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Below you will find a summary for every List Serve broadcast for the prior month plus a link to the full text of each broadcast.

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July 22, 2016 14:51:24 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 22, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

July 22, 2016 08:54:23 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 21, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

July 21, 2016 16:53:27 -- List Name: ej
  PUBLIC WORKSHOP TO DISCUSS UPDATING THE SUPPLEMENTAL ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS POLICY TO BENEFIT DISADVANTAGED COMMUNITIES
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) invites you to participate in a public workshop to discuss updates to ARB's Supplemental Environmental Projects (SEP) Policy to benefit disadvantaged communities.

July 20, 2016 16:39:51 -- List Name: arbcombo
  PUBLIC WORKSHOP TO DISCUSS POTENTIAL CHANGES TO HDVIP AND PSIP AND PLANS FOR A FUTURE HD DIESEL VEHICLE INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE PROGRAM
  The Air Resources Board invites you to participate in a public workshop to learn more about potential regulatory changes to the ARB s Heavy-Duty Vehicle Inspection Program (HDVIP) and the Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSIP).

July 20, 2016 15:44:56 -- List Name: exams
  CEA- Assistant Executive Officer for Environmental Justice (El Monte)
  Final Filing Date: Until Filled.

July 20, 2016 15:29:40 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 20, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 20, 2016.

July 19, 2016 15:37:34 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Hearing- September 22, 2016
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a public hearing at the time and place noted below to consider proposed amendments to California s existing Regulation for the Mandatory Reporting of Greenhouse Gas Emissions (title 17, California Code of Regulations, section 95100 et seq.

July 19, 2016 14:33:37 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 19, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 19, 2016.

July 19, 2016 13:29:12 -- List Name: exams
  Notice of Correction- Air Resources Field Representative II: Open Examination
  Final Filing Date: August 9, 2016.

July 18, 2016 14:02:44 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 18, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

July 18, 2016 11:10:24 -- List Name: newsrel
  California and federal agencies release draft Technical Assessment on GHG, fuel economy standards for cars 2022-2025
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

July 18, 2016 11:02:33 -- List Name: newsrel
  California and federal partners release Draft Technical Assessment Report of greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy standards for mode
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

July 18, 2016 08:51:11 -- List Name: exams
  CEA- Assistant Executive Office for Environmental Justice
  Final Filing Date: Until Filled.

July 15, 2016 12:13:18 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 15, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 15, 2016.

July 15, 2016 09:33:17 -- List Name: dryclean
  July 20, 2016: Free Professional Wet Cleaning Demonstration Workshop
  The Air Resources Board (ARB) and the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District, in collaboration with the California Cleaners Association, are holding a free professional wet cleaning demonstration workshop.

July 15, 2016 09:30:13 -- List Name: itr
  ARB Innovative Technology Regulation Public Work Group Meeting
  California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites interested parties to participate in the Innovative Technology Regulation (ITR) Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicle Hybrid Technology Emission Test Procedures Public Work Group meeting on July 26, 2016.

July 15, 2016 09:15:07 -- List Name: arbcombo
  CARB Truck Compliance Training and Information Events: JULY-AUGUST 2016
  The California Air Resources Board is offering the following truck and equipment regulations classes and information events in July and August.

July 14, 2016 16:34:23 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 14, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 14, 2016.

July 14, 2016 16:04:13 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Releases 2016 Annual Evaluation of Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Deployment and Hydrogen Fuel Station Network Development
  The Air Resources Board has released the 2016 issue of the Annual Evaluation of Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle Deployment and Hydrogen Fuel Station Network Development report, pursuant to the requirements of AB 8 (AB 8; Perea, Chapter 401, Statutes of 2013).

July 14, 2016 13:26:25 -- List Name: exams
  CORRECTION: Air Resources Field Representative II- Open Examination
  Final Filing Date: July 28, 2016.

July 14, 2016 09:47:34 -- List Name: exams
  Air Resources Field Representative II Departmental Promotional Examination
  Final Filing Date: July 28, 2016.

July 13, 2016 16:57:13 -- List Name: newsrel
  VOLKSWAGEN UPDATE: Air Resources Board rejects Volkswagen recall plan for 3.0 liter diesel passenger cars
  Please consider the following update from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

July 13, 2016 13:50:27 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 13, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

July 13, 2016 08:59:09 -- List Name: research
  Submit research ideas by September 6, 2016 for ARBs 2017-2018 Research Plan
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) is soliciting brief research ideas from the general public as part of the process of developing the 2017-2018 Annual Research Plan.

