CARB Adopts Ozone SIP With Novel Measures But Presses EPA For More

September 23, 2022
The California air board is advancing a plan to meet a federal ozone standard by 2037 that features innovative new rules on a variety of pollution sources, including a ban on the sale of new gas-fired space and water heaters beginning in 2030, and several first-time rules targeting federally regulated mobile sources such as locomotives, ships and aircraft. But board officials are also renewing calls for EPA to do much more to reduce pollution from transportation sources it regulates. “We...

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