Documents

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2009 AB 2021 Progress Report: Achieving Cost-Effective Energy Efficiency For California CEC Staff Report 2009 AB 2021 Progress Report: Achieving Cost-Effective Energy Efficiency For Calif 12/14/10 Download
2011 Certification Documents for Test Laboratories CEC 2011 Certification Documents for Test Laboratories-Application 11/19/10 Download
EAAC Allocating Emissions Allowances Report EAAC Allocating Emissions Allowances Report 12/14/09 Download
Economic Analysis and Life Cycle Assessment of Diversion Alternatives Documents CIWMB Economic Analysis and Life Cycle Assessment of Diversion Alternatives Documents 12/03/09 Download
Preliminary Draft Regulation Cap-and-Trade The California Air Resources Board has released the Preliminary Draft Cap-and-Trade Regulation 11/24/09 Download
ETACC Advanced Technology Development Proposed Final Report ETACC Advanced Technology Development Proposed Final Report 10/22/09 Download
CARB Best Management Practices Refrigerant Management Program CARB Best Management Practices Refrigerant Management Program 8/13/09 Download
Establishing New Fuel Pathways under the California Low Carbon Fuels Standard Establishing New Fuel Pathways under the California Low Carbon Fuels Standard 8/04/09 Download
Draft Establishing New Fuel Pathways under the California Low Carbon Fuels Standard Draft Establishing New Fuel Pathways under the LCFS Procedures and Guidelines for Regulated Parties 8/04/09 Download
2009 CA Climate Adaptation Strategy Discussion Draft The CA Resources Agency has released the 2009 CA Adaptation Strategy Discussion Draft 8/03/09 Download
Sulfur Hexafluoride (SF6) Emission Reductions from the Electricity Sector and Particle Accelerators Third Technical Stakeholder Working Group Meeting for Sulfur Hexafluoride (SF6) Emission Reductions 7/27/09 Download
Life Cycle Assessment: Climate Change and Solid Waste Management Life Cycle Assessment Of Organic Diversion Alternatives And Economic Analysis For Greenhouse Gas 7/22/09 Download
2008 Climate Change Impacts Assessment Project - Second Biennial Science Report to the California 2008 Climate Change Impacts Assessment Project - Second Biennial Science Report to the California 5/05/09 Download
Biomass Reporting in a Cap and Trade Program Biomass Reporting in a Cap and Trade Program 2/18/09 Download
Greenhouse Gas Reporting in a Cap-and-Trade Program Greenhouse Gas Reporting in a Cap-and-Trade Program 2/18/09 Download
US EPA 2009 Draft U.S. Greenhouse Gas Inventory Report The draft 1990-2007 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory is now available for public comment. 2/01/09 Download
Workshop on AB 32 Implementation of the Scoping Plan Implmentation Timeline Workshop on AB 32 Implementation of the Scoping Plan Implmentation Timeline 1/29/09 Download
US EPA Mandatory GHG Reporting US EPA Mandatory GHG Reporting Rulemaking 12/02/08 Download
Proposed Scoping Plan ARB Proposed Scoping Plan October 2008. 10/29/08 Download
CEC Final Opinion & Recommendations on GHG Regulatory Strategies CEC Final Opinion & Recommendations on GHG Regulatory Strategies 10/01/08 Download
GAO Voluntary Market Issues Report from the GAO on the Carbon Offset Market and the concerns with quality assurance of credits. 9/29/08 Download
CARB Final Manure Management Protocol CARB Final Manure Management Protocol was adopted on September 25, 2008 9/25/08 Download
CARB Local Government Operations Protocol CARB Local Government Operations Protocol was adopted on September 25, 2008 9/25/08 Download
CARB Final Urban Forest Protocols CARB Final Urban Forest Protocol was adopted on September 25, 2008 9/25/08 Download
CARB Final Urban Forest Verification Protocols CARB Final Urban Forest Verification Protocol was adopted on September 25, 2008. 9/25/08 Download
Greenhouse Gas Inventory Data - Draft 2020 Forecast Here is the 2020 GHG emissions forecast used to draft the AB 32 scoping plan. 8/06/08 Download
Draft AB 32 Scoing Plan Appendices Draft AB 32 Scoping Plan Appendicies 7/25/08 Download
Draft AB 32 Scoing Plan Draft AB32 Scoping Plan 6/26/08 Download
Draft regulation for the proposed AB 32 Heavy-Duty Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Measure Draft regulation for the proposed AB 32 Heavy-Duty Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Measure 6/24/08 Download
OPR Technical Advisory on CEQA and Climate Change This technical advisory provides OPR's perspective on the issue and precedes the development of draft implementing regulations for CEQA, in accordance with Senate Bill 97 6/19/08 Download
Draft Local Government Protocols for Greenhouse Gas Assessments Draft Local Government Protocols for Greenhouse Gas Assessments 6/19/08 Download
Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB32 Scoping Plan. White Paper on International 5/28/08 Download
Paper on Options for Allocation of GHG Allowances in the Electricity Sector The document "Joint California Public Utilities Commission and California Energy Commission Staff Paper on Options for Allocation of GHG Allowances in the Electricity Sector," is now available on the Energy Commission's website. The Joint Agency Staff Report includes the Administrative Law Judge ruling, the paper (as an "attachment"), and two appendices. 4/28/08 Download
