L.A. is named #1 city with EPA certified ENERGY STAR buildings (public and private).
L.A. has the highest recycling rate of any big U.S. city.
L.A. is the first U.S. city to use the Compact of Mayors globally recognized methodology for calculating a city’s greenhouse gas emissions.
L.A. adopted the most ambitious and comprehensive energy and water efficiency law for existing buildings of any U.S. city.
L.A. is the first U.S. city to offer expedited online permitting for residential solar projects.
At 291 MW, L.A. has the most installed solar power of any city in the U.S.
L.A. signed the most stringent water efficiency building codes of any big city in the U.S.