July 12, 2016 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.

July 12, 2016 15:56:12 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 12, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

July 12, 2016 08:22:49 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Wednesday ARB Research Seminar: Truck Activity Monitoring Systems in California
  Presentation is available for downloading!.

July 11, 2016 16:03:29 -- 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.

July 11, 2016 15:57:05 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 11, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 11, 2016.

July 11, 2016 10:21:57 -- List Name: omb
  The next CA Competes Tax Credit application period starts July 25, 2016, with $75 million in tax credits available
  Learn more at one of 30+ Workshops statewide 7/12-8/11.

July 08, 2016 15:34:49 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 8, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 8, 2016.

July 08, 2016 15:14:06 -- List Name: research
  Research Division News
  We are pleased to announce that the next issue of the Research in Review newsletter is now available for download.

July 08, 2016 15:09:36 -- List Name: newsrel
  Environmental Justice Committee launches series of statewide meetings on air pollution and climate concerns
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://www.

July 08, 2016 14:51:32 -- List Name: arbcombo
  LCFS Public Workshop to Discuss Potential Regulation Revisions including Addition of Third-Party Verification
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites you to participate in a Low Carbon Fuel Standard public workshop to discuss potential regulation revisions to improve data quality and reporting methods in the Program, including the addition of third-party verification provisions.

July 08, 2016 14:04:19 -- List Name: board
  ARB Board Meeting Public Agenda
  The Public Agenda is now available for the July 21, 2016, Board Meeting.

July 07, 2016 16:31:50 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 7, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 7, 2016.

July 06, 2016 16:41:56 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 6, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 6, 2016.

July 06, 2016 12:12:25 -- List Name: vapor
  Executive Order 501-B, Balance Phase II EVR System for Protected ASTs with Remote Dispensing
  On June 28, 2016, the Air Resources Board (ARB) staff amended Executive Order (EO) VR 501, Balance Phase II Enhanced Vapor Recovery (EVR) System for Protected Aboveground Storage Tanks (AST) with Remote Dispensing, to add VST s EVR balanced nozzle (Model VST-EVR-NB (G2)), coaxial curb hose (Model VDV-EVR Series), coaxial whip hose (Model VSTA-EVR Series) and breakaway coupling (Model VSTA-EVR-SBK).

July 05, 2016 15:41:46 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 5, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 5, 2016.

July 05, 2016 14:19:37 -- List Name: omb
  July 20, 2016: Free Professional Wet Cleaning Demonstration Workshop
  Are you a dry cleaner who is interested in learning more about wet cleaning technology and how it works as a business model? If yes, this free workshop is for you.

July 05, 2016 13:32:30 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice to Retailers and Distributors of Small Containers of Automotive Refrigerant
  Summer is here, and with the warmer weather, sales of small cans of automotive refrigerant are at their peak.

July 01, 2016 16:11:33 -- List Name: arbcombo
  July 26th Joint State Agency Workshop on the Proposed Regionalization of the Independent System Operator
  Per the requirements of the Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act, Senate Bill 350, the California Public Utilities Commission, California Energy Commission and California Air Resources Board will jointly host a public workshop on July 26, 2016, in Sacramento on topics related to regionalization of the Independent System Operator, including the development of a governance structure and studies on the environmental and economic impacts of a regional grid operator.

July 01, 2016 15:24:18 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for July 1, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for July 1, 2016.

July 01, 2016 15:08:10 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Release of California Cap-and-Trade Regulatory Amendments
  California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) staff has been developing a proposal to amend the California Cap on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Market Based Compliance Mechanisms (Cap-and-Trade Regulation or Program) to extend the Program beyond 2020, broaden the Program through linkages with other jurisdictions, comply with the federal Clean Power Plan, and generally enhance ARB s ability to oversee and implement the Regulation.

July 01, 2016 14:48:49 -- List Name: omb
  July 20, 2016: Free Professional Wet Cleaning Demonstration Workshop
  Are you a dry cleaning who is interested in learning more about wet cleaning technology and how it works as a business model? If yes, this free workshop is for you.

July 01, 2016 12:23:04 -- List Name: dryclean
  July 20, 2016: Free Professional Wet Cleaning Demonstration Workshop
  The Air Resources Board (ARB), in collaboration with San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District and California Cleaners Association, is holding a free professional wet cleaning demonstration workshop.

