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September 29, 2014 18:00:02 -- List Name: workshops
  New Workshop(s) posted to ARB's website
  One or more workshops/meetings have been scheduled and are now located in ARB's Workshop Calendar.

September 29, 2014 14:14:20 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 29, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 29, 2014.

September 28, 2014 16:46:12 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Low Carbon Fuel Standard Workshop Presentation for Indirect Land Use Change
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted the Indirect Land Use Change PowerPoint presentation for the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) workshop on September 29, 2014.

September 26, 2014 14:51:23 -- List Name: arbcombo
  LCFS Workshop Presentation for Refinery Investment Provisions
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted the Refinery Investment Provisions PowerPoint presentation for the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) workshop on September 29, 2014.

September 26, 2014 14:11:59 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 26, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 26, 2014.

September 26, 2014 09:51:51 -- List Name: arbcombo
  November 19, 2014 Joint Auction Additional Information and Forms for California Entities
  Additional information and forms to support California entities participation in an auction have been provided on the ARB Auction webpage.

September 25, 2014 16:01:18 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Approved Revisions to Chapters 4 and 5 of the Carl Moyer Guidelines and the VIP Guidelines
  Mail-Out #MSC 14-14 describes the most recent approved revisions to Chapters 4 and 5 of the Carl Moyer Memorial Air Quality Standards Attainment (Carl Moyer) Program Guidelines and the Voucher Incentive Program Guidelines, herein referred to as the Guidelines.

September 25, 2014 15:58:08 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Incentive Programs Advisory Group Public Meeting on October 9, 2014, 11:00 AM-2:30 PM
  The staff of the Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) invites you to participate in a public meeting of the Incentive Programs Advisory Group at the time and place noted below to discuss the implementation of California s air quality incentive programs.

September 25, 2014 15:48:22 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 25, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 25, 2014.

September 25, 2014 08:50:22 -- List Name: ms-mailings
  Workshop notice for proposed modifications to On-Board Diagnostics II (OBD II) regulation
  Air Resources Board (ARB) staff will hold a public workshop to discuss proposed amendments to the OBD II regulation.

September 25, 2014 07:12:40 -- List Name: obdprog
  Workshop notice for proposed modifications to On-Board Diagnostics II (OBD II) regulation
  Air Resources Board (ARB) staff will hold a public workshop to discuss proposed amendments to the OBD II regulation.

September 24, 2014 16:48:17 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 24, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 24, 2014.

September 24, 2014 16:06:06 -- List Name: arbcombo
  LCFS Fuel Availability Workshop Presentation
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted the PowerPoint presentation for the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) Fuel Availability workshop on September 25, 2014.

September 24, 2014 15:22:17 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Low Carbon Fuel Standard Refinery Investment Regulatory Language for September 29, 2014, Workshop
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted a handout, Handout: Refinery Investment Provisions, containing draft regulatory language to be discussed in the September 29, 2014, LCFS workshop.

September 24, 2014 09:12:28 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Work Group Meetings for AQIP Low Carbon Transportation FY 2014-15 Pilot and Freight Demonstration Projects
  In June 2014, the Air Resources Board (ARB) approved the Fiscal Year (FY) 2014-15 Funding Plan for the Air Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) and Low Carbon Transportation Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Fund (GGRF) Investments (FY 2014-15 Funding Plan), providing up to $9 million in funding for Light-Duty Pilot Projects, up to $25 million for Heavy-Duty Pilot Projects, and up to $50 million for Advanced Technology Freight Demonstration Projects.

September 23, 2014 17:47:53 -- List Name: arbcombo
  2014 Low Carbon Fuel Standard Advisory Panel Meeting
  The 2014 Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) Advisory Panel will meet on Monday, October 6, 2014.

September 23, 2014 15:27:21 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 23, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 23, 2014.

September 23, 2014 11:54:23 -- List Name: arbcombo
  URGENT - Change of Location - ARB Sustainable Freight Strategy Workshop Tonight
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) public workshop on September 23, 2014 has a change of location due to a fire near the original location.

September 23, 2014 11:23:55 -- List Name: arbcombo
  URGENT - Change of Location - ARB Sustainable Freight Strategy Workshop Tonight
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) public workshop on September 23, 2014 has a change of location due to a fire near the original location.

