Fossil fuel pollution is dirty and dangerous, threatening our health, the climate and our future.
The Latest on Fossil fuel pollution
Statement: California enacting 100% zero-emission cars sales requirement by 2035
State, federal laws make it easier than ever to transition to electric school buses
California just became the first state to eliminate gas subsidies for new homes
California Legislature ends 2021-22 session by passing key bills to address climate change
CALPIRG testifies in support of emission-reduction bill
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Methane Gas Leaks
Gas stoves: A hidden health risk in plain sight
Carbon Pricing 101
Environmental, consumer groups announce groundbreaking greenwashing lawsuit against DC gas company
Ten ways methane gas companies are misleading the public
Methane gas is a fossil fuel that pollutes our air and poses risks to public health. But you wouldn’t know it from the way the gas industry portrays it.
Statement: Climate deal would reinstate much needed ‘polluter pays’ tax on oil industry
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia have reached a deal on a reconciliation bill that, among major climate and energy efficiency provisions, includes an oil excise tax to fund Superfund toxic waste site cleanups nationwide. If passed, this bill would reinstate one of several “polluter pays” taxes that was allowed to lapse 26 years ago.
Biden promises action on climate change during event at former coal plant
President Joe Biden took his campaign to slow down climate change and speed up our transition to clean energy to the site of the former Brayton Point coal-fired power plant on Wednesday.