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Understanding SB 100

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California’s electric grid is not ready to meet climate goals

Guest Commentary | CALMATTERS Link to article As the UN conference on climate change has made clear, we must all accelerate our efforts to address this existential threat. Fortunately, California is on a strong foundation to do its share. The state has excellent solar and wind resource potential. We have targets in place to reach […]

Editorial: No, California shouldn’t extend the life of its last nuclear plant. There are better ways to fight climate change

The Times Editorial Board | Los Angeles Times Link to article California is approaching an energy crossroads. In three years, its last nuclear plant will begin to power down and the state will lose its largest single source of emissions-free electricity. A 2018 law requires state regulators to “avoid any increase in greenhouse gases” as […]

Time for Congress to launch America’s clean industrial revolution

Bill Gates | LinkedIn Article Link to article Right now, I’m heading to the international climate conference in Glasgow, known as COP26, where delegates will talk about how to cut greenhouse gas emissions from roughly 51 billion tons per year to zero by 2050. On my way out the door, I’m hearing news that makes […]

Advocates: CA is Ground Zero in Wake of U.N. Climate Report

Suzanne Potter | PNS Link to article SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Advocates contended a new United Nations report Climate change report United Nations 08/09/2021 waving red flags on climate change is particularly critical for California, where megafires and persistent drought already are becoming the norm. The report also predicts up to a foot of sea-level rise […]

Offshore Wind Push Gains Momentum in California

Nick Cahill| Courthouse News Service Link to article Lawmakers clear a proposal intended to jumpstart floating wind farms off the coast, saying the technology could prop the state’s buckling power grid and create more than 10,000 new jobs. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) — Caught again in an energy crisis and facing another summer of rolling blackouts, […]

Newsletter: How solar panels on farmland could help California fix its water and power crises

Sammy Roth | Los Angeles Times Link to article This is the July 8, 2021, edition of Boiling Point, a weekly newsletter about climate change and the environment in California and the American West. To the extent most Californians are thinking about energy right now, they’re probably wondering whether the lights will stay on during […]