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May 03, 2016 14:46:25 -- List Name: arbcombo
  State issues draft plan for freight system of the future
  New technologies to deliver cleaner air, increased efficiency, competitiveness .

May 03, 2016 12:39:40 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for May 3, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for May 3, 2016.

May 03, 2016 11:20:17 -- List Name: newsrel
  State issues draft plan for freight system of the future
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

May 03, 2016 09:42:51 -- List Name: exams
  Air Resources Technician I and II Open Examination
  Final Filing Date: May 26, 2016.

May 02, 2016 16:01:28 -- List Name: ej
  New Online System Launched to Help Californians Report Environmental Problems
  New Online System Launched to Help Californians Report Environmental Problems.

May 02, 2016 13:30:05 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for May 2, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

May 02, 2016 12:29:40 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for May 2, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for May 2, 2016.

May 02, 2016 09:36:04 -- List Name: omb
  May 12 Community Event in Stockton - Clean Transportation Funding Opportunities
  Attention San Joaquin Valley/Stockton residents.

April 29, 2016 16:12:24 -- List Name: arbcombo
  May 10, 2016: Public Meeting for the Environmental Justice Advisory Committee
  The AB 32 Environmental Justice Advisory Committee (EJAC) will be meeting on May 10, 2016 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (PDT) in Sierra Hearing Room, 2nd floor of the CalEPA Headquarters Building, located at 1001 I Street in Sacramento, California.

April 29, 2016 15:07:02 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Meeting May 19, 2016
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a public meeting at the time and place noted below to consider approval of the 2016 revision to the Owens Valley PM10 Planning Area Demonstration of Attainment State Implementation Plan (2016 Plan) developed and adopted by the Great Basin Unified Air Pollution Control District (District).

April 29, 2016 12:51:28 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 29, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 29, 2016.

April 29, 2016 09:58:53 -- List Name: omb
  USDA Offers New Loans for Portable Farm Storage and Handling Equipment
  U.

April 28, 2016 14:57:39 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 28, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 28, 2016.

April 28, 2016 13:57:55 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Draft Proposed Regulation and Staff Presentation for the Renewables Portfolio Standard Enforcement Regulation
  Staff has posted a draft of the proposed regulation and staff presentation to be discussed at the May 5, 2016 public workshop.

April 28, 2016 09:12:27 -- List Name: omb
  Two Public Workshops to Discuss CARB Proposed Changes to Small Off-Road Engine Regulations
  Attention: Users or small off-road engines (SORE).

April 27, 2016 14:13:11 -- List Name: arbcombo
  PUBLIC WORKSHOP TO DISCUSS PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE SMALL OFF-ROAD ENGINE REGULATIONS
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) invites you to participate in a public workshop to learn about proposed amendments to the ARB small off-road engine (SORE) regulations to be presented to the Board in November 2016.

April 27, 2016 14:12:24 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 27, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 27, 2016.

April 27, 2016 10:01:47 -- List Name: omb
  Draft Truck and Bus Sector Description Released
  ARB s long-term objective is to transform the mobile source fleet into one utilizing zero and near-zero emission technologies to meet air quality and climate change goals.

April 26, 2016 15:48:35 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Release of Modeling Results related to the California Plan for Compliance with U.S. EPA Clean Power Plan
  California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff is developing proposals for 2016 amendments to the California Cap on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Market Based Compliance Mechanisms (Cap-and-Trade Program) that will seek to improve Program efficiency and chart post-2020 implementation of the Program.

April 26, 2016 15:18:44 -- List Name: omb
  USDA Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Grants Available
  Attention Small Business Owners and Working Lands Enterprises: USDA Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Grants Available DEADLINE: May 2nd .

April 26, 2016 12:54:41 -- List Name: fuel-containers
  Portable Fuel Container 15-Day Change Draft Documents
  In advance of the upcoming May 17, 2016, Portable Fuel Container Public Workshop, Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) staff has posted strikethrough and underline draft documents of the proposed 15-day changes to the Portable Fuel Container Regulation Order, Certification Procedure CP-501, and Test Procedures TP-501 and TP-502.

April 26, 2016 12:24:57 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 26, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

April 26, 2016 09:52:45 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Evening Bakersfield Short-Lived Climate Pollutant Workshop Added to the Public Meeting Schedule
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct an evening public workshop on May 3, 2016, to discuss ARB's Proposed Short-Lived Climate Pollutant Reduction Strategy (Proposed Strategy).

April 26, 2016 07:53:32 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Draft Freight Locomotives Technology Assessment Released for Public Comment
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) announces the release of the draft document Technology Assessment: Freight Locomotives .

April 25, 2016 16:09:57 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Draft Truck and Bus Sector Description Released
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB/Board) announces the release of the draft document Supporting Information for Technology Assessments: Truck and Bus Sector Description .

