11 Mar '12, 2am

California takes the lead with new climate initiatives: @YaleE360

One thing I would note is that the article says that AB32 "relies largely on cap and trade", which is actually not correct. According to the California Air Resources Board (CARB) only about 16 percent of the reductions are expected to come through emissions trading, with the rest from a suite of other regulations such as clean car standards, a low carbon fuel standard, renewables, etc. Posted by Tim Juliani on 08 Mar 2012 California operates precariously with chronic state budget deficit spending – today projected at $15 billion. California Governor Jerry Brown's current budget proposal includes almost $500 million in spending from the theoretical revenues of California's unprecedented carbon cap-and-trade climate regulations. These regulations were enacted as California’s Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006. Commonly referred to as AB 32, the law established the goal of ...

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