Technical Assistance

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The Bay Area Regional Collaborative (BARC) is working with its partner agencies and with a wide range of stakeholders to develop effective Regional Climate Adaptation Technical Assistance that

BayREN's Work Recognized by CALCOG

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When talking about energy efficiency in the San Francisco region, ABAG’s Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) has taken center stage. BayREN's work has been recognized in a new article from

The Power of Saving Power: BayREN Gets Boost From State Agency

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Residents in the Bay Area and across the state will have more access to energy-saving programs after the California Public Utilities Commission issued a proposed decision this week expanding Regional

Fed climate change report highlights Resilient by Design

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The Bay Area Regional Collaborative — which includes the Association of Bay Area Governments, Metropolitan Transportation Commission, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District and the Bay

New Research Addresses Equity and Climate Resilience

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Climate change. Sea-level rise. Resilience. The terms are ubiquitous in the public realm, planning circles and among policymakers around the Bay Area. The topics are among the most vexing of our time

Awarded Grants to Boost Region-wide Resilience to Earthquakes, Fires, and Climate Change Impacts

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The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) was awarded $1.6 million from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Rockefeller Foundation 100 Resilient Cities (100RC) for 2016 and

New Partnership to Advance Climate Action in the Bay Area Association of Bay Area Governments Partners with CivicSpark

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The Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG) was selected as the Bay Area regional partner for CivicSpark, a Governor's Initiative AmeriCorps program administered by the Local Government Commission