April 25, 2016 16:07:18 -- List Name: ms-mailings
  Draft Truck and Bus Sector Description Released
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB/Board) announces the release of the draft document Supporting Information for Technology Assessments: Truck and Bus Sector Description .

April 25, 2016 15:12:56 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 25, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 25, 2016.

April 25, 2016 14:50:36 -- List Name: ab2588
  CAPCOA releases draft update of the Facility Prioritization Guidance document for public comment
  The California Air Pollution Control Officers Association (CAPCOA) has released a Draft update to their Facility Prioritization Guidance document for public review and comment.

April 25, 2016 12:10:04 -- List Name: omb
  Small Business Week May 2-6, 2016 Events in the Sacramento region
  Small Business owner/operators in the Sacramento Region Small Business Week Events offer information on finance, compliance, taxes and other important issues.

April 22, 2016 17:37:47 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Update on Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) Pathway Certification
  Staff has completed review of all ethanol pathway applications submitted on or before January 31, 2016 through the Alternative Fuels Portal (AFP).

April 22, 2016 14:21:32 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 22, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 22, 2016.

April 22, 2016 07:18:05 -- List Name: harp
  CAPCOA releases draft update of the Facility Prioritization Guidance document for public comment
  The California Air Pollution Control Officers Association (CAPCOA) has released a Draft update to their Facility Prioritization Guidance document for public review and comment.

April 21, 2016 16:08:33 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 21, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 21, 2016.

April 21, 2016 15:20:07 -- List Name: rma
  CAPCOA releases draft update of the Facility Prioritization Guidance document for public comment
  The California Air Pollution Control Officers Association (CAPCOA) has released a draft update to their Facility Prioritization Guidance document for public review and comment.

April 21, 2016 13:04:16 -- List Name: ej
  Environmental Justice
  SB 1387 adds three new environmental justice representatives to the SCAQMD board .

April 21, 2016 11:59:18 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Webinar - Washington State Clean Air Rule to Cap and Reduce Carbon Pollution in Washington
  California Air Resources Board staff is providing this notice to interested parties regarding the proposed Washington State Clean Air Rule.

April 21, 2016 10:53:00 -- List Name: consprod
  Reminder: June 29, 2016, Webinar for the 2015 Data Reporting for the Consumer Products Program
  The California Air Resources Board s (ARB) 2015 data reporting for the Consumer Products Program begins July 1, 2016, and ends on November 1, 2016.

April 20, 2016 16:31:49 -- List Name: newsrel
  MEDIA ADVISORY: Mary's Valley Rally Video Package Now Available
  A package of videos from "Mary's Valley Rally" of hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles are now available at: :30 Version https://vimeo.

April 20, 2016 14:36:55 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 20, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 20, 2016.

April 20, 2016 11:28:28 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Public Workshop to Discuss Proposed Renewables Portfolio Standard Enforcement Regulation
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a second public workshop to discuss ARB s draft proposed regulation to create appropriate compliance penalties to support enforcement of the Renewables Portfolio Standard Program for California s local publicly owned electric utilities.

April 20, 2016 10:21:10 -- List Name: chrome
  Approval of Three non-PFOS based Chrome Plating Chemical Fume Suppressants
  On April 7, 2016, the California Air Resources Board (ARB) approved three non-perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS) based chemical fume suppressants for use in specific chrome plate operations (two products for decorative operations and chromic acid anodizing, and one product for hard chrome plating).

April 19, 2016 15:24:17 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Tomorrow--ARB Research Seminar: New Car Buyers' Valuation of Zero-Emission Vehicles
  Presentation available for downloading the morning of the seminar.

April 19, 2016 14:30:23 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Additional Bakersfield Short-Lived Climate Pollutant Workshop Added to the Public Meeting Schedule
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a second public workshop to discuss ARB's Proposed Short-Lived Climate Pollutant Reduction Strategy (Proposed Strategy).

April 19, 2016 14:29:03 -- List Name: newsrel
  ARB Chair Mary Nichols, California officials to lead Valley Rally from LA to Sacramento with cars powered by hydrogen
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

April 19, 2016 07:45:53 -- List Name: fuel-containers
  Portable Fuel Container Workshop Notice
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) invites you to participate in a public workshop to learn about proposed 15-Day Changes to the portable fuel container (PFC) amendments that were presented to the Board in February 2016.

April 18, 2016 17:21:31 -- List Name: vapor
  ARB Letter: Alternate Potting Compound for Franklin Fueling Systems Vapor Flow Meter (VR-202 and VR-204)
  ARB has issued a letter allowing for an alternate potting compound for Franklin Fueling Systems INCON In-Station Diagnostic System (ISD) vapor flow meter.

April 18, 2016 16:02:21 -- List Name: ab32publichealth
  Tomorrow: April 19 Climate Action Team Public Health Workgroup Meeting
  Climate Action Team Public Health Workgroup Meeting.