June 30, 2016 16:54:09 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) Certified Biodiesel (BD)/Renewable Diesel (RD) Pathways Release
  Today staff is releasing a set of carbon intensity (CI) pathways for BD and RD pathways certified under the readopted LCFS regulation using the CA-GREET 2.

June 30, 2016 13:56:33 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for June 30, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for June 30, 2016.

June 29, 2016 15:46:29 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for June 29, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for June 29, 2016.

June 29, 2016 09:07:16 -- List Name: omb
  Portable Diesel Engine Workshop on June 30 at 10AM
  Do you own a portable diesel engine? If so, the workshop presentation materials are now posted online for your review for the June 30th workshop at 10AM.

June 28, 2016 14:34:03 -- List Name: portable
  June 30, 2016 Workshop Presentation Materials are Posted
  Workshop presentation materials are now posted online for your review.

June 28, 2016 14:20:10 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for June 28, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for June 28, 2016.

June 28, 2016 06:41:38 -- List Name: newsrel
  Media Advisory: Attorney General Kamala D. Harris, California Air Resources Board Chair Mary
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

June 28, 2016 06:40:10 -- List Name: newsrel
  Volkswagen to spend over one billion dollars in California to address illegal emissions caused by cheating devices on its 2.0-liter diesel
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

June 27, 2016 16:27:02 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for June 27, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for June 27, 2016.

June 24, 2016 16:30:59 -- List Name: shorepower
  Extension of Deadline for Vessel Fleet and Terminal Plans Submittal
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) is extending the Vessel Fleet and Terminal Plans submittals due date from July 1, 2016 to October 1, 2016.

June 23, 2016 15:54:25 -- List Name: zev-program
  ZEV Tutorial Recording
  A video recording of the May 31, 2016 webinar detailing Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Regulation requirements is now available for viewing.

June 23, 2016 14:26:19 -- List Name: indoor
  Some household products emit unhealthy levels of ozone, California Air Resources Board study finds
  A new California Air Resources Board (CARB) study has found a number of consumer products and home appliances emit enough ozone to pose potential health risks to their users.

June 23, 2016 13:11:28 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for June 22, 2016
  This is a service of the California Air Resources Board s Office of Communications.

June 23, 2016 12:14:14 -- List Name: arbcombo
  The Final 2015 Crude Average Carbon Intensity Calculation has been posted
  The Final 2015 Crude Average Carbon Intensity Calculation has been posted.

June 23, 2016 09:58:56 -- List Name: itr
  California Air Resources Board Innovative Technology Regulation Public Workshop
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) invites interested parties to participate in a public workshop on July 13, 2016, in El Monte, California, to discuss the development of the Draft Proposed Regulation to Provide Certification Flexibility for New Heavy-Duty Engines and Certification and Installation Procedures for Medium- and Heavy-Duty Vehicle Hybrid Conversion Systems (Innovative Technology Regulation, or ITR).

June 23, 2016 09:47:13 -- List Name: newsrel
  Some household products emit unhealthy levels of ozone, study finds
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

June 22, 2016 16:44:59 -- List Name: ms-mailings
  Arbcombo* University of Illinois Report on Zero or Near-Zero Emission Rail in California
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) announces the release of the final report by the University of Illinois (U of I) on the operational and economic considerations to transition to a zero or near-zero emission freight system in California (U of I Report).

June 22, 2016 16:34:38 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Arbcombo* University of Illinois Report on Zero or Near-Zero Emission Rail in California
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) announces the release of the final report by the University of Illinois (U of I) on the operational and economic considerations to transition to a zero or near-zero emission freight system in California (U of I Report).

June 22, 2016 13:31:45 -- 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.

June 22, 2016 12:21:23 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for June 22, 2016.
  ARB Newsclips for June 22, 2016.

June 22, 2016 11:43:52 -- List Name: carpa
  The 2016 Wildfire Smoke, A Guide for Public Health Officials
  The latest version of the Wildfire Smoke, A Guide for Public Health Officials is now available for download on the CARPA webpage.

June 21, 2016 14:51:56 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for June 21, 2016
  ARB Newsclips for June 21, 2016.

June 21, 2016 14:06:07 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Research Seminar: Truck Activity Monitoring Systems in California
  Stephen Ritchie, PhD and Andre Tok, PhD Institute of Transportation Studies University of California, Irvine.

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