5.7.3 State and Local Fossil Phaseout Legislation Generally

Los Angeles’ 2035 100% Clean Energy Target

Targets a transition to 100% clean energy by 2035, which would see the city replace its natural gas electricity generation with wind, solar and battery storage, while also improving energy efficiency and transmission.

Maine’s LD1682

Adds reducing greenhouse gas emissions to the Public Utilities Commission’s (PUC) statutory obligations, and requires utilities to reduce the energy burden on justice communities.

Oregon’s HB 2021 (2021)

Phases out the use of fossil fuel energy in retail electricity service, and requires reporting on the impact of clean energy requirements and opportunities for justice communities.