"The study reinforces our view that a low carbon fuel standard will play a major role in reducing California's
greenhouse gas emissions 25 percent by 2020," said ARB Chairman Mary Nichols. "The report's authors at
UC's Berkeley and Davis have provided us with critical support as we move ahead on this early action measure."
The Air Resources Board is a department of the California Environmental Protection Agency. ARB's mission is to promote and protect public health, welfare, and ecological resources through effective reduction of air pollutants while recognizing and considering effects on the economy. The ARB oversees all air pollution control efforts in California to attain and maintain health based air quality standards.