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With climate legislation stalling, Jerry Brown looks to potential fight at the ballot box

Published: 
Thu, 08/04/2016 (All day)

The battle to extend California’s climate policies could grind to a halt this year, but Gov. Jerry Brown plans to continue pressing the issue before his final term in office ends — even if that requires a ballot measure campaign in 2018.

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States Announce a New Coalition to ‘Fight for Climate Change Progress’

Published: 
Fri, 04/01/2016 (All day)
Category: 
Energy

Over a dozen of the nation’s top law enforcement officials have come together to curb greenhouse gas pollution, advance clean energy, and pursue joint investigations into whether the fossil fuel industry and its allies committed crimes by lying to investors and the public about climate change.

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Corralling Carbon Before It Belches From Stack

Published: 
Thu, 07/24/2014 - 10:39am
Category: 
Energy

So much soot belched from the old power plant here that Mike Zeleny would personally warn the neighbors.

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California holds cap-and-trade auction of greenhouse gas credits

Published: 
Thu, 11/15/2012 (All day)
Category: 
Energy

SACRAMENTO — California environmental officials moved ahead with a first-ever auction of greenhouse gas pollution credits despite a last-minute lawsuit filed by the state Chamber of Commerce to invalidate the sale.