April 18, 2016 14:37:20 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 18, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 18, 2016.

April 18, 2016 09:02:17 -- List Name: arbcombo
  CHIT Web Map in Support of CEC GFO-15-605 Available
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has made available an updated map resource for potential applicants to the California Energy Commission s recently released Grant Funding Opportunity 15-605 (GFO).

April 15, 2016 13:46:24 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Announcement of Symposium on Methane Emissions from Natural Gas Systems
  The California Air Resources Board, California Energy Commission, and California Public Utilities Commission invite you to a Joint Agency Symposium:.

April 15, 2016 12:01:30 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Updated Schedule for Cap-and-Trade and Mandatory GHG Reporting Regulation Amendment Process
  California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) staff is developing proposals for 2016 amendments to the California Cap on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Market Based Compliance Mechanisms (Cap-and-Trade Program) that will seek to improve Program efficiency and chart post-2020 implementation of the Program, as well as supporting changes to the Regulation for the Mandatory Reporting of Greenhouse Gas Emissions (MRR).

April 15, 2016 11:58:53 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 15, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 15, 2016.

April 15, 2016 10:15:39 -- List Name: arbcombo
  April 27, 2016, Fresno, CA: Public Workshop on the Agriculture Sector to Inform Development of the 2030 Target Scoping Plan Update
  California Department of Food and Agriculture, California Natural Resources Agency and California Air Resources Board are jointly hosting a public workshop on the agriculture sector on April 27, 2016.

April 15, 2016 08:56:56 -- List Name: dryclean
  April 24, 2016: Free Professional Wet Cleaning Demonstration Workshop
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) and the South Coast Air Quality Management District, in collaboration with the California Cleaners Association, are holding a free professional wet cleaning demonstration workshop.

April 14, 2016 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.

April 14, 2016 16:38:56 -- List Name: arbcombo
  April 27, 2016: Public Workshop on the Agriculture Sector to Inform Development of the 2030 Target Scoping Plan Update
  California Department of Food and Agriculture, California Natural Resources Agency and California Air Resources Board are jointly hosting a public workshop on the agriculture sector on April 27, 2016.

April 14, 2016 12:42:26 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 14, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 14, 2016.

April 14, 2016 11:36:05 -- List Name: arbcombo
  EPE Reporting Year 2015 Workbooks and Updated Guidance Posted -- Electric Power Entity Reporting Deadline is June 1, 2016
  Updated Guidance and the Excel reporting workbooks for Electric Power Entities (EPE) have been posted.

April 14, 2016 11:14:31 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Carbon Capture and Sequestration Technical Discussion Series
  California Air Resources Board (ARB) Staff invites you to participate in a series of technical discussions on the development of our Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) program.

April 13, 2016 12:36:18 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 13, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 13, 2016.

April 12, 2016 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.

April 12, 2016 15:56:36 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB staff has posted LCFS Credit Trading Activity Report for March 2016
  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 March 2016.

April 12, 2016 14:27:05 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Posts TRU Workshop #1 Materials
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has posted the agenda and slide presentation that will be used for the public workshop that is scheduled to discuss concepts for an Air Pollution Control Measure Stationary Operating Time Limits for Transport Refrigeration Units (TRU).

April 12, 2016 13:36:59 -- List Name: capandtrade
  Summary of Cap-and-Trade Program Vintage 2016 Allocation Available on April 13, 2016, at 12:00 pm
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) will make available on Wednesday, April 13, 2016, at noon (12:00 PM) Pacific Time, aggregated data on Cap-and-Trade Program vintage 2016 allowance allocation.

April 12, 2016 12:21:37 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 12, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 12, 2016.

April 12, 2016 11:02:10 -- List Name: ab32publichealth
  April 19 Climate Action Team Public Health Workgroup Meeting
  Topic: Climate Change and Extreme Heat Date: Tuesday, April 19, 2016 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm PDT Location: Sierra Hearing Room, CalEPA Sacramento.

April 11, 2016 17:02:19 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Workshop and Public Meeting
  The Air Resources Board released the Proposed Short-Lived Climate Pollutant Reduction Strategy (Proposed Strategy) and the Draft Environmental Analysis (EA) for public review on April 11, 2016.

April 11, 2016 16:48:42 -- List Name: newsrel
  Air Resources Board releases proposed strategy to reduce impact of powerful climate pollutants
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

April 11, 2016 16:34:17 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 11, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 11, 2016.

April 11, 2016 15:01:17 -- List Name: vw-diesel-info
  Volkswagen Public Records Act Documents
  New VW PRA documents are now posted.

April 11, 2016 11:20:33 -- List Name: board
  ARB Board Meeting Public Agenda
  The Public Agenda is now available for the April 22, 2016, Board Meeting.

