Green Initiatives

County Grant Program Helps Local Farmers and Fights Climate Change

November 28, 2023

Spade & Plow organic farm in Gilroy was among the first 12 participants in the County of Santa Clara's new Agricultural Resilience Incentive Grant Program, which provided the owners with $25,500 to use on agricultural practices that improve soil health and ease climate change.

Santa Clara Valley Healthcare Signs Climate Pledge Initiative

May 31, 2023

Santa Clara Valley Healthcare is taking a significant step in the battle against climate change by signing the federal health sector Climate Pledge initiative to dramatically reduce its carbon footprint at all its hospitals and clinics and become net-zero by 2050.