Pending California Legislation Mandates Dramatic Increase in Renewable Energy Resources

On November 17, 2008, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger issued Executive Order S-14-08, directing State agencies to take all appropriate action to implement the goal of requiring all retail sellers of electricity in California to procure at least 33 percent of electricity sold to retail customers from renewable sources by 2020. Two separate bills, Senate Bill 14 and Assembly Bill 64, currently pending before the California legislature seek to mandate achievement of the target set forth in Executive Order S-14-08.

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