The Bay Area Climate compact is a landmark commitment on the part of the cities of San Francisco, San Jose, and Oakland to advance ambitious targets for growing the clean energy economy and safeguarding Bay Area resources.

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Ambitious Vision

Our vision is to enable a healthy, safe and globally competitive Bay Area through collaborative action on climate change. Our coordinated efforts will be a model for regional action in California, the nation, and the world.

Creating the Collaborative

We are committed to creating a public-private identity that best serves our region and all of its municipalities, institutions, and communities in helping to meet the state of California's goals for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. We are also dedicated to helping Bay Area communities prepare for and adapt to to the impacts of climate change.

Download the Compact

The full Bay Area Climate Change Compact (pdf) adopted by San Francisco, San Jose and Oakland on March 6, 2009.