Preparations to eliminate the use of natural gas furnaces and heaters in California.
California: The US state of California is preparing to eliminate natural gas furnaces and heaters by 2030. It is the first state in the United States to take such a step to fight pollution.
The proposal by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved by the US state is aimed at dealing with the pollution of nitrogen oxide in the state.
However, the project will cost $ 96.2 billion and in this regard, new homeowners will have to pay for electrical appliances.
The report comes after California’s ban on the sale of new fuel vehicles.
The carb chair said in a statement from Lai Lai Randolph that where the process will clear the air for all California people, it is several low -income and deprived communities, which have high air pollution, emissions of pollution. Will reduce.
He said that California needs more federally taken action to achieve ozone standards to clear the pollution of diesel spread by federally -controlled sources. These sources include locomotives, ships and aircraft.
“We cannot provide the California people without the help of the federal government,” he said.