News Release | CALPIRG Students | Energy

Students from Across State Converge at the Capitol to Protect the Environmental Future of California

Motivated by a concern for the state’s environmental future and rollbacks at the federal level, 100  students from CALPIRG, the California Student Public Interest Research Group chapters converged in Sacramento for their Annual Lobby Day.

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CALPIRG Holds Week of Action, Solar Concert and Sacramento Lobby Day in support of 100% Clean Energy in CA

CALPIRG Students at UCSD organized a huge week of action in support of 100% clean energy in California. The effort included a massive petition drive to generate 5,000 petitions in support of clean energy legislation, a solar-powered concert featuring UCSD talent, and a Lobby Day in Sacramento with 100 students from across the state. 

CALPIRG Students is organizing to block a new proposal for offshore oil drilling in our state. 

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Today, Environment America and the Student PIRGs released a letter urging the higher education community to lead America’s transition to using clean, renewable energy sources. 

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CALPIRG Launches Winter Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

The Guardian coverage of our kickoff meeting at UCSD to launch our campaign for 100% renewable energy in CA. 

Now that we’re almost a month into 2018, our CALPIRG Student Chapters are ready to launch our winter quarter campaigns.

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Renewable Energy 100

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Campaign launched to repower colleges and universities with 100 percent renewable energy

Washington, D.C. - Today, Environment America and the Student Public Interest Research Groups (PIRGs) launched a campaign to secure commitments from American colleges and universities to shift to 100 percent renewable energy.

Resource | Energy

100% Renewable Energy - Organizing a Campus Campaign

Galvanize your college or university to become a leader in clean energy by organizing, participating in, or supporting a campaign to power your campus with 100% renewable energy.

Campaign | Energy

100% Renewable Energy

We all know that burning oil, gas, and coal has polluted our air, water, and land for decades - and now it's changing the climate even faster than scientist feared it would. We know we can have healthier communities right now and a livable future for ourselves and generations to come. But to get there, we must transform the way we produce and consume energy. That's got to start with a commitment to 100% clean, renewable energy. 


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