6 Climate Change Advisory articles

Important 'cap-and-trade' workshop on March 2nd
 Feb. 23, 2018

Last year, CMTA and other business groups fought for amendments to California’s cap-and-trade program in the midst of negotiations to extend the program beyond 2020. On Friday, March 2nd, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) will hold a ...
Assemblymember moves to ban internal combustion engines
 Jan. 5, 2018

On the first day of the 2018 legislative year, Assemblymember Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) introduced AB 1745 to ban the registration of new internal combustion engine vehicles in California beginning in 2040. This follows the passage last year ...
CARB approves updated GHG emissions reduction plan
 Dec. 15, 2017

At the December 14th board meeting, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) formally adopted the 2017 Climate Change Scoping Plan Update setting out the direction for California fight to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. While the updated ...
CARB releases Proposed Final 2017 Climate Change Scoping Plan Update
 Dec. 1, 2017

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) released the final proposed 2017 Climate Change Scoping Plan Update on Thursday, November 30th and staff plans to present it to the board members at the December 14th board meeting for approval. AB ...
CARB releases 2017 Scoping Plan update
 Nov. 3, 2017

Late last week the California Air Resources Board (CARB) released the latest draft of the 2017 Climate Change Scoping Plan that outlines how California will achieve greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction goals in 2030. Passed in 2016, SB ...
LAO report finds Californians pay 11 cents more per gallon in cap-and-trade costs; Legislators ready to spend
 April 15, 2016

The nonpartisan Legislative Analyst’s Office (LAO) released a report last week indicating that California’s Cap-and-Trade program increases fuel costs by 11 cent-per-gallon at the pump. The LAO stated that, if price effects hold ...
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