30 Sep '11, 11pm

Cap-and-Trade Proceeds in California, Governor Signs Solar Bills - SustainableBusiness.com: Cap-and-Trade Procee...

California's Air Resources Board (CARB) can proceed with implementation of the state's cap-and-trade program, a Supreme Court judge ruled Wednesday. The program , which was announced in November 2010 after four years of development, has been held up because of a March court ruling that requires CARB to further examine alternatives to cap-and-trade that might be better routes to reducing greenhouse gases. CARB says it did adequately consider alternatives such as a carbon tax, and is appealing the decision in Superior Court. This week's ruling allows CARB to move forward on cap-and-trade before the Superiour Court rules. Cap-and-trade is a key component of AB32, California's 2006 landmark climate change legislation, which attempts to fill the yawning gap left by the lack of federal policy. Under the law, California must reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to 1990 levels by...

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A trade war in the horizon?

tankinlian.blogspot.com 04 Oct '11, 12am

As we see it, trade wars between US and China would benefit Singapore, as more manufacturers would relocate factories to S...

Third-Party-Owned Solar Dominates the California Market

Third-Party-Owned Solar Dominates the Californi...

greentechmedia.com 30 Sep '11, 4pm

Third-party financing of solar, be it some form of lease or power purchase agreement (PPA), is becoming the leading method...

California governor signs three #renewable #ene...

solarindustrymag.com 26 Sep '11, 4pm

Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr., D-Calif., says he has signed into law three bills that are designed to bolster the state's commi...

California Governor Signs Three Renewable Energ...

solarindustrymag.com 26 Sep '11, 4pm

Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr., D-Calif., says he has signed into law three bills that are designed to bolster the state's commi...

California governor signs ban on shark fin trade

California governor signs ban on shark fin trade

straitstimes.com 08 Oct '11, 5am

This Feb 14, 2011 file photo shows a bowl of shark fin soup being served at a Chinese restaurant in San Francisco's Chinat...

California bans sale, trade and possession of s...

todayonline.com 09 Oct '11, 9am

California's Governor Jerry Brown has signed a Bill banning the sale, trade and possession of shark's fins to protect the ...

#sharks win big today in California! Thanks Gov...

switchboard.nrdc.org 07 Oct '11, 8pm

Today, Governor Brown used the power of his pen to protect sharks and our oceans. We could not be more excited and gratefu...

The Greatest Trade Ever

thefinance.sg 13 Oct '11, 1am

The Greatest Trade Ever is a book written by Gregory Zuckerman that tells the (true) story of how John Paulson made financ...

Residential, Single Family - Laguna Niguel, California - $749,000 USD

Residential, Single Family - Laguna Niguel, Cal...

luxuryrealestate.com 01 Oct '11, 10pm

Welcome Home! Wow! This is the one you have been looking for! This is a fantastic single level,4 bedroom, 3 bath, 2700 sqf...

California Senate Makes Shark Finning Illegal

California Senate Makes Shark Finning Illegal

greenlivingideas.com 30 Sep '11, 12pm

I recently wrote about Chef Gordon Ramsay’s reaction to having Shark Fin Soup for the first time, on our sister site, Blue...

California Extends Expired Solar Rebates Creating Free Energy

California Extends Expired Solar Rebates Creati...

cleantechnica.com 05 Oct '11, 10pm

Then California’s big utilities also credit solar-power producing homes, businesses, schools and churches for their actual...

California becomes 11th state to ban the chemical BPA from baby bottles via @MotherNatureNet #GGMoms

California becomes 11th state to ban the chemic...

mnn.com 07 Oct '11, 10am

California's original BPA legislation, introduced by Sen. Frank Pavley would have also banned BPA in all food and beverage...

Why Fair Trade is Thriving, Even in Tough Times

Why Fair Trade is Thriving, Even in Tough Times

greenbiz.com 30 Sep '11, 3pm

The proliferation of labels and claims at the grocery store can befuddle even the most conscientious consumer. What to buy...

California Governor Signs Shark Fin Ban Into Law

California Governor Signs Shark Fin Ban Into Law

treehugger.com 10 Oct '11, 1pm

Photo by StormyDog via Flickr CC Great news for sharks came on Friday in California when news hit that Governor Jerry Brow...

Gov. Jerry Brown signs California Water Bill of Rights, yet Canada;s PM has voted against the right to water at the UN.

Gov. Jerry Brown signs California Water Bill of...

redgreenandblue.org 10 Oct '11, 9am

While Brown signed the series of drinking water bills, his administration continues to push for the construction of the en...