About our Collaborators
Our collaborators are all organizations and fellow sustainability advocates that want to help make our earth a greener place. Read to learn more about them!
City of San Jose
San José has long been a leader in sustainability and climate-forward policy. For example, under Mayor Liccardo's leadership, the City has launched a bold plan to align San José with the Paris Climate Accord's emission reduction goals and lead the country in building the sustainable city of the future. Programs such as Climate Smart San José and San Jose Clean Energy are just some of the programs that were launched to help make this city a greener place.
San Jose Clean Energy
- San Jose Clean Energy is a new electricity supplier frm the City of San Jose to provide cheaper and cleaner energy to residents and businesses in the San Jose metropolitan area.
The County of Santa Clara is dedicated to environmental sustainability and climate action through community programs, projects, partnerships and policy development. To build upon a history of environmental protection and solidify commitment to this work, the Santa Clara City Council added a Sustainability Strategic Pillar, entitled Promote Sustainability and Environmental Protection, as one of Seven City Council Policy Priorities.
Cisco develops, manufactures, and sells networking hardware, software, telecommunications equipment and other high-technology services and products globally. Cisco's purpose is to power an inclusive future for all. Cisco's efforts to advance this purpose encompasses investments and initiatives related to closing the global divide, advancing social justice, building partner ecosystems of impact, and setting and achieving ambitious sustainability goals like its net zero commitment. For over 15 years, Cisco has worked toward a sustainable future by reducing emissions, reducing waste, building more efficient products, and setting and achieving ambitious goals.
The Hewlett-Packard Company, commonly known as HP, is an American multinational information technology company headquartered in Palo Alto, California. HP developed and provided a wide variety of hardware components, as well as software and related services to consumers, small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health, and education sectors.
SAP SE is a German multinational software corporation based in Walldorf, Baden-Württemberg that develops enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations. Most notable are they are known for their database software and technology (particularly its own brands), cloud engineered systems, and enterprise software products, such as human capital management (HCM) software, customer relationship management (CRM) software (also known as customer experience), enterprise performance management (EPM) software, product lifecycle management (PLM) software, supplier relationship management (SRM) software, and supply chain management (SCM) software.
Acterra: Action for a Healthy Planet:
Acterra is a San Francisco Bay Area 501(c)(3) nonprofit based in Palo Alto that brings people together to create local solutions for a healthy planet. We focus on what you can do locally to address current environmental problems. In the face of daunting environmental challenges, our science-based approach instills hope while building community. Acterra's staff provides environmental education in the areas of energy and climate change, corporate sustainability, and advocacy to build an informed and empowered citizenry. Our programs include Workplace Sustainability, Beneficial Electrification for All, Healthy Plate, Healthy Planet, and continuing education through You(th) Be the Change and our Public Lecture Series
The Sierra Club is an environmental organization with chapters in all 50 United States, Washington D.C., and Puerto Rico.Traditionally associated with the progressive movement, the club was one of the first large-scale environmental preservation organizations in the world, and currently engages in lobbying politicians to promote environmentalist policies. Recent focuses of the club include promoting sustainable energy and mitigating global warming, as well as opposition to the use of coal, hydropower and nuclear power. The club is known for its political endorsements, which are often sought after by candidates in local elections; it generally supports liberal and progressive candidates in elections.
Climate Voice is an organization that is focused on getting companies into the fight for climate policies. The climate policy debate is intensifying, as the stakes rise and the time for meaningful change is almost running out. ClimateVoice brings employee pressure to get companies to use their powerful influence in this moment. By focusing on corporate campaigns, engaging employees, and recruiting students, they hope to bring more companies into the fight for climate policies.
Climate Action Now
Elders Climate Action
Elders Climate Action is a group of elder climate activists, all committed to a non-partisan effort to end the Climate Crisis and build a just and sustainable future for our children, our grandchildren, and all children. Some of them are new to climate activism and some have been working for years, but each of them has faced a personal reckoning and decided that there is no better use of our wisdom and strength, our time and resources, and our anger and good will, than to join in this struggle. They believe that collective action is the most effective way to force policy changes on the scale and timetable that will be necessary to protect all of us.
Climate Reality Project, Silicon Valley Chapter
Climate Reality Project is an organization who’s mission is to catalyze a global solution to the climate crisis by making urgent action a necessity across every level of society. They serve the Silicon Valley area, educating the public about climate change, advocating for legislative and economic policies that support a sustainable future, and taking action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.