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Jared Blumenfeld
Submitted on April 9, 2019 - 2pm

VX News sat down with new CalEPA Secretary Blumenfeld to discuss safe and affordable drinking water legislation, organic recycling policy, and taking on the federal government's inaction on climate.

Tim McOsker
Submitted on March 14, 2019 - 4pm

At VerdeXchange 2019, leaders in California's blue economy discuss the rich economic and scientific opportunities of ocean innovation.

Deborah Flint
Submitted on March 12, 2019 - 5pm

At the VerdeXchange 2019 Conference, the foremost stewards of mobility in California met to discuss coming innovations in air, train, and vehicle travel—particularly autonomous technology.

Eric Garcetti
Submitted on March 12, 2019 - 4pm

VX2019 convened regional leaders on climate change, environmental protection, and sustainable development to discuss how communities can rebuild after disasters.

Submitted on February 25, 2019 - 12pm

Recently named to the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis, Rep. Levin joined VX News to discuss congressional priorities for infrastructure, clean energy, and protecting the environment.

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.