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Five Western Governors Announce Regional GHG Reduction Agreement

Gold Country & Northern Sierra Nevada [YubaNet.com] The Governors of Arizona, California, New Mexico, Oregon and Washington announced the formation of the Western Regional Climate Action Initiative to implement a joint strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. … Individually, the five states have shown national and international leadership as they tackle global warming; each state has adopted or committed to adopting state reduction goals, clean tailpipe standards, mandatory emissions reporting and renewable portfolio standards to accelerate the transition to non-fossil fuel based energy sources.