SB 1230: Clean Car Equity for CA
Together, we can cut GHG emissions, reduce toxic air pollution, and support green jobs by accelerating a just transition to clean cars for Californians!
SB 1230 for Clean Car Equity!
We've partnered with the Dolores Huerta Foundation and State Senator Monique Limón to introduce SB 1230 and equitably accelerate California's clean car revolution. Replacing dirty, gas-powered vehicles with clean cars will not only reduce our GHG emissions; it will save lives. Take action by signing the petition in support of SB 1230 today!
SB 1230 targets the single largest source of our state's carbon emissions.
A transition to clean cars would prevent the premature deaths of 15,000 Californians, according to the American Lung Association
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A transition to clean cars would prevent 500,000 asthma attacks in California, according to the American Lung Association.
"The lowest-income households in the [California] live where PM2.5 pollution is 10 percent higher than the state average, while those with the highest incomes live where PM2.5 pollution is 13 percent below the state average."
Union of Concerned Scientists, "Inequitable Exposure to Air Pollution from Vehicles in California," 2019.
A transition to clean cars would yield $169 billion in public health benefits, according to the American Lung Association.