AB 32

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Despite Lawsuit, California Business Leaders Support a State Cap-and-Trade System

California CEOs and business leaders sent a letter to Governor Jerry Brown urging him to not revise California’s cap-and-trade system. The California Air…
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Prop 23 Morphing Into Prop 26: Both Clean Economy Killers

By Jay Kimball, founder of 8020 Vision Support for Prop 23 is waning. That’s good news, but the fight is not over. If…

Brown Slams Whitman on AB32

During the final debate between California gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman and Jerry Brown last week, Whitman said she would suspend the implementation of…
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Investors Nervous About Proposition 23

This week 68 investors who collectively manage $415 trillion in assets issued a statement urging voters to reject Proposition 23. The signers of…
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Clean Tech Industry Leader to Californians: Walk the Walk and Oppose Proposition 23

AB 32 maintains the market certainty needed for investment, research and development of inventions as well as jobs. Since its passage, clean tech…
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Prop 23: A Bad Deal for California’s Farmers

By Matthew Green, Outreach and Media Coordinator, California Climate and Agriculture Network With three weeks to Election Day, one of the most widely…
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Applied Materials CEO Urges NO on Prop 23

By Mike Splinter, CEO, Applied Materials One of the most hotly contested items on this year’s California ballot is Proposition 23, an initiative…
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The Real Face of Proposition 23

In the backyard of the Tesoro and Valero refineries in Wilmington, California lives a thriving community that has been fighting back against the…
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Alt Opinion: Passing Prop 23 Essential for California’s Economic Future

Editor’s Note: We have been running posts about California’s Prop 23 for the last 2 weeks and have been approached by some folks…
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Latest Yes on Prop 23 TV Ad Loaded with Distortions

Just twenty-two days remain until the mid-term elections, which means in three weeks, we will no longer see those nasty advertisements that brilliantly…
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A Small Green Business Take on Prop 23

Jaime Nack explains that although some may consider the Proposition 23 vote a debate over the issues, it seems instead to be a…
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Schwarzenegger Marks Four Years of AB 32, Touts Clean Tech

It is not easy being Arnold Schwarzenegger these days.  His administration is winding down with his approval ratings in the teens. Democrats barely…
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Prop 23 Would Kill Advanced Biofuel Technology

Across California, companies have been investing and preparing for the cleantech boom created by AB 32, but Prop 23 would stall this growth…

California’s Prop 23 Would Put the Brakes on Clean Energy

By William A. Sundstrom With the state’s unemployment rate stuck at around 12 percent, many Californians are suffering and desperate for a paycheck.…
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Prop 23 Would Increase Vulnerability to Fossil Fuel Price Shocks

By Chris Busch Proposition 23 is the California ballot initiative that would suspend implementation of the state’s landmark clean energy and climate law,…