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CARB Approves Zero-Emission Forklift Rule Amid Pushback From Industries

July 3, 2024
California air board officials have approved what is being called a landmark regulation to phase out the operation of forklifts operated by propane, gasoline and natural gas and replace them with zero-emission models, despite strong objections from the propane, construction, agriculture and other industries. “California has an ambitious target of achieving carbon neutrality by 2045, and getting there means tackling all sources of pollution that contribute to poor air quality and climate change,” said California Air Resources Board (CARB) Chair...


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