Press Releases for Climate Change

Preparing for the future today

Reducing carbon emissions is central to ensuring a sustainable future for San Francisco. Climate change will bring unstable weather, rising sea levels and damage to our city’s natural habitat and infrastructure. SF Environment is committed to mobilizing the City to deal with Climate Change.  

SF Environment Press Release
“Today, President Obama recognized San Francisco as a Climate Action Champion for our steadfast leadership on climate change. The President’s recognition of San Francisco’s leadership affirms the important role of cities in fighting climate change while actions at the national and international levels continue to stagnate."
SF Environment Press Release
The San Francisco Climate Action Strategy serves as an update to the 2004 Climate Action Plan and outlines a series of potential strategies for government, businesses and residents to meet the City’s ambitious greenhouse gas reduction goals while promoting green jobs for the local economy.
SF Environment Press Release
The San Francisco Department of the Environment has released a new request for proposals (RFP) for the San Francisco Carbon Fund.