California has already established itself as a leader in solar development, with ambitious rooftop solar programs, numerous large- and community-scale projects under construction, and many more in the permitting pipeline.
The State of California continues to finalize its cap-and-trade regulation. The regulation is expected to become enforceable January 1, 2012; however, covered entities will not have an emissions obligation until 2013. It is anticipated that the California Air Resources Board (CARB) w
The State of California has a Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) regulation which mandates that California’s transportation fuels should be at least 10 percent less carbon intensive by the year 2020. The LCFS does not mandate the adoption of any particular fuel, but it will likely drive
The State of California continues implementing and developing a suite of innovative climate policies including a Renewable Portfolio Standard, a Regional Planning and Smart Growth program, and a Low Carbon Fuel Standard. A cap-and-trade rule will supplement these efforts and is expected to