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August 28, 2014 15:28:11 -- List Name: vapor
  Letter of Intent: Amending Executive Orders VR-401 and VR-402 to Include the Integral Spill Containers on Protected ASTs
  On August 26, 2014, the Air Resoucrs Board (ARB) issued a Letter of Intent to modify the existing aboveground storage tank (AST) Phase I Enhanced Vapor Recovery (EVR) Executive Orders (EO) VR-401 (OPW) and VR-402 (Morrison Brothers).

August 28, 2014 15:20:05 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 28, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 28, 2014.

August 28, 2014 15:04:17 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Modifications to the Verification Executive Oder for the GTE PurityTM Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) System for Stationary Applications
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) has approved an update to the GTE PurityTM DPF System stationary verification engine family list to include newer engines.

August 28, 2014 11:40:55 -- List Name: newsrel
  Los Angeles County Department of Public Works fined $256,000 for violating air pollution laws
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

August 28, 2014 10:58:09 -- List Name: tru
  Reminder- ARB s TRU Advisory 13-18 explains the use of replacement engines to comply with in-use performance standards
  If you are wondering how many years of compliance a replacement engine gives you, the California Air Resources Board (ARB) reminds Transport Refrigeration Unit (TRU) owners that Advisory 13-18 explains the TRU Regulation s requirements related to repowering with new or rebuilt replacement engines to comply with the regulation s in-use performance standards.

August 28, 2014 10:39:28 -- List Name: bus-act
  Advanced Clean Transit Website Update
  The Public Transit Agencies website has been reorganized under the name Advanced Clean Transit to combine all information on transit fleet regulations.

August 27, 2014 15:22:22 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 27, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for August 27, 2014.

August 27, 2014 14:39:00 -- List Name: newsrel
  Beverage distributor fined $116,400 for air quality violations
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

August 27, 2014 13:49:42 -- List Name: tru
  Last chance to order compliance technology for your 2007 transport refrigeration units
  There are just a few days left before the purchase order deadline (August 31st) for ordering new transport refrigeration units (TRU) and engines if you want to qualify for an extension in the event that there is a manufacturer or installer delay to meet the December 31, 2014, deadline for model year 2007 TRU engines/units.

August 27, 2014 10:16:41 -- List Name: omb
  Attn Small Business Owners - Get Your Business Ready for Any Kind of Disaster at Free National Preparedness Month Webinar Series
  WASHINGTON Each year small businesses nationwide are forced to close their doors in the aftermath of severe storms, flooding, tornadoes, wildfires and hurricanes.

August 26, 2014 14:43:39 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 26, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 26, 2014.

August 26, 2014 13:44:49 -- List Name: sb375
  Public Workshops on Preliminary Draft Staff Report on SB 375 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Target Update Process.
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) staff invite you to participate in a public workshop to discuss and provide input on the Preliminary Draft Staff Report on the SB 375 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Target Update Process.

August 26, 2014 13:38:17 -- List Name: sb375
  Preliminary Draft Staff Report on Senate Bill 375 (SB 375) Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Target Update Process now available.
  The Preliminary Draft Staff Report on SB 375 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Target Update Process presents several factors for consideration in updating the SB 375 targets and target setting methodology, and is intended to solicit input from stakeholders and Metropolitan Planning Organizations prior to the October 2014 Board meeting on this topic.

August 25, 2014 19:31:55 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Compliance Instrument Tracking System Service (CITSS) - Version 4.0 User Reference Materials
  A Compliance Instrument Tracking System Service (CITSS) Version 4 User Reference document is now available to introduce users to the new features in CITSS 4 as a supplement to the current CITSS User Guides (Volumes I, II, and III).

August 25, 2014 16:57:58 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 25, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 25, 2014.

August 22, 2014 16:24:27 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Oil & Natural Gas Workshop Presentation
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted the PowerPoint presentation for the oil and natural gas workshop on Monday, August 25, 2014.

August 22, 2014 14:09:37 -- List Name: newsclips
  Newsclips for August 22, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for August 22, 2014.

August 21, 2014 12:15:46 -- List Name: newsrel
  Air Resources Board releases results for eighth cap-and-trade carbon allowance auction
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

August 21, 2014 11:09:54 -- List Name: arbcombo
  LCFS Workshop Presentation
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted the PowerPoint presentation for the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) workshop on August 22, 2014.

