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CARB Discusses Moyer Program Updates

CARB reviewed changes to the Carl Moyer Air Quality Standards Attainment Program required by SB 513 and discussed implementation goals in a trio of public workshops March 3–10 around the state. The legislation updates the Moyer program so it continues to contribute to air quality improvement with significant revisions: the program will now allow funding […]

News Briefs

News Briefs | 03.14.16

South Coast AQMD Ousts Executive Director The 13-member board of the South Coast Air Quality Management District voted 7–6 on March 4 to dismiss longtime executive director Barry Wallerstein. The board also reaffirmed their December vote for a weaker emission reduction target for the largest industrial sources of pollution in the region. A new Republican […]

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Legislation news | Legislation Watch

Bill Tracker | 03.14.16

AB 1555 | Author: Gomez In brief: Appropriates $1.7 billion from the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund for 2015–16 to fund low-carbon transportation and infrastructure projects; clean-energy communities; and community climate improvements, wetland and watershed restoration, and carbon sequestration. Status: Awaiting committee referral. AB 2415 | Author: Garcia In brief: The California Clean Truck, Bus, and […]

Incentives | Legislation news

New Bills Address Emissions, Funding

California legislators have introduced a series of new bills that would fund heavy-duty truck incentives and other low-carbon transportation projects, further reduce emissions of short-lived climate pollutants, and increase the production of renewable gas, among other initiatives to help the state meet its long-term emissions targets. The most significant bill for Coalition members is likely […]

Regulation

CARB Appoints New Board Members

Diane Takvorian and former senator Dean Florez were recently sworn in as CARB’s two newest board members. The two were added under provisions of AB 1288, which directs the Senate Rules Committee and the Speaker of the Assembly to each appoint one member to the state board who works with communities affected by high levels […]

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Industry Events

Industry Events | 02.29.16

Green Truck Summit & Work Truck Show | March 1–4, Indianapolis Educational sessions include alternative fuel technology trends for work trucks, the future of NGVs, maintaining CNG stations, and finding success with sustainable technologies. Register here. CARB Workshops on Proposed Moyer Changes | March 3, Diamond Bar; March 8, Fresno; March 10, Sacramento Changes to […]

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