April 11, 2016 10:00:58 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice for April 28, 2016 Cap-and-Trade Workshop on Linkage and Sector-Based Offsets
  Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) staff invites you to participate in a public workshop on April 28, 2016 to discuss potential amendments to the Cap-and-Trade Regulation related to linkage with the Cap-and-Trade Program in Ontario, Canada, and to continue discussing the potential for including international, sector-based offset credits in the California Cap-and-Trade Program.

April 08, 2016 15:02:19 -- List Name: arbcombo
  2016 Webinar for 2015 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data Reporting for Electric Power Entities
  On April 19, 2016, at 1:30 p.

April 08, 2016 14:55:46 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 8, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

April 08, 2016 10:47:54 -- List Name: omb
  TRUCKERS: CARB Diesel Compliance Training/C mo Cumplir con los Reglamentos de CARB -- APRIL 2016
  The California Air Resources Board is offering the following diesel vehicle and equipment regulations classes in April.

April 07, 2016 16:17:18 -- List Name: vapor
  Amended Versions of Certification Procedures Posted to Vapor Recovery Webpage
  Amended versions of D0-200 Definitions, Certification Procedure (CP) 201, and CP-206 and newly adopted CP-207 have been posted to the Certification and Test Procedure webpage.

April 07, 2016 16:14:35 -- List Name: vapor
  Executive Order VR-402-D; Morrison Brothers Phase I EVR System for Aboveground Storage Tank (AST)
  The Morrison Brothers Phase I Enhanced Vapor Recovery (EVR) System for Aboveground Storage Tanks (AST) has been amended to include modifications to currently certified components and the addition of a 2 overfill prevention valve.

April 07, 2016 15:50:49 -- List Name: vapor
  Amended Versions of Certification Procedures Posted to Vapor Recovery Webpage
  Amended versions of D0-200 Definitions, Certification Procedure (CP) 201, and CP-206 and newly adopted CP-207 have been posted to the Certification and Test Procedure webpage.

April 07, 2016 15:47:16 -- List Name: arbcombo
  CARB Diesel Compliance Training/C mo Cumplir con los Reglamentos de CARB -- APRIL 2016
  The California Air Resources Board is offering the following diesel vehicle and equipment regulations classes in April.

April 07, 2016 14:17:09 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 7, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 7, 2016.

April 07, 2016 13:46:33 -- List Name: maritime
  Notice to Vessel Operators Subject to the California Ocean-Going Vessel Fuel Regulation.
  The California Air Resources Board staff has issued an advisory (Marine Notice 2016-1) to vessel operators visiting California ports.

April 06, 2016 14:47:06 -- List Name: waste
  Draft Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Factor Reports Now Available for Public Comment
  ARB staff, in collaboration with CalRecycle, have updated the lifecycle based compost emission reduction factor and developed a new greenhouse gas emission reduction factor for recycling carpet.

April 06, 2016 14:46:19 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Research Seminar: New Car Buyers' Valuation of Zero-Emission Vehicles
  New Car Buyers' Valuation of Zero-Emission Vehicles.

April 06, 2016 14:39:22 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 6, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

April 06, 2016 09:20:53 -- List Name: gas-trans
  ARB and CPUC workshop on Emission Reductions Targets, Compliance, and Enforcement
  On Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 2016, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm, the California Air Resources Board (ARB) and California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) staff will host a workshop on Emission Reductions Targets, Compliance, and Enforcement in compliance with SB 1371 (Statutes 2014, Chapter 525) at the California Air Resources Board, 1001 I Street, Room 550, Sacramento, CA 95814.

April 05, 2016 16:59:12 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 5, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 5, 2016.

April 04, 2016 15:12:34 -- List Name: gas-trans
  ARB and CPUC workshop on Emission Reductions Targets, Compliance, and Enforcement
  On Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 2016, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm, the California Air Resources Board (ARB) and California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) Staff will host a workshop on Emission Reductions Targets, Compliance, and Enforcement in compliance with SB 1371 (Statutes 2014, Chapter 525) at the California Air Resources Board, 1001 I Street, Room 550, Sacramento, CA 95814.

April 04, 2016 14:18:56 -- List Name: omb
  CLEANERS: April 24, 2016 - Free Professional Wet Cleaning Demonstration Workshop
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) and the South Coast Air Quality Management District, in collaboration with the California Cleaners Association, are holding a free professional wet cleaning demonstration workshop.

April 04, 2016 14:13:48 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for April 4, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for April 4, 2016.

April 04, 2016 12:00:33 -- List Name: arbcombo
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) will make available two reports related to compliance instruments on April 5, 2016.
  As a reminder, ARB provides an updated quarterly Compliance Instrument Report that summarizes the number of compliance instruments held by California and Qu bec entities in the linked California and Qu bec Cap-and-Trade Programs.

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