August 20, 2014 14:30:41 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 20, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 20, 2014.

August 20, 2014 10:50:20 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Breath California & ARB Present: Designing Healthy Communities: Creating a Sustainable and Livable Sacramento Region
  We are pleased to announce a special presentation:.

August 19, 2014 18:00:03 -- List Name: workshops
  New Workshop(s) posted to ARB's website
  One or more workshops/meetings have been scheduled and are now located in ARB's Workshop Calendar.

August 19, 2014 14:20:02 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 19, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 19, 2014.

August 18, 2014 18:00:02 -- List Name: workshops
  New Workshop(s) posted to ARB's website
  One or more workshops/meetings have been scheduled and are now located in ARB's Workshop Calendar.

August 18, 2014 15:19:11 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Two Notices for a Public Meeting September 18, 2014
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a public meeting at the time and place noted below for the following two non-regulatory items: Approval of the Town of Mammoth Lakes PM10 Maintenance Plan and Redesignation Request, and Minor Updates to the Coachella Valley and Western Mojave Desert Federal Ozone Nonattainment Areas State Implementation Plan (SIP) for the 1997 8-hour Ozone Standard (2014 Update).

August 18, 2014 13:59:20 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 18, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 18, 2014.

August 15, 2014 18:00:03 -- List Name: workshops
  New Workshop(s) posted to ARB's website
  One or more workshops/meetings have been scheduled and are now located in ARB's Workshop Calendar.

August 15, 2014 16:55:26 -- List Name: zev-program
  2014 ZEV Calculator Available
  A spreadsheet developed for determining vehicles expected from staff's proposed 2014 ZEV regulation changes is now available.

August 15, 2014 16:36:25 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 15, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 15, 2014.

August 15, 2014 16:35:35 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 14, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 14, 2014.

August 15, 2014 15:30:25 -- List Name: cc
  September 9 Public Workshop on U.S. EPA s Clean Power Plan
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites you to participate in a public workshop to discuss the United States Environmental Protection Agency's (U.

August 15, 2014 14:24:13 -- List Name: arbcombo
  SAVE THE DATE Public Workshops on Mobile Source Technology and Fuels Assessments
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites you to participate in a series of public workshops to discuss technology and fuels assessments for trucks and buses, transport refrigeration units, rail, fuels, ocean-going vessels, commercial harbor craft, cargo handling equipment, and aviation.

August 15, 2014 10:24:47 -- List Name: arbcombo
  September 2014 Sustainable Freight Strategy Public Workshop
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) invites you to participate in a public workshop to discuss and provide input on the development of the California Sustainable Freight Strategy (Strategy).

August 13, 2014 18:23:21 -- List Name: arbcombo
  SCHEDULE CHANGE for Public Workshops on the Investment of Cap-and-Trade Auction Proceeds to Benefit Disadvantaged Communities
  AUGUST 20 OAKLAND WORKSHOP HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO SEPTEMBER 3.

August 13, 2014 18:16:29 -- List Name: arbcombo
  SCHEDULE CHANGE on Public Workshops on the Investment of Cap-and-Trade Auction Proceeds to Benefit Disadvantaged Communities
  AUGUST 20 OAKLAND WORKSHOP HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO SEPTEMBER 3.

August 13, 2014 15:06:43 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 13, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for August 13, 2014.

August 12, 2014 16:04:42 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB staff has posted LCFS Credit Trading Activity Report for July 2014
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) staff has posted a report on ARB's Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) credit trading activity covering information on recent credit transfers volumes, credit prices and price trends through July 2014.

August 12, 2014 14:16:15 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 12, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 12, 2014.

August 12, 2014 09:45:17 -- List Name: carpa
  California Wildfire Smoke Response Coordination
  The California Wildfire Smoke Response Coordination document has now been posted to the CARPA webpage.

August 11, 2014 18:00:03 -- List Name: workshops
  New Workshop(s) posted to ARB's website
  One or more workshops/meetings have been scheduled and are now located in ARB's Workshop Calendar.

August 11, 2014 15:12:52 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 11, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for August 11, 2014.

August 11, 2014 14:51:06 -- List Name: omb
  Dry Cleaning Workshop
  Air Resources Board is sponsoring a free workshop "Money Saving Tips for Dry Cleaners" that will be held on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 6:30 PM-7:30 PM in Los Angeles.

