Welcome to OPRThe Office of Planning and Research (OPR), created by statute in 1970, is part of the Office of the Governor. OPR serves the Governor and his Cabinet as staff for long-range planning and research, and constitutes the comprehensive state planning agency.
AnnouncementsGreywater 101 & How to Design and Install a Washing Machine Greywater System Webinar 05-14-2015
Greywater 101 & How to Design and Install a Washing Machine Greywater System Webinar(3 part series, on-line)
This webinar series will teach participants how to give two greywater presentations (Greywater 101 and How to Design and Install a Washing Machine Greywater System) and how to work with local stores and agencies to make it easier for people to install systems. Participants will have access to the course materials and presentations to adapt for future use.
Series held on Wednesdays from 2-4pm on June 17th, June 24th, and July 1st.
Local Policies to Achieve Zero Net Energy Buildings 05-14-2015
Local Policies to Achieve Zero Net Energy Buildings
Governor Brown Directs First Ever Statewide Mandatory Water Reductions 04-01-2015
SACRAMENTO - Following the lowest snowpack ever recorded and with no end to the drought in sight, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced actions that will save water, increase enforcement to prevent wasteful water use, streamline the state's drought response and invest in new technologies that will make California more drought resilient. read more...