Lead by Example

We have a municipal government that leads by example throughout every department in the City of Los Angeles.

Status on 2017 Outcomes

Reduce water use at city facilities and proprietary departments by 20%
Ensure that 50% of the City’s light-duty vehicle purchases are EVs, and analyze conversion of other vehicle types to EVs
Be a Top 10 city as rated by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE)
Establish a pLAn working group of key City departments, business leaders, local universities and major stakeholders
Achieve 4-STAR Community rating

The City has partnered with local non-profits and university students to complete the
certification. (Source: Mayor’s Office, February 2018)

Create a city-to-city partnership in L.A. County to establish a baseline sustainable city plan for adoption

Where L.A. Is Leading

At 475 vehicles, we have the largest municipal EV fleet in the country.

L.A. is the first U.S. city to mount an EV charging station onto a light pole.