Renewal Enterprise District: Sonoma County and Santa Rosa’s Path to Sustainable Recovery

The County of Sonoma and the City of Santa Rosa

In the wake of the 2017 wildfires that destroyed 5,300 homes, the City of Santa Rosa and County of Sonoma ...
How Environmental and Climate Risks and Opportunities Factor into Global Corporate Ratings

S&P Global Ratings

This report explains the ways that S&P Global Ratings incorporates the risks and opportunities associated with environmental and climate (E&C) ...
Incorporating Environmental Risks in Credit Ratings

Moody's Investor Services

This presentation demonstrates the ways Moody's Investors Service incorporates risk of climate change into their credit rating services. Moody's captures ...
Guidance for Incorporating Sea Level Rise into Capital Planning in San Francisco: Assessing Vulnerability and Risk to Support Adaptation

City and County of San Francisco

The Guidance presents a framework for conidering sea level rise within the capital planning process for the City and County ...
Executive Order B-30-15 Guidance: Planning and Investing for a Resilient California

Governor's Office of Planning and Research

Executive Order B-30-15 directed OPR to provide guidance for state agencies to integrate current and future climate conditions into all ...
Guide to Equitable, Community-Driven Climate Preparedness Planning

Urban Sustainability Directors Network

This document provides guidance to local governments in designing and implementing a more inclusive, equitable planning process. It provides guidance ...
California Healthy Places Index (HPI)

Public Health Alliance of Southern California

The California Healthy Places Index (HPI) is an interactive online data and GIS mapping tool that allows users to easily ...
Climate Adaptation Finance and Investment in California

Governor's Office of Planning and Research

This book serves as a guide for local governments and private enterprises as they navigate the uncharted waters of investing ...


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