ICYMI: Grow CA MFG to lead on Climate Change

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Capitol Update, Feb. 22, 2017 Share this on FacebookTweet thisEmail this to a friend

I penned the following piece this week for the Sacramento Bee (Feb. 21), highlighting policies that speak to the needs of California manufacturing so we can lead on climate change, grow our economy and attract other states to join the fight.

Grow California Manufacturing to lead on Climate Change -- by Dorothy Rothrock 

Climate change is a high priority for Gov. Jerry Brown and many other state leaders, and an effective way to move forward in this fight is to promote energy-efficient economic development, particularly in manufacturing and other energy-intensive sectors.

Manufacturers using California's low-carbon energy are responsible for fewer greenhouse gas emissions than manufacturers in other locations with less stringent regulations. Keeping manufacturing in California rather than letting production leak out of state is key to lowering overall global greenhouse gas emissions ... READ MORE ON SAC BEE

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