Photo Credit:Lea Suzuki at the San Francisco Chronicle
San Francisco CA Approves Transition of Large Buildings to 100% Renewable Electricity: San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors will require all large private commercial buildings to transition to 100% renewable electricity by 2030.
San Jose CA Adopts Reach Codes to Electrify Buildings and Transportation: San Jose’s City Council adopted new Reach Codes requiring all new buildings to be all electric by 2020 and new multi-family buildings to have at least 70% of parking spots to be EV ready and 20% with EV charging stations.
Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Inc.
Boston MA Publishes Coastal Flood Resilience Design Guidelines: Boston released the Coastal Flood Resilience Design Guidelines for residents, business owners, and developers to translate flood resilience strategies into best practices.
St. Louis MO to Pilot New Technology in Response to Emergencies: St. Louis announced a pilot program to test the integration of web-based sensors across city services to improve its responses and risks to flooding, fire events, and other emergencies.
Photo Credit:Sacramento Regional Transit
Fraser Basin Council