CA considering requiring zero-emission buildings by 2030

California Assembly Bill No. 3232, if approved, would require a proceeding to consider strategies to best reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) […]


EPA considers next steps to ban HFCs

In early May, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) hosted a stakeholder meeting to discuss how the agency might proceed in […]


California proceeds with HFC prohibitions and plans to reduce NOx emissions

At its March 22-23 meeting in Riverside, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. California intends […]


California proceeding with HFC regulations

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) is moving forward with its plans to adopt the same EPA SNAP list of unacceptable […]


EPA requests SNAP Program input through stakeholder meeting

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a stakeholder meeting to gather input as it begins developing a response to […]


U.S. Court of Appeals upholds decision to vacate EPA HFC rule

The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has denied a petition to rehear its earlier decision to […]


California proceeding with HFC regulations

There is ongoing pressure to remove HFCs from the supply chain. For example, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) plans […]


Environmental Protection Agency

January 31, 2018 Significant new alternatives policy (EPA SNAP) As required by Executive Order 13777 offsetting the number and cost of new […]


California updates plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Air Resources Board (CARB) has recommended that the State phase down hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) refrigerants commonly […]


California Environmental Protection Agency Air Resources Board (CARB)

Proposed strategy to reduce short-lived climate pollutants California has joined a worldwide movement to help stall climate change by limiting […]