August 11, 2014 13:54:02 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Public Workshop for the Low Carbon Fuel Standard GREET Model
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites you to participate in a Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) public workshop to discuss the proposed updates to the GREET2.

August 11, 2014 13:19:40 -- List Name: dryclean
  Dry Cleaning Workshop
  Air Resources Board is sponsoring a free workshop Money Saving Tips for Dry Cleaners that will be held on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 6:30 PM-7:30 PM in Los Angeles.

August 11, 2014 09:48:43 -- List Name: tru
  Act soon! Order compliance technology for your 2007 transport refrigeration units, by August 31st
  Avoid penalties due to manufacturer delay: order new replacement engines, transport refrigeration units (TRU), and TRU generator sets by August 31, 2014, to meet December 31, 2014, deadline for model year 2007 engines/units.

August 08, 2014 16:02:00 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Compliance Instrument Tracking System Service (CITSS) Version 4.0 Release and Training Webinars
  An update to the Compliance Instrument Tracking System Service (CITSS) is anticipated to be released on Thursday, August 28, 2014.

August 08, 2014 14:10:33 -- List Name: vapor
  Certification of Low Permeation Conventional Hose Executive Order NVR-1
  Executive Order NVR-1 relating to the certification of low permeation conventional hoses for use at gasoline dispensing facilities with no Phase II vapor recovery systems has been uploaded.

August 08, 2014 12:43:07 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 8, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 8, 2014.

August 07, 2014 16:58:34 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text
  The California Air Resources Board has posted a Third 15-day Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text for the Adoption of the Regulatory Proposal to Determine and Control Evaporative Emissions from Off-Highway Recreational Vehicles.

August 07, 2014 16:10:59 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Electric Power Entities - Revisions to Specified Source Emission Factors
  ARB will post information regarding revisions to 2013 specified source emission factors for Electric Power Entities (EPEs) on Friday, August 8 at 2:00 pm.

August 07, 2014 15:14:25 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 7, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 7, 2014.

August 06, 2014 16:49:24 -- List Name: omb
  Public Workshops on the Investment of Cap-and-Trade Auction Proceeds to Benefit Disadvantaged Communities
  Attention Small Business owners and operators:.

August 06, 2014 15:01:56 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 6, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 6, 2014.

August 06, 2014 13:42:19 -- List Name: icp
  Independent Contractor Approval Program List Update
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) has issued two new Executive Orders (EO) approving Independent Contractors for additional test methods.

August 05, 2014 17:47:57 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Public Workshops on the Investment of Cap-and-Trade Auction Proceeds to Benefit Disadvantaged Communities
  The California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA) and Air Resources Board (ARB) invite you to participate in public workshops to discuss investment of Cap-and-Trade auction proceeds.

August 05, 2014 15:13:50 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 5, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 5, 2014.

August 05, 2014 14:00:40 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Air Pollution in Developing Mega-Cities - Something Old, Something New - Lessons from Los Angeles
  Presentation is available for downloading! Air Pollution in Developing Mega-Cities - Something Old, Something New Lessons from Los Angeles .

August 04, 2014 14:41:41 -- List Name: maritime
  Advisory for Operators of Ocean-Going Vessels Visiting California Ports
  The California Air Resources Board staff has issued an advisory (Marine Notice 2014-1).

August 04, 2014 14:06:02 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Public Workshop to Discuss Regulatory Activities for Oil & Natural Gas Production Operations, including Well Stimulation
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites you to participate in a public workshop regarding ARB s proposed regulatory activities for oil and natural gas production, processing, and storage operations, including well stimulation on Monday, August 25, 2014.

August 04, 2014 08:41:09 -- List Name: vapor
  Franklin Fueling Systems Technical Bulletin for Healy Model 807 Swivel Breakaway
  Franklin Fueling Systems (FFS) released on July 31, 2014, Technical Bulletin TB0714-02, regarding the Healy Model 807 Swivel Breakaway.

August 01, 2014 15:30:31 -- List Name: harp
  The HARP Emission Inventory Module V2_0_3 is now available
  The updated version of the new HARP Emission Inventory Module is available for download.