September 22, 2014 16:56:56 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Three Notices for a Public Meeting October 23-24, 2014
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a public meeting at the time and place noted below for the following three non-regulatory items: Minor Updates to 1997 8-Hour Ozone Standard Sips: Coachella Valley and Western Mojave Desert Ozone Nonattainment Areas, Supplemental Documentation for the San Joaquin Valley 24-Hour PM2.

September 22, 2014 16:12:47 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 22, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 22, 2014.

September 22, 2014 08:58:26 -- List Name: omb
  CARB Alameda One Stop Diesel Truck Event 9/26
  The California Air Resources Board (CARB) is offering a free Truck and Bus Regulation Information Session at the College of Alameda on Friday, September 26, 2014.

September 19, 2014 16:22:53 -- List Name: consprod
  2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted materials regarding the Consumer Products Reporting Tool for Formulators (CPRTF) in support of the 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey (2013 Survey).

September 19, 2014 15:55:24 -- List Name: arbcombo
  CARB Alameda One Stop Diesel Truck Event 9/26
  The California Air Resources Board (CARB) is offering a free Truck and Bus Regulation Information Session at the College of Alameda on Friday, September 26, 2014.

September 19, 2014 14:02:43 -- List Name: newsclips
  Newsclips for September 19, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for September 19, 2014.

September 18, 2014 15:04:51 -- List Name: newsrel
  Air Resources Board adopts interim guidelines for investing cap-and-trade proceeds in California's most disadvantaged communities
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

September 18, 2014 13:08:12 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 18, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 18, 2014.

September 18, 2014 11:59:41 -- List Name: newsrel
  California and Quebec announce first joint cap-and-trade auction
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

September 17, 2014 18:00:02 -- List Name: workshops
  New Workshop(s) posted to ARB's website
  One or more workshops/meetings have been scheduled and are now located in ARB's Workshop Calendar.

September 17, 2014 16:18:38 -- List Name: auctionproceeds
  ARB Guidance on the Investment of Cap-and-Trade Auction Proceeds to Benefit Disadvantaged Communities
  REVISED ARB INTERIM GUIDANCE FOR AGENCIES ADMINISTERING AUCTION PROCEEDS.

September 17, 2014 13:54:55 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 17, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 17, 2014.

September 17, 2014 13:48:01 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text for the Off-Highway Recreational Vehicles Regulation
  The California Air Resources Board has posted a Fourth 15-day Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text for the Adoption of the Regulatory Proposal to Determine and Control Evaporative Emissions from Off-Highway Recreational Vehicles.

September 17, 2014 11:27:26 -- List Name: newsrel
  Air Resources Board fines 24 consumer products companies for air quality violations
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

September 17, 2014 10:59:42 -- List Name: ab32publichealth
  October 8 Climate Action Team Public Health Workgroup Meeting
  Agenda: Promoting Active Transportation (AT): The Health and Climate Benefits .

September 17, 2014 10:20:05 -- List Name: omb
  Truck and Bus Advisory About Economic Hardship and Agricultural Extensions
  An advisory about the Truck and Bus Regulation (MSC 14-13) has been made available to describe how fleet owners that qualify can access the economic hardship extension, compliance options for cattle trucks, and other agricultural vehicles.

September 16, 2014 15:42:25 -- List Name: newsclips
  AMENDED -ARB Newsclips for September 15 and 16, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for September 15 and September 16, 2014.

September 16, 2014 14:23:42 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Public Workshop for the Low Carbon Fuel Standard Indirect Land Use Change Analysis and Refinery Investment Provisions
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites you to participate in a Low Carbon Fuel Standard public workshop on Monday, September 29, 2014, to discuss indirect land use change analysis and refinery investment provisions.

September 16, 2014 14:02:37 -- List Name: exams
  Staff Air Pollution Specialist Departmental Promotional Examination
  Cut-Off Date: October 7, 2014.

September 16, 2014 13:50:05 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 15 and September 16, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 15 and September 16, 2014.

September 16, 2014 11:50:26 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Second Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text
  The California Air Resources Board has posted a Second 15-day Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text for the Proposed Amendments to Certification and Test Procedures for Vapor Recovery Systems at Gasoline Dispensing Facilities (GDF) and Cargo Tanks.

September 15, 2014 10:46:18 -- List Name: arbcombo
  HUG Name Change
  Company Name Change for the HUG Mobiclean R Diesel Particulate Filter System On-Road Verification.

