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April 29, 2015 7:07 AM

Jerry Brown issues a more ambitious greenhouse gas reduction target

The new goal – 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030 – is in line with one adopted by European Union last year. Brown calls measure a “very high bar.” California would have the most aggressive goal in North America.

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