The Energy Committee was formed in July 2020 to focus attention on solving energy-related sustainability issues in Los Angeles.

It meets monthly and has an active members-only mailing list.  If you are interested in learning more or participating, please contact the chair, Dan Kegel, at

Current Issues

  • 100% Renewable EnergyThe city is moving toward 100% clean electricity...but is it moving fast enough?
  • Oil Drilling—Hundreds of oil wells sit near residential neighborhoods. We want folks to have some breathing room!
  • LAX Rental EVs—LAX is spending a billion dollars on a new rental car facility.  Let's make sure it can handle EVs!
  • Building DecarbonizationZero-emission homes can actually be cheaper to build and own - and healthier.
  • Methane LobbyingTroubling lobbying by the fossil fuel industry is occurring in our neighborhood councils.