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We banned the bag in 100 communities.

In 2013, more cities and counties stood up to protect Pacific wildlife and passed bans on single-use plastic grocery bags. Now, more than 90 communities in California, from Marin to Los Angeles, are living bag free. Thanks to citizen support, California now has a network of 124 underwater state parks that protect our coast and wildlife.

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Renewable energy gains still far off, reports show

California's utilities are falling behind schedule in meeting a deadline that 20% of their electricity must come from renewable resources by 2010, newly issued reports from two energy agencies show.

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Edison agrees to huge wind power deal

Placing a big bet on the wind, Southern California Edison Co. said Thursday that it would buy the power produced by a massive Tehachapi energy project that would dwarf the nation's largest such operations.

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Environment California to Appear on Huell Howser's California Green show

Environment California to appear on Huell Howser’s California Green show on Solar Homes (show #126). See your local PBS station for times or view list below.

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Report | Environment California Research & Policy Center

Road to a New Energy Future

America can and must move away from our dependence on oil and other fossil fuels and toward a New Energy Future. We can do this by tapping into our abundant supplies of clean, renewable, home-grown energy sources and by deploying our technological know-how to use energy more efficiently.

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News Release | Environment California Research & Policy Center

On the Heels of California's Historic Global Warming Law Environment California Launches Campaign Calling on Candidates to Support a New Energy Future

With the ink barely dry on AB 32, the Global Warming Solutions Act, Environment California launched a new campaign calling on congressional candidates to support policies to move America beyond oil and toward a cleaner energy future.

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