California Budget Promises Climate Solutions ‘Revolution,’ Global Model

January 19, 2022
California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s (D) administration says its fiscal year 2022-23 budget plan with $22.5 billion over five years for a variety of climate change programs will spark a “climate solutions revolution,” allow the state to become the lithium “battery capital of the world,” and create an equitable “global model” others can follow. “This budget embeds equity and economic opportunity across all of our . . . investments, because we know that our climate agenda can and must deliver economic...

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