Mar 31, 2011 16:19 EDT
WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - An environmental justice group which has won a court ruling on Thursday said California's entire landmark climate change law may be put on hold after talks with regulators broke down.
Dec 17, 2010 06:31 EST
Calif. regulators approve sweeping rules on incentives to cut greenhouse gas emissions. Hoping other states will follow suit, California regulators overwhelmingly approved the nation's most extensive system giving owners of power plants, refineries and other major polluters financial incentives to emit fewer greenhouse gases.
Dec 16, 2010 23:49 EST
Calif. regulators approve sweeping rules on incentives to cut greenhouse gas emissions. 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.
Oct 29, 2010 19:52 EDT
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California unveiled on Friday its final blueprint of a market system to curb greenhouse gases, relaxing expected rules in the face of a weak economy in a measure that could set the tone for the nation's climate policy.
Sep 25, 2009 16:52 EDT
California establishes nation's first statewide carbon fee to fund emission-reduction program. Despite industry objections and threats of lawsuits, California air regulators on Friday approved the nation's first statewide carbon fee on utilities, oil refineries and other polluting industries.
Jun 26, 2009 04:00 EDT
Calif. board delays decision on whether to impose carbon fee on industry, pledges July action. California regulators on Thursday delayed a decision on whether to implement the nation's first statewide carbon fee on utilities, oil refineries and other polluting industries.