We invite in our Annual Energy Economics & California Policy Forum.

The Forum is intended to engage and address the top concerns for the business community in California’s energy roadmap.

Since businesses are dependent on reliable and affordable energy for the continuity of their operations.

This contributes to the transportation challenges in California and is an issue for meeting the climate goals.

#EnergyEconomics

Keynote Speaker:

Jennifer Hernandez, Holland & Knight Law Firm

Register Here! https://energyforum2020.eventbrite.com

We look forward to seeing you at our Annual Energy Economics & California Policy Forum

 

WHAT CAN I DO?

Engage with your federal, state and local legislators.

https://myreps.datamade.us/

It’s an election year! Register to vote:  https://registertovote.ca.gov/?ref=voteusa by October 19 and show up to the polls on November 3rd.

 

Regional Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

https://www.regionalhispaniccc.org/about-us/

 

UPCOMING LEGISLATION THAT IMPACTS YOU

Vehicle Miles Traveled Tax / Road Charge

Join the interest list on the CalTrans Road Charge https://dot.ca.gov/programs/road-charge/

 

AB 1839 (Bonta) California Green New Deal

https://a18.asmdc.org/press-releases/20200106-assemblymember-bonta-launches-california-green-new-deal

 

AB 2832 – Carbon neutrality

https://openstates.org/ca/bills/20192020/AB2832/

 

SB 1363 (Allen) Vehicle-Miles Travelled Travelled

Requires regions to set a vehicle-miles traveled (VMT) reduction target (in addition to the greenhouse gas reduction target) for 2035, 2045, and 2050. Focused on increasing public transport or limiting individuals in how much they drive?

http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/billStatusClient.xhtml?bill_id=201920200SB1363

 

SB 45 (Allen), AB 3256 (E. Garcia)

These bills authorize Water, Natural Resources and Climate Resiliency Bonds for the November statewide ballot to help pay for infrastructure to adapt to our changing climate. Need to do more research. May be water focused.

https://www.nrdc.org/experts/victoria-rome/california-environmental-bills-2020