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Legislation Watch

Bill Tracker | 06.06.16

The Coalition is tracking the following bills and others related to alternative fuels and vehicles throughout the legislative session. Legislators must pass a budget bill by midnight June 15. 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 […]

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News Briefs

News Briefs | 06.06.16

Coalition Seeks Applicants for New Environmental Justice Advisory Committee The CNGVC voted at its spring board meeting to create an environmental justice advisory committee. The committee will help the Coalition align its work on legislation and regulatory actions with efforts to reduce pollution in disadvantaged communities, particularly communities of color, along California’s transportation corridors and […]

Member News

Member News | 06.06.16

Clean Energy Fuels Announces RNG Contract with Santa Monica Clean Energy Fuels has signed a contract to supply Santa Monica with Redeem RNG to fuel the city’s Big Blue Bus fleet for five more years. The fleet will use the RNG to power the 100 natural gas buses it plans to update with the Cummins […]

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Industry Events

Industry Events | 06.06.16

Methane Emissions from California’s Natural Gas System Workshop| June 6–7, Sacramento The CEC is holding a joint workshop with CARB and the California Public Utilities Commission to discuss methane emissions from the state’s natural gas system as part of the 2016 Integrated Energy Policy Report Update proceeding. CARB AB 32 Environmental Justice Advisory Committee Meeting […]

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Regulation | RNG

Low Carbon Fuel Standard Compliance Rate Nears 100 Percent in 2015

CARB’s annual report on the state of the Low Carbon Fuel Standard program shows a record-high compliance rate of 98 percent in 2015. The program generated almost 5.5 million credits in the compliance year, which reduced greenhouse gas emissions as much as removing roughly 1 million cars from California’s roads, according to CARB. All regulated […]

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Regulation

First Draft of Sustainable Freight Action Plan Proposes Three Pilots

The first draft of the California Sustainable Freight Action Plan, released May 3, provides a framework for transitioning the state’s entire freight system to zero-emission and near-zero-emission technologies by 2050, outlines targets and guiding principles, and proposes three pilot programs. It provides few details on how the interagency committee behind the plan will achieve its […]

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