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Apr 24, 2014, 12:30 ET

Report: Tapping LA's Vast Rooftop Solar Potential Could Reap Huge Benefits For City's Most Disadvantaged Communities

 A significantly expanded commercial rooftop solar program in Los Angeles would create thousands of new jobs and spur hundreds of millions of...

Feb 18, 2014, 11:00 ET

Los Angeles Business Council Institute and Mayor Garcetti Host Mexico City's Secretary of Economic Development Feb 17-20

The LABC Institute (LABCI), in partnership with Mayor Eric Garcetti, is hosting Mexico City's Secretary of Economic Development, Salomon...

Feb 18, 2014, 11:00 ET

UCLA: LA's Ambitious Rooftop Solar Program Delivering Promised Results; Expansion Can Reap Economic and Environmental Benefits in all Parts of the City

Los Angeles' groundbreaking new rooftop solar energy program is delivering on its promise to bring cost-effective, clean power to tens of thousands...