TITLE

California sets new renewable energy goals

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
American City & County Exclusive Insight;4/13/2011, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on legislation signed by California Governor Jerry Brown on April 12, 2011 on a new standard which aims to generate 33% of the state's electric power from renewable and non-fuel sources by 2020. It says that the legislation would encourage investment in green technologies, create thousands of new jobs, promote energy security, improve local air quality, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Brown adds that the state is full of renewable resource potential.
ACCESSION #
70709516

 

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