September 12, 2014 18:48:01 -- List Name: arbcombo
  September 29, 2014 Allowance Price Containment Reserve Sale
  As of the reserve sale application deadline of September 9, 2014, no covered entities or opt-in entities had indicated an intent to bid at the September 2014 reserve sale.

September 12, 2014 17:21:16 -- List Name: onrdiesel
  Truck and Bus Advisory About Economic Hardship and Agricultural Extensions
  An advisory about the Truck and Bus Regulation (MSC 14-13) has been made available to describe how fleet owners that qualify can access the economic hardship extension, compliance options for cattle trucks, and other agricultural vehicles.

September 12, 2014 16:21:06 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text
  The California Air Resources Board has posted a Second 15-day Notice of Public Availability of Modified Text for the Proposed Amendments to the Regulation to Reduce Emissions of Diesel Particulate Matter, Oxides of Nitrogen, and other Criteria Pollutants from In-Use On-Road Diesel-Fueled Vehicles (Truck and Bus Regulation).

September 12, 2014 13:36:46 -- List Name: newsclips
  Newsclips for September 12, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for September 12, 2014.

September 12, 2014 11:39:01 -- List Name: sb375
  Correction--Public Workshops on SB 375 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Target Update Process
  Please note correct email address to participate in the September 17 public workshop.

September 11, 2014 13:35:56 -- List Name: newsrel
  Major performance parts retailer fined $599,000 for offering illegal aftermarket parts for sale in California
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

September 11, 2014 12:39:52 -- List Name: newsclips
  Newsclips for September 11, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for September 11, 2014.

September 10, 2014 16:17:29 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 10, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 10, 2014.

September 10, 2014 14:14:12 -- List Name: vapor
  Amendment of Executive Order VR-105-D; EMCO Wheaton Retail Phase I EVR System
  ARB Executive Order VR-105 (EMCO Wheaton Retail Phase I Enhanced Vapor Recovery System) has been amended.

September 10, 2014 13:52:05 -- List Name: newsrel
  H&S Performance fined $1 million for offering illegal aftermarket parts for sale in California
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

September 10, 2014 13:34:12 -- List Name: exams
  Automotive Emissions Test Specialist III Departmental Promotional Examination
  Final Filing Date: September 24, 2014.

September 10, 2014 13:33:37 -- List Name: exams
  Automotive Emissions Test Specialist II Departmental Promotional Examination
  Final Filing Date: September 24, 2014.

September 10, 2014 13:31:36 -- List Name: exams
  Automotive Emissions Test Specialist I Open Spot Examination
  Final Filing Date: October 1, 2014.

September 10, 2014 13:22:42 -- List Name: exams
  Automotive Emissions Test Specialist II Departmental Promotional Examination
  Final Filing Date: September 24, 2014.

September 10, 2014 13:17:43 -- List Name: exams
  Automotive Emissions Test Specialist III Departmental Promotional Examination
  Final Filing Date: September 24, 2014.

September 10, 2014 13:16:55 -- List Name: exams
  Automotive Emissions Test Specialist II Departmental Promotional Examination
  Final Filing Date: September 24, 2014.

September 10, 2014 13:15:46 -- List Name: exams
  Automotive Emissions Test Specialist I Open Spot Examination
  Final Filing Date: October 1, 2014.

September 09, 2014 17:49:39 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB staff has posted LCFS Credit Trading Activity Report for August 2014
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) staff has posted a report on ARB's Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) credit trading activity covering information on recent credit transfers volumes, credit prices and price trends through August 2014.

September 09, 2014 14:56:09 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 9, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 9, 2014.

September 08, 2014 17:04:43 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Applications for New Fuel Pathways under the California LCFS Are Posted for Comments.
  California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted three new Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) fuel pathways to the LCFS public comments website.

September 08, 2014 16:24:31 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 8, 2014.
  ARB Newsclips for September 8, 2014.

September 08, 2014 15:38:10 -- List Name: cc
  Presentation Posted for the Clean Power Plan Workshop
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted the PowerPoint presentation for the Clean Power Plan Workshop on Tuesday, September 9, 2014.

September 05, 2014 18:00:02 -- List Name: workshops
  New Workshop(s) posted to ARB's website
  One or more workshops/meetings have been scheduled and are now located in ARB's Workshop Calendar.

