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Coalition President Testifies in Favor of AB 197

Coalition President Thomas Lawson testified before the Assembly in favor of AB 197, which creates a legislative committee on climate change policies that will help guide CARB as the agency determines how to spend its funds to cut emissions.

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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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Big Wins Mark Watershed Legislative Session for NGV Industry

Clean transportation advocates are celebrating major victories in a California legislative session marked by heated controversy over the Low Carbon Fuel Standard program and big spending by big oil on opposition campaigns. Despite that opposition, the Legislature passed ground-breaking climate change bills that support alternative fuels and vehicles and cement California’s place as a leader […]

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News Briefs

News Briefs | 09.26.16

CEC Grants $1.5 Million for New 12-Liter Engine, Fueling Station Projects The CEC has approved a $1 million grant for Cummins Westport to work with the South Coast Air Quality Management District to develop a 12-liter near-zero–NOx natural gas engine for heavy-duty vehicles. The engine is intended for larger vehicles, such as drayage trucks that […]

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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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Industry Events

Industry Events | 09.26.16

High Horsepower Summit | Oct. 11–13, Chicago The HHP Summit presents natural gas to operators of high-horsepower equipment as a solution for reducing fuel costs, improving environmental performance, and complying with air quality regulations. West Coast Climate Strategies Forum | Oct. 19–21, San Diego The forum’s keynote speakers include San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, University […]

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