A pair of new reports shows that California industries could save billions of dollars on their power bills by moving toward greater energy efficiencies, which would help the state comply with the Clean Power Plan. KVCR's Isel Cuapio has more.
KVCR's Ken Vincent introduces report from KVCR's Isel Cuapio
A new study finds that California's "cap and trade" program has failed to cut greenhouse gas emissions in the state's low-income and minority communities. Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill yesterday that he hopes will alleviate that, KVCR's Ken Vincent has more.
California will further slash greenhouse gas emissions after Gov. Jerry Brown singed legislation yesterday (Thursday) to extend the nation's most ambitious climate change law. As Capital Public Radio's Amy Quinton reports, Brown hopes it sends a message across the country.
A new report called “Gasping for Breath” by the Clean Air Task Force says by 2025, air pollution from oil and gas facilities in California will cause more than 12,000 summertime asthma attacks in children under 18. KVCR's Ken Vincent has more.
The California Legislature has passed new emissions targets for greenhouse gases in California. In this story from The California Report's Katie Orr, Governor Jerry Brown cites air quality in the Inland Empire as one reason he'll sign the bill, even though he didn't get everything he wanted from the legislation.
The oil industry's lead advocate at the California Capitol says the industry supports Governor Jerry Brown's effort to extend the state's fight against climate change - but only with some significant changes. And she's downplaying Brown's threat to take the issue to voters if a deal isn't reached. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports.