29 Jul '14, 4pm

#Solar Hot Spots & #CleanEnergy Potential Pinpointed in New Maps @EnvDefenseFund @UCLALuskin

#Solar Hot Spots & #CleanEnergy Potential Pinpointed in New Maps @EnvDefenseFund @UCLALuskin

How will Los Angeles County prepare for a warmer future? And what role could clean energy investments play? A joint project of Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) and UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation —Los Angeles Solar and Efficiency Report (LASER) —provides new data designed to help the public and policymakers prepare for the effects of climate change , from current environmental health risks to estimated temperature increases and climate change vulnerability throughout the region. It can also be used by communities to help identify opportunities to invest in projects that will create renewable energy jobs and cut electricity bills. Source: UCLA Luskin Center, “Los Angeles County Solar Atlas” (2011). UCLA used and modified data from the Los Angeles County Chief Information Office, the Los Angeles County Solar Map. http://solarmap.lacounty.gov. Disadvantaged communities are ...

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