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California unveils bold plan to sustainably manage pests and eliminate high-risk pesticides by 2050

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The state joined leaders from a diverse range of backgrounds on Jan. 26 to unveil a roadmap of ambitious goals and actions to accelerate California’s systemwide transition to sustainable pest management and eliminate prioritized high-risk pesticides by 2050 to better protect the health of our communities and environment, while supporting agriculture, food systems and community well-being. Read the press release. (1/26/23)

California ZEV Sales Near 19% of All New Car Sales in 2022

A graphic that says: California's Electric Vehicle Market as of December 2022. 40% of US ZEV sales; 1,399,913 ZEVs sold; 18.8% of new CA cars sold; 80,027 chargers installed.California announced the latest data showing the state’s accelerating transition to zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs) and ZEV market dominance – 18.8% of all new cars sold last year in California were ZEVs and 40% of ZEVs sold in the U.S. are sold in California. In November, the California Air Resources Board approved a $2.6 billion investment plan to support a wide range of ZEV projects, with 70% of the funds directed to disadvantaged and low-income communities – the state’s largest-ever investment in the equitable expansion of clean transportation. Learn more about the data. (1/20/23)

California Air Resources Board approves unprecedented plan to achieve net zero pollution

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The California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved the final proposed 2022 Scoping Plan, a world-leading roadmap to address climate change that cuts greenhouse gas emissions by 85% and achieves carbon neutrality in 2045. The 2022 Scoping Plan provides a detailed sector-by-sector roadmap to guide the world’s fourth-largest economy away from its current dependence on petroleum and fossil gas to clean and renewable energy resources and zero-emission vehicles. Read the press release. (12/15/22)

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