California legislators voted fifty-five to twenty-one to extend a California law that would cut greenhouse gases by 40 percent from 1990 levels by 2030.

Author:Gajewski, Karen Ann
Position:WORTH NOTING - Brief article
 
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Just weeks after Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement, California legislators voted fifty-five to twenty-one to extend a California law that would cut greenhouse gases by 40 percent from 1990 levels by 2030. The states pioneer cap-and-trade plan sets a limit on emissions of greenhouse gases and promotes adherence to these limits by forcing companies to pay...

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