Monday, September 10, 2018

Brown Signs 100% Clean Electricity Bill

Governor Jerry Brown has signed a bill to phase out fossil fuels from California’s electricity grid by the year 2045. Senate Bill 100 ramps up California’s already successful efforts to reduce the use of dirty fossil fuels linked to climate change, even as the Trump administration has rolled back climate change regulations at the federal level and announced plans to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement.
Christopher Martinez files this report.