Statements, Letters and Press Releases


SB 32 Passes Appropriations Committee; Major Issues Remain Unresolved 

CARE Statement on AP Report

CARE Statement in Response to Senate Vote on California Climate Legislative Package 

CARE Coalition Responds to Governor’s Announcement on New 40% GHG Reduction Target

Californians for Affordable and Reliable Energy’s Statement in Response to Governor’s Inaugural Address

Californians for Affordable and Reliable Energy’s Statement on Governor’s Speech at United Nations Climate Summit

SB 350 Position Letters:

Sempra Energy Utility Letter of Support for SB 350

California Manufacturers & Technology Association Neutral Letter for SB 350

California Business Roundtable Neutral Letter for SB 350

California Chamber of Commerce No Position Letter for SB 350

Press Releases:

CARE Press Release, March 17, 2015: New Report Finds Higher Energy Costs in San Diego Region Threaten Businesses, Households and Economic Competitiveness

CARE Press Release, February 10, 2015: New Senate Proposals for Post 2020 Climate Change Policy Impact California’s Businesses and Consumers

CARE Press Release, December 16, 2014:  Report Outlines Key Conditions for Successful Post-2020 Climate and Energy Policy that Protects California Consumers and Businesses

Commerce Industrial Council Press Release, September 9, 2014: Forum Discusses Energy Costs and Reliability Impacts

CARE Press Release, September 8, 2014: Energy Costs Add to Cumulative Burden on California Businesses

CARE Press Release, August 20, 2014: Forum Highlights Need for Coordination of Water and Energy Policies

VICA Press Release, July 15, 2014: VICA Releases Report By Economist Dr. Michael Shires That Examines The Impact of Energy Policy on Job Growth in Los Angeles

Inland Empire Economic Partnership Press Release, May 6, 2014: Report Finds Sensible Regulations and Job Creation in the Energy Industry Will be a Key Driver in Strengthening Economic and Public Health for the Inland Empire

Coalition Press Release, October 17, 2013: Californians for Affordable and Reliable Energy’s Statement on Environmental Defense Fund Policy Paper

Coalition Press Release, August 19, 2013:  New Report Identifies Key Drivers Behind California’s Rising Cost of Energy; Coalition Launches to Promote Affordable and Reliable Energy Supply