August 01, 2014 14:51:18 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Cap-and-Trade Program allowance allocation-related forms now available
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has made available new and updated forms for allocation distribution for publicly owned utilities, electrical cooperatives, and natural gas suppliers; applications for legacy contract transition assistance; notifications of intent to receive allocation as a public service facility; and applications for a limited exemption from the production of qualified thermal output.

August 01, 2014 12:54:03 -- List Name: exams
  Assistant Chief Counsel Promotional Examination
  Final Filing Date: August 15, 2014.

August 01, 2014 12:50:57 -- List Name: exams
  Air Resources Technician I and II Open Examinations
  Final Filing Date: August 15, 2014.

August 01, 2014 12:18:37 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for August 1, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for August 1, 2014.

August 01, 2014 09:24:07 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 31, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for July 31, 2014.

July 31, 2014 17:04:30 -- List Name: omb
  Last Day to Register to Take Advantage of Good Faith Flexibility
  Were you subject to the January 1, 2014 compliance deadline for your truck?.

July 31, 2014 15:18:04 -- List Name: newsrel
  California Agencies Roll Out Red Carpet for Hydrogen Electric Vehicles
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

July 30, 2014 16:29:03 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 30, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for July 30, 2014.

July 30, 2014 16:24:04 -- List Name: omb
  Three Regulatory Notices for a Public Hearing on September 18, 2014
  The California Air Resources Board is announcing a public Board hearing for the following three regulatory items: Amendments to the Regulation for the Mandatory Reporting of Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Amendments to the California Cap on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Market-Based Compliance Mechanisms, and Amendments to the Cost of Implementation Fee Regulation.

July 30, 2014 14:29:16 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Public Workshop to Discuss Regulatory Activities for Oil & Natural Gas Production Operations, including Well Stimulation
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites you to participate in a public workshop regarding ARB s proposed regulatory activities for oil and natural gas production, processing, and storage operations, including well stimulation on Monday, August 25, 2014.

July 30, 2014 13:41:12 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Cooking and Range Hoods - New ARB Webpage
  The Air Resources Board s Indoor Exposure Assessment Program has released a NEW webpage on Cooking and Range Hoods .

July 30, 2014 08:52:41 -- List Name: ab32publichealth
  CAT-PHWG Member Survey
  CAT-PHWG MEMBER SURVEY We d like to get your feedback regarding last week s July 22nd CAT-Public Health Work Group meeting- Wildfire and Health in a Changing Climate.

July 29, 2014 17:46:00 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Solicitation of Alternatives for Analysis in the Alternative Diesel Fuel Standardized Regulatory Impact Assessment
  ARB is inviting public input on alternatives to the regulatory proposal for the Alternative Diesel Fuel (ADF) regulation.

July 29, 2014 16:10:08 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Three Regulatory Notices for a Public Hearing on September 18, 2014
  The California Air Resources Board is announcing a public Board hearing for the following three regulatory items: Amendments to the Regulation for the Mandatory Reporting of Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Amendments to the California Cap on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Market-Based Compliance Mechanisms, and Amendments to the Cost of Implementation Fee Regulation.

July 29, 2014 15:25:31 -- List Name: arbcombo
  CVRP Grant Solicitation for FY 2014-15 with Option for a new Grant Agreement for FY 2015-16
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) is pleased to announce its grant solicitation for an administrator to implement the approximately $117 million Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP) and Increased Incentives for Public Fleets in Disadvantaged Communities Pilot Project (Public Fleet Pilot Project) for Fiscal Year 2014-15 and option for a new Grant Agreement for Fiscal Year 2015-16.

July 29, 2014 14:52:13 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 29, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for July 29, 2014.

July 29, 2014 14:33:28 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Energy Efficiency & Co-Benefits Assessment for Large Industrial Sources Sector Public Reports will be available at noon July 30, 2014
  The Air Resources Board s (ARB) Energy Efficiency Assessment Public Reports Oil & Gas/Minerals and Hydrogen will be available at noon on July 30, 2014, on the following website: http://www.

July 29, 2014 14:05:49 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Enforcement action taken against air cleaner manufacturer
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has taken its first enforcement action under the indoor air cleaner regulation and has issued a $120,000 fine to a manufacturer.

July 28, 2014 15:26:50 -- List Name: exams
  CEA B-Chief, Industrial Strategies Division
  Final Filing Date: August 8, 2014 or until filled.

July 28, 2014 15:19:07 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 28, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for July 28, 2014.

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