Air Resources Board

pollution, emissions, smokestack, greenhouse gases

Judge Orders More Review Into California Climate Law

State air quality regulators must conduct further analysis before fully implementing California’s landmark 2006 climate law, a trial court judge has said.

CBS San Francisco–02/03/2011

Jerry Brown delivers remarks after he was sworn in as the 39th governor of California on  January 3, 2011 in Sacramento. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Brown Appoints Dems To Enviroment, Employment Posts

Gov. 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.

CBS San Francisco–01/05/2011

Diesel truck emissions pollution

California To Give More Time For Diesel Emission Rules

Businesses 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.

CBS San Francisco–12/17/2010

pollution, emissions, smokestack, greenhouse gases

California Adopts Sweeping Greenhouse Gas Rules

California 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.

CBS San Francisco–12/16/2010