Draft LUSCAT Submission to CARB Scoping Plan LUSCAT's submission to the ARB Scoping Plan on Local Government, Land Use, and Transportation. 4/08/08 Download
CARB white paper on offsets The specific focus of this white paer is on the issue of "offsets". 4/04/08 Download
Allocation of allowances in cap-and-trade CARB document on allocation of allowances in cap-and-trade. 3/17/08 Download
CPUC Interim Decision GHG Regulatory Framework The CPUC today adopted a report to develop comprehensive regulatory strategies to meet AB 32 greenhouse gas reduction goals. The Interim Opinion on Greenhouse Strategies, prepared jointly by the Energy Commission and CPUC. The Opinion makes recommendations to the California Air Resources Board (ARB) for a regulatory structure that includes a combination of market and program approaches to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the electricity and natural gas sectors. 3/03/08 Download
ETAAC Final Report The Economic & Technology Advancement Advisory Committee completed and adopted its final report of economic and technology advancement recommendations at its meeting on February 11, 2008. The Committee will present the report to the California Air Resources Board at the ARB meeting on February 28, 2008. 2/11/08 Download
IPCC Fourth Assessment Report 2007 IPCC fourth assessment report 2007. This Synthesis Report is based on the assessment carried out by the three Working Groups of the IPCC. It provides an integrated view of climate change as the final part of the IPCC’s Fourth Assessment Report. 11/17/07 Download
IPCC Working Group I Report The Working Group I contribution to the IPCC Fourth Assessment Report describes progress in understanding of the human and natural drivers of climate change, observed climate change, climate processes and attribution, and estimates of projected future climate change. It builds upon past IPCC assessments and incorporates new findings from the past six years of research. 11/17/07 Download
IPCC Working Group II Report Climate Change 2007 – Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability provides the most comprehensive and up-to-date scientific assessment of the impacts of climate change, the vulnerability of natural and human environments, and the potential for response through adaptation. 11/17/07 Download
IPCC Working Group III Report Climate Change 2007 – “Mitigation”, the third volume of the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), provides an in-depth analysis of the costs and benefits of different approaches to mitigating and avoiding climate change. 11/17/07 Download
Our Changing Climate Assessing the Risks to California: A Summary Report from the California Climate Change Center In 2003, the California Energy Commission's Public Interest Energy Research (PIER) program established the California Climate Change Center to conduct climate change research relevant to the state. This Center is a virtual organization with core research activities at Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the University of California, Berkeley, complemented by efforts at other research institutions. Priority research areas defined in PIER's five-year Climate Change Research Plan are: monitoring, analysis, and modeling of climate; analysis of options to reduce greenhouse gas emissions; assessment of physical impacts and of adaptation strategies; and analysis of the economic consequences of both climate change impacts as well as the efforts designed to reduce emissions. 6/01/06 Download
 

Presentations

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November 16, 2010 Staff Workshop on Energy Storage and Automated Demand Response Technologies to Sup WebEx Recording of November 16, 2010 Staff Workshop on Energy Storage and Automated Demand Response 11/16/10 Download
July 14, 2010 DRECP Stakeholder Committee Meeting Presentation The DRECP Stakeholder Committee July 14 2010 Meeting in Victorville Presentation 7/13/10 Download
US EPA PSD & Tailoring Rule Presentation US EPA presentation on PSD & Tailoring Rule provided to CAPCOA CPC on 2-17-10 2/17/10 Download
Oil and Natural Gas Production and Storage measure CARB presentation for public workshop to discuss preliminary survey results for the oil & gas measur 12/03/09 Download
CARB presentation for the Public Workshop on September 2, 2009 on SF6 CARB Presentation for the Public Workshop on September 2, 2009 on Sulfur Hexafluoride (SF6). 9/02/09 Download
Energy Commission Presentations - August 11, 2009 IEPR Workshop on Energy and Local Assistance Presentations - August 11, 2009 IEPR Workshop on Energy and Local Assistance 8/11/09 Download
International Offsets in a California Cap-and-Trade Program International Offsets in a California Cap-and-Trade Program 7/30/09 Download
Linking California's Cap-and-Trade Program to Other Greenhouse Gas Trading Programs Linking California's Cap-and-Trade Program to Other Greenhouse Gas Trading Programs 7/27/09 Download
