Block by Block:
EcoBlock is creating a model for a block-scale community microgrid with in-home energy & water-efficient retrofits.
Solar PV on existing roof
Shared electric vehicle (EV) and EV charger
Distributed battery storage
Electric lines for distribution
Central battery storage
Insulation and improved thermal comfort
Shared electric scooters
Electrification and improved indoor air quality
Energy- and water-efficient appliances
Explore EcoBlock disciplines:
EcoBlock co-PI and UC Berkeley professor Dan Kammen discusses how California’s recently drafted scoping plan for climate policy misses the mark on combatting climate change.
On May 13, 2022, Governor Gavin Newsom released the 2022-23 May Revision to the Governor’s Budget which proposes $301 billion in total spending, including an additional $9.5 billion for climate change.
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