Insight

California's new greenhouse gas target: Jerry Brown's clean economy takes shape

Loading current market price

Get this report

Loading current market price

Get this report as part of a subscription

Enquire about Subscriptions

Already have subscription? Sign In

Further information

Pay by Invoice or Credit Card FAQs

Contact us

Contact us about this report

Report summary

On April 29th California Governor Jerry Brown issued Executive Order B 30 15 mandating a reduction of greenhouse gas emissions to 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030. The move was first telegraphed in Brown's January inaugural address where he discussed climate change at length and proposed three new 2030 goals: a 50 percent renewable portfolio standard; a 50 percent reduction in petroleum use in cars and trucks from today s levels ; and a doubling of energy efficiency in existing buildings.

What's included

This report contains

  • Document

    California's new greenhouse gas target: Jerry Brown's clean economy takes shape

    PDF 256.60 KB

Questions about this report?

  • Europe:
    +44 131 243 4699
  • Americas:
    +1 713 470 1900
  • Asia Pacific:
    +61 2 8224 8898