Recorded on January 2020

Mobilizing for Environmental Justice in an Oil City


Programs like cap and trade can have mixed results for the low-income communities that oil refineries are typically located in, says Communities for a Better Environment executive director Darryl Sarmiento. Communities of "toxic hot spots" are created when reductions aren't made at the source, according to Sarmiento.

Speakers at this Event

President pro Tempore Emeritus, California State Senate

Executive Director, Communities for a Better Environment

Climate Justice Director, Tom Steyer PAC