Board Member Report: Week of February 14, 2022
Public Workshop on Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Standards Technology Review: On February 15 via conference call, CARB staff will hold a public workshop to discuss the soon-to-be released Technology Review for the Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment Standards Regulation. The Technology Review includes survey results on access to public charging stations as well as available payment options. Staff will share their findings and present recommendations at the workshop.
Public Workshop on 2022 Scoping Plan Update: On February 15 via remote access, CARB staff will host a public workshop in collaboration with the California Department of Public Health and the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment to discuss CARB’s qualitative and quantitative health analysis and the benefits associated with the reduction of greenhouse gases. This workshop is part of a series of workshops CARB is hosting in support of the 2022 Scoping Plan Update and is meant to assess progress towards achieving the 2030 target in Senate Bill (SB) 32 (Pavely, 2006) and lay out a path to achieve carbon neutrality no later than 2045 (SB 100, De León, 2018).
Public Work Group Meeting to Discuss Clean Mobility Investment Projects: On February 17 via remote access, CARB staff will hold the first public work group meeting to discuss CARB’s clean mobility investment projects, the Fiscal Year 2022-23 clean mobility long-term strategy, the development of the three-year funding projections, and metrics to measure program outcomes and community benefits. Other topics of discussion will include outreach, workforce training, and community transportation needs assessments.