The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has issued a new Order Instituting Rulemaking to develop rules aimed at reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions through building decarbonization. California has already initiated a number of green building programs. This new rulemaking will build on that effort by:
Interested parties are invited to comment on the scope of the proceeding and respond to questions raised in the rulemaking order. Opening comments were filed March 11 and reply comments are due March 26.
Our attorneys are following CPUC and other agency proceedings addressing GHG emission reduction, Title 20 and Title 24 standards, energy efficiency, electric vehicle infrastructure and other green policy initiatives, including programs aimed at assisting homeowners affected by wildfires.
Authors: Lynn Haug, Jeff Harris, Chase Maxwell.