Cool Davis: working on local solutions to climate change

By Nick Buxton When it comes to climate change, you can hear a lot of excuses or fine talk from the world’s political leaders, but usually little practical action. It can be dispiriting given the consequences we know could result. Fortunately, Davis is a community that does not indulge in despair. Rather, it believes in […]

September 22, 2013 | Posted in Special Editions | Tagged , ,

It’s official, Davis is California’s ‘Coolest’ city

Three cities were honored in June at an award ceremony before the California Air Resources Board, wrapping up a yearlong CoolCalifornia Challenge in which thousands of households in cities across the state competed for the biggest citywide carbon footprint reduction. Known for its longtime commitment to environmental sustainability, the city of Davis was crowned the […]

September 22, 2013 | Posted in Special Editions | Tagged ,