September 05, 2014 16:57:07 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Public Meeting to Consider Approval of Interim Guidance for Agencies Receiving Monies from the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund
  The Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) will conduct a public meeting at the time and place noted below to consider approval of interim guidance to agencies administering Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund monies for investment in projects to reduce greenhouse gases.

September 05, 2014 16:48:44 -- List Name: board
  ARB Board Meeting Public Agenda
  The Public Agenda is now available for the September 18, 2014, Board Meeting.

September 05, 2014 16:41:55 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Reminder Sustainable Freight Strategy Public Workshops
  As a reminder the California Air Resources Board (ARB or Board) staff will hold public workshops throughout the month of September to discuss and receive input on stakeholder concepts received as part of the development of the California Sustainable Freight Strategy (Strategy).

September 05, 2014 16:33:49 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Notice of Postponement for the Minor Updates to the 1997 8-Hour Ozone Standard State Implementation Plans
  The Air Resources Board is announcing a Notice of Postponement for the Notice of Public Meeting to Consider Minor Updates to the 1997 8-Hour Ozone Standard SIPs: Coachella Valley and Western Mojave Desert Ozone Nonattainment Areas.

September 05, 2014 14:06:18 -- List Name: zev-program
  2014 ZEV Rulemaking documents available
  The Hearing Notice, Staff Report, and Appendices for "Amendments to the Zero Emission Vehicle Regulation" have been posted.

September 05, 2014 12:14:36 -- List Name: omb
  CARB Diesel Compliance/Retrofit Training: SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2014
  The California Air Resources Board is offering the following diesel vehicle regulations and retrofit courses in September and October.

September 05, 2014 11:29:05 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Research Seminar: The Science Behind Sustainable Communities Strategies
  We are pleased to announce the next Series topic: The Science Behind Sustainable Communities Strategies .

September 05, 2014 11:21:18 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 5, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for September 5, 2014.

September 05, 2014 11:17:26 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Public Workshop for the Low Carbon Fuel Standard Fuel Availability
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff invites you to participate in a Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) public workshop on Thursday, September 25, 2014, to discuss low-carbon-intensity fuel availability.

September 04, 2014 16:18:41 -- List Name: omb
  September 9 Webinar: "Alternative Products: Release Agents for Parts Manufacturing, Concrete Stamping and Asphalt Manufacture"
  Hosted by WSPPN & NPPR as part of the Safer Chemistry Challenge Program Fall Webinar Series.

September 04, 2014 16:17:29 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Research Seminar: The Science Behind Sustainable Communities Strategies
  We are pleased to announce the next Series topic:.

September 04, 2014 15:19:57 -- List Name: arbcombo
  CARB Diesel Compliance/Retrofit Training: SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2014
  The California Air Resources Board is offering the following diesel vehicle regulations and retrofit courses in September and October.

September 04, 2014 12:12:50 -- List Name: newsclips
  Newsclips for September 4, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for September 4, 2014.

September 04, 2014 11:38:23 -- List Name: cc
  ARB Posts Discussion Paper for Clean Power Plan/111(d) Workshop
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) staff has posted the discussion paper for the Clean Power Plan workshop on Tuesday, September 9, 2014.

September 04, 2014 10:25:05 -- List Name: omb
  California Air Resources Board now accepting applications for CoolCalifornia Small Business Awards Program
  ARB to recognize green business efforts, sustainable practices.

September 03, 2014 13:41:15 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 3, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for September 3, 2014.

September 03, 2014 13:15:21 -- List Name: schoolbus
  Lower-Emission School Bus Program Mail-Out #MSC 14-12 The Lower-Emission School Bus Program Clarification of Dismantling Requirements
  The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has posted Mail-Out #MSC 14-12, titled The Lower-Emission School Bus Program Clarification of Dismantling Requirements.

September 03, 2014 11:52:45 -- List Name: ms-mailings
  Light-Duty E-Cert Update
  A minor change was made recently in CSI 5B at Durability Group Fuel Metering .

September 03, 2014 10:22:21 -- List Name: newsrel
  California Air Resources Board now accepting applications for CoolCalifornia Small Business Awards Program
  Please consider the following news release from the California Air Resources Board: http://bit.

September 02, 2014 17:33:39 -- List Name: consprod
  2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey
  The California Air Resources Board s (ARB) 2013 Consumer and Commercