CPUC Receives Poor Environmental Justice Score

The California Environmental Justice Alliance (CEJA) released its first Environmental Justice Agency Assessment, the only one in the nation to assess how well state agencies develop, implement and monitor policies that address environmental issues that impact communities of color.  The Agency Assessment lays out principles that state agencies should uphold when implementing policies to ensure they are in alignment with environmental justice.

The CPUC had a poor overall assessment.  According to CEJA:

Assessment: The CPUC has failed to meet CEJA’s EJ Principles for Policy Implementation.

Environmental Justice Agency Assessment