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Coalition President Discusses NGVs on Charter Local Edition

Sacramento Local Edition host Brad Pomerance recently interviewed Coalition President Thomas Lawson on SB 32, the Low Carbon Fuel Standard, the role of NGVs, and the importance of California’s climate change policies.

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Legislation Watch

Bill Tracker | 09.26.16

This is the final update on bills the Coalition was tracking through the 2016 legislative session. The bills below either failed to pass in their second house or were signed by the governor. AB 197 | Author: Garcia In brief: Requires CARB to prioritize emissions reduction projects in disadvantaged, highly polluted communities and to provide […]

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News Briefs

News Briefs | 09.12.16

Governor Signs Historic Climate Change Laws Ten years after California adopted the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006 (AB 32), Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law two new climate change bills that establish the most ambitious greenhouse gas emission reduction targets in North America. SB 32, authored by Sen. Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills), and AB […]

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Legislation Watch

Bill Tracker | 09.12.16

The Coalition is tracking the following bills and others related to alternative fuels and vehicles throughout the legislative session. Aug. 31 was the last day for each house to pass bills. The governor has until Sept. 30 to act on bills. AB 197 | Author: Garcia In brief: Requires CARB to prioritize emissions reduction projects […]

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Legislation Watch

Bill Tracker | 08.01.16

AB 197 | Author: Garcia In brief: Requires CARB to consider adopting measures to meet greenhouse gas emissions limits based on specified priorities. Details: Also adds two members of the Legislature to CARB as nonvoting members, requires voting board members to be appointed for staggered six-year terms, and creates a joint Climate Change Policies Committee […]

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LCFS | RNG

Symposium Highlights Urgent Need for Methane Solutions

The June 29 Rethink Methane Symposium drove home the urgent need to deal with the roadblocks that impede RNG development and use in California. There is widespread agreement on the problems, reports Coalition President Thomas Lawson: Methane emissions are an ongoing issue, and air pollution along California’s freight corridors disproportionately harms the health of surrounding […]

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