Interfaith Power & Light: Paris-We’re Still In
LDF support will go towards mobilizing and tracking up to 4,500 congregations and households to take the Paris Pledge by next summer, which calls for congregations to cut emissions in half by 2030 and be carbon neutral by 2050.
Vanga Blue Forests
Mikoko Pamoja is the world’s first community-based mangrove conservation project to be funded by the sale of carbon credits in Gazi Bay, Kenya.
International Alliance to Combat Ocean Acidification
The OA Alliance was formed by the states of California, Washington, and Oregon to bring together jurisdictions from across the globe to combat ocean acidification and other climate-related changes to ocean conditions.
Ecosystem Based Climate Change Adaptation Through Mangrove Conservation
WILDCOAST seeks to protect a total of 71,374 acres of mangroves in the next four to five years in Northwest Mexico.
Sustainable Coastal Restoration and Development for Somalia, Phase II
This renewal grant will continue to fund the on-the-ground efforts of Adeso, which includes providing an additional 10 solar irrigation systems to local farmers, and the re-planting of mangroves.
SunFunder: Beyond the Grid Solar Fund
SunFunder is a solar finance business that provides affordable loans for small solar companies in developing countries.
Empowering Communities with Solar Energy
LDF will support Re-volv's commitments for 5 new community solar installations across the United States.
Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle & Renewable Hydrogen Advocacy Plan
Through the support of LDF, Energy Independence Now will expand hydrogen fueling infrastructure and the education of the public on hydrogen vehicles through ZEV incentives in the state of California.
Solutions Project Leadership: Fighter and Ecosystem Movement Funds
The Solutions Project has made $1.5 million in direct grants to community organizations that are leading the charge for 100% renewable energy.
Youth-led Lawsuit Against The U.S. Government For Climate Inaction
LDF is proud to support Our Children’s Trust (OCT), who represented 21 youth in a historic lawsuit arguing that the Federal Government is not only violating the youth’s fundamental right to life, liberty, and property but also the Public Trust Doctrine, by knowingly engaging in actions that create a dangerous climate situation.
Planet Pledge: Accelerating Finance For Climate Solutions
Philanthropies, institutional investors, and strategic advisors collaborating to deploy large-scale, worldwide investment and grantmaking solutions to climate change.
Restoring Degraded Coasts in Somalia
This grant supports Goldman Prize winner Fatima Jibrell’s organization, Adeso, to restore Somalia’s severely degraded coastal ecosystems and fisheries by working closely with the communities to better manage their marine and timber resources.
Empowered By Light: Bringing Off-grid Solar To Communities At Risk
The mission of Empowered by Light is to improve lives and the environment through renewable energy technologies. In Zambia, Empowered by Light (EBL) has piloted the Mugurameno project, which is a hybrid non-profit and sales revenue-collecting project aimed at developing a sustainable and scalable model for rural electrification.
‘Dark Snow’ Arctic Research
The Dark Snow Project gathers hard numbers to quantify human-caused industrial and wildfire black carbon soot, mineral dust; and microbes on the melting of sea ice and snow in Greenland, and their impacts on climate change.
The Solutions Project: 100% campaign
The Solutions Project accelerates the transition to 100% clean, renewable energy by mid-century. Leveraging the latest science and analysis on available wind, solar, hydro and geothermal energy resources, this campaign engages both the public and policymakers.
Through collaborative partnerships, we support innovative projects that protect vulnerable wildlife from extinction, while restoring balance to threatened ecosystems and communities. Our work is divided into six main program areas – Wildlands Conservation, Oceans Conservation, Climate Change, Indigenous Rights, Transforming California, and Innovative Solutions.Explore Our Programs