California Chooses Zero-Carbon Electricity

5 Key Takeaways From Calif.’s Carbon-Free Power Bill
– Law360

Manatt’s Beth Fox, a partner in the firm’s energy practice, was interviewed by Law360 for an article on California’s plan for zero-carbon electricity.

The publication noted that California’s State Assembly and State Senate both passed a plan to go zero-carbon energy by 2045. A number of factors could influence this ambitious plan, including energy storage, regionalization and the changes in the job market.

“It would be an incentive for load-serving entities to seek power from out-of-state,” said Fox.