News

Andy Lipkis
Submitted on December 20, 2018 - 2pm

TreePeople President Andy Lipkis links the architectural and civic contributions of Mia and Michael Lehrer to the adaptation and investment challenges Los Angeles must address given our “new abnormal” climate.

David Hochschild
Submitted on December 20, 2018 - 2pm

California Energy Commissioner David Hochschild affirms that “the future is approaching faster than ever” for electric cars, a decarbonized renewable energy grid, and the transition to an integrated, zero-emission transportation network.

Mary Nichols
Submitted on December 20, 2018 - 1pm

At a recent Veloz forum sponsored by Southern California Edison, LADWP, and BMW, California Air Resources Board Chair Mary Nichols provided an overview of the state’s unprecedented progress on electric cars over the past decade.

Michael Hurwitz
Submitted on November 20, 2018 - 2pm

Transport for London’s Transport Innovation Director Michael Hurwitz illuminates a successful approach to fostering a "sandbox" for new mobility platforms that equitably serve the city.

Felicia Marcus
Submitted on November 19, 2018 - 12pm

California Water Board Chair Felicia Marcus reflects on Governor Brown's leadership on climate during California's historic drought.

Dr. Jerry Schubel
Submitted on November 19, 2018 - 12pm

Aquarium of the Pacific President Dr. Jerry Schubel highlights the role California can play in a growing blue economy.

Submitted on November 13, 2018 - 3pm

George Minter of SoCalGas on how hydrogen could help California get to zero emissions.

Submitted on November 12, 2018 - 12am

In advance of LA CoMotion in Downtown LA, Leriche provides an update to the public-private partnerships that Transdev is successfully implementing with LA Metro, in Detroit, Nassau County, and New Orleans.

Sam Liccardo
Submitted on November 11, 2018 - 12am

San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo on how the city is leading on climate action and the importance of solving California’s land use and CEQA challenges.

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe
Submitted on November 6, 2018 - 11am

Remarks from Prime Minister Abe, STS Founder Koji Omi, former U.S. DOE Secretary Ernest Moniz, and Toyota Chairman Takeshi Uchiyamada at the recent STS Forum in Kyoto. They all highlighted the great advancements in science and technology to unlock the Fourth Industrial Revolution, but warned against the downsides of disruption.

Sup. Sheila Kuehl
Submitted on October 14, 2018 - 5pm

In November, Los Angeles County voters will decide on a proposed parcel tax to fund regional infrastructure projects for stormwater capture. Supervisor Sheila Kuehl describes the importance of stormwater capture to a holistic water management strategy for the region.

Lilly Shoup
Submitted on October 14, 2018 - 5pm

Lyft Senior Director of National Transportation Policy Lilly Shoup shares how Lyft is progressing on public-private partnerships in Los Angeles County, and integrating active transportation technologies.

Gov. Gavin Newsom
Submitted on October 14, 2018 - 5pm

California Lieutenant Governor and gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom spoke about building an innovation economy, rapidly advancing transportation technologies, addressing the volatility of the tax system, and protecting California’s role as a leader on environmental protection.

Mayor London Breed
Submitted on September 27, 2018 - 1pm

San Francisco Mayor London Breed and Milan Mayor Giuseppe Sala highlight their efforts to reduce waste at the Global Climate Action Summit.

Tim McOsker
Submitted on September 27, 2018 - 1pm

Tim McOsker, CEO of AltaSea, joins VX News to provide an update on the efforts to build a bluetech innovation campus at the Port of Los Angeles.

Terry Tamminen
Submitted on September 26, 2018 - 11am

Tamminen provides an overview of the Foundation’s numerous initiatives, including investing in water security, funding litigation on behalf of the Public Trust Doctrine, and providing grants for marine and ocean projects.

Ron Nichols
Submitted on August 13, 2018 - 6pm

As wildfires and extreme weather conditions ravage California, a recent CityAge convening brought together utility experts from around Southern California to discuss how to build a more resilient region.

John Chiang
Submitted on August 13, 2018 - 3pm

The Treasurer hopes that the report, entitled Growing the U.S. Green Bond Market: Actionable Strategies and Solutions, will inspire more jurisdictions to invest in green bonds.

Mary Nichols
Submitted on August 13, 2018 - 3pm

CARB Chair joins VX News in light of the Trump Administration's attack on California's waiver to set GHG and clean car standards.

Submitted on July 27, 2018 - 5pm

Asm. Laura Friedman joins VX News to explain how recent legislation codifies many of the goals of Governor Brown's Water Action Plan.