Point of Regulation for the Sources of Fuel Combustion Included in the Second Compliance Period Point of Regulation for the Sources of Fuel Combustion Included in the Second Compliance Period 6/23/09 Download
CARB Implementing a Quantitative Limit on the Use of Offsets in a Cap-and-Trade Program Implementing a Quantitative Limit on the Use of Offsets in a Cap-and-Trade Program. 3/23/09 Download
Overview of a California Cap-and-Trade Market Overview of a California Cap-and-Trade Market 3/23/09 Download
Recognizing and Crediting Early Action in a Cap-and-Trade Market Recognizing and Crediting Early Action in a Cap-and-Trade Market 3/10/09 Download
SB 375 RTAC Presentation CARB Staff SB 375 RTAC Presentation provided by CARB Staff. 2/03/09 Download
Connecting "the D's" to Vehicle Miles Traveled in the Sacramento Region Presentation to SB Regional Targets Advisory Comittee 2/03/09 Download
Workshop on AB 32 Implementation of the Scoping Plan Cap-and-Trade Workshop on AB 32 Implementation of the Scoping Plan Cap-and-Trade 1/29/09 Download
CARB AB 32 Administrative Fee Regulation Presentation from CARB AB 32 Administrative Fee Regulation workshop on January 27, 2009. 1/27/09 Download
CEC Proposed Final Opinion on GHG CEC Proposed Final Opinion on GHG Strategies in the Energy Sectors. Key findings and recommendations 10/16/08 Download
Presentation for the on the Draft AB 32 Scoping Plan Presentation for the on the Draft AB 32 Scoping Plan 6/26/08 Download
Presentation for the proposed AB 32 Heavy-Duty Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Measure Presentation for the proposed AB 32 Heavy-Duty Vehicle Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Measure 6/24/08 Download
Climate Initiative Dialogue Group 5-28-08 Climate Initiative Dialogue Group monthly conference call to update the public on the activities of the Western Climate Initiative (WCI) 5/28/08 Download
Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan. Subject: Introduction 5/28/08 Download
Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan. Subject: Why price carbon? 5/28/08 Download
Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan. Cap-and-Trade elements. 5/28/08 Download
Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB32 Scoping Plan. Subject:Offsets & Incentives 5/28/08 Download
Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Subject EJAC 5/28/08 Download
Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Subject: ETTAC 5/28/08 Download
Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB32 Scoping Plan. Subject: Federal Experience 5/28/08 Download
Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB 32 Scoping Plan 5-28-08 Informational Board Workshop on Policy Tools for the AB32 Scoping Plan. Subject: International Exp. 5/28/08 Download
Local Gov Operations Protocol 5-27-08 Local Government Operations Protocol Group to discuss development of local government protocols 5/27/08 Download
Policy Scenarios Workshop Overview PM 5-19-08 Presentation from policy scenarios workshop afternoon session. 5/19/08 Download
Policy Scenarios Workshop Overview AM 5-19-08 Presentation from policy scenarios workshop morning session. 5/19/08 Download
Policy Scenarios Workshop Energy 2020 5-19-08 Presentation from policy scenarios workshop subject Energy 2020 model. 5/19/08 Download
Policy Scenarios Workshop EDRAM 5-19-08 Presentation from policy scenarios workshop subject EDRAM model. 5/19/08 Download
Policy Scenarios Workshop BEAR 5-19-08 Presentation from policy scenarios workshop subject BEAR model. 5/19/08 Download
Presentation from CARB workshop on Landfill Technical Review Working Group Meeting 5-9-08 Presentation from CARB workshop on Landfill Technical Review Working Group Meeting 5-9-08 5/09/08 Download
Local Gov. Operations Protocol Meeting 4-22-08 Presentation from CARB workshop on Local Government Operations Protocol Advisory Group Meeting 4-22-08 4/22/08 Download
Reducing GHG from oil and gas production 4-11-08 Presentation from workshop to discuss concepts for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the oil and gas production, transmission, and refinery sector. This is one of two presentations for this workshop. 4/11/08 Download
Reducing GHG from oil and gas production 4-11-08 Presentation from workshop to discuss concepts for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the oil and gas production, transmission, and refinery sector. This is two of two presentations for this workshop. 4/11/08 Download
Program Design Presentation 4-4-08 Presentation for the fourth meeting of the Program Design Technical Stakeholder Work Group. The specific focus of this meeting was on the issue of "offsets". 4/04/08 Download
Economic Analysis Technical Stakeholder 4-4-08 Presentation for the fourth meeting of the Economic Analysis Technical Stakeholder Work Group. The specific focus of this meeting was to examine issues associated with the economic modeling of an “offset” program. 4/04/08 Download
Program Design Technical Presentation 3-17-08 The third meeting of the Program Design Technical Stakeholder Work Group was in Sacramento on March 17. The specific focus of this presentation was on examining the issue of allocation of allowances in a possible cap-and-trade system. 3/17/08 Download
Economic Analysis Presentation 3-17-08 The third meeting in an ongoing series of economic analysis technical stakeholder workshops. The specific focus of the March 17th meeting is to consider, in greater detail, how the core measures will be incorporated into the models. The meeting will also include some discussion of how the different policy scenarios will be modeled. 3/17/08 Download
Program Design Technical Presentation 2-29-08 The specific focus of this presentation is to address the questions of scope and point of regulation for a potential cap-and-trade emissions market. Scope refers to establishing which sectors’ emissions should be included under the emissions cap. Point of regulation determines which entities within each capped sector are required to hold allowances. 2/29/08 Download
Economic Analysis Presentation 2-29-08 The second in an ongoing series of economic analysis technical stakeholder meetings was held in Sacramento. This series of meetings is being conducted to provide interested stakeholders the opportunity to provide specific technical input concerning various elements of the economic analysis component of the AB 32 Scoping Plan. The specific focus of the February 29 presentation will be the input data and assumptions used to populate the models used for the economic analysis. 2/29/08 Download
Workshop on AB 32 Implementation of the Scoping Plan Workshop on AB 32 Implementation of the Scoping Plan. Morning presentation subject of implementation 1/29/08 Download
Scoping Plan 12-14-07 Introduction On December 14, 2007 ARB held a Sector-Based Workshop. Staff provided an overview of the sectors responsible for the largest percentage of greenhouse gas emissions as well as providing an overview of the staff's current thinking about potential emission reduction measures for the Scoping Plan. Presentation of introduction. 12/14/07 Download
Scoping Plan 12-14-07 Energy On December 14, 2007 ARB held a Sector-Based Workshop. Staff provided an overview of the sectors responsible for the largest percentage of greenhouse gas emissions as well as providing an overview of the staff's current thinking about potential emission reduction measures for the Scoping Plan. Presentation for energy sector. 12/14/07 Download
Scoping Plan 12-14-07 Transportation On December 14, 2007 ARB held a Sector-Based Workshop. Staff provided an overview of the sectors responsible for the largest percentage of greenhouse gas emissions as well as providing an overview of the staff's current thinking about potential emission reduction measures for the Scoping Plan. Presentation for transportation. 12/14/07 Download
Scoping Plan 12-14-07 Industry On December 14, 2007 ARB held a Sector-Based Workshop. Staff provided an overview of the sectors responsible for the largest percentage of greenhouse gas emissions as well as providing an overview of the staff's current thinking about potential emission reduction measures for the Scoping Plan. Presentation for industry. 12/14/07 Download
Scoping Plan 12-14-07 Forests On December 14, 2007 ARB held a Sector-Based Workshop. Staff provided an overview of the sectors responsible for the largest percentage of greenhouse gas emissions as well as providing an overview of the staff's current thinking about potential emission reduction measures for the Scoping Plan. Presentation for forests. 12/14/07 Download
Scoping Plan 12-14-07 Agriculture On December 14, 2007 ARB held a Sector-Based Workshop. Staff provided an overview of the sectors responsible for the largest percentage of greenhouse gas emissions as well as providing an overview of the staff's current thinking about potential emission reduction measures for the Scoping Plan. Presentation for agriculture sector. 12/14/07 Download
Scoping Plan 12-14-07 Land Use On December 14, 2007 ARB held a Sector-Based Workshop. Staff provided an overview of the sectors responsible for the largest percentage of greenhouse gas emissions as well as providing an overview of the staff's current thinking about potential emission reduction measures for the Scoping Plan. Presentation for land use sector. 12/14/07 Download
Scoping Plan 12-14-07 Marin County On December 14, 2007 ARB held a Sector-Based Workshop. Staff provided an overview of the sectors responsible for the largest percentage of greenhouse gas emissions as well as providing an overview of the staff's current thinking about potential emission reduction measures for the Scoping Plan. Presentation for Marin County example. 12/14/07 Download
Scoping Plan & Process On November 30, 2007 ARB held a Public Workshop to explain the Scoping Plan Process and Schedule, and to initiate a discussion about the structure of the Scoping Plan such as how commitments should be designed, cost-effectiveness methodologies, and other basic elements of the Plan. 11/30/07 Download