Gov. Brown, Democrats Change Climate Proposal, Remove Mandate To Cut Oil Use By 50%Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative Democrats announced Wednesday that they are scaling back their ambitious proposal to address climate change amid ongoing opposition from the oil industry and some lawmakers.
Judge Orders More Review Into California Climate LawState air quality regulators must conduct further analysis before fully implementing California's landmark 2006 climate law, a trial court judge has said.
Brown Appoints Dems To Enviroment, Employment PostsGov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday named his top cabinet members in key employment and environmental departments and appointed seven members to the state Board of Education.
California To Give More Time For Diesel Emission RulesBusinesses will have more time to comply with California’s tough diesel emissions standards for trucks, buses and construction equipment under new, relaxed rules expected to be adopted by air quality officials.
California Adopts Sweeping Greenhouse Gas RulesCalifornia regulators on Thursday approved the first system in the nation to give polluting companies such as utilities and refineries financial incentives to emit fewer greenhouse gases.