California Strives for 100 Percent Clean Energy

N/A | October 9, 2018

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California governor Jerry Brown recently signed a bill (SB 100) into law, which strives to achieve 100 percent clean electricity. By 2045, California aims to power its population with only zero-carbon emission sources, as well as create a more resilient and decentralized power system. According to the California Energy Commission’s (CEC) Tracking Progress Renewable Energy report, California’s ambitious Renewables Portfolio Standard (RPS) required the state’s retail electric energy to be 33 percent delivered from renewable sources by 2020 and 50 percent by 2030. The state has been well on its way to meeting these targets, as evident by a CEC estimate that, in 2017, 32 percent of retail electricity sales were derived from renewable energy resources. The recently passed SB 100 modifies the RPS objective to 50 percent renewable energy by 2026 and 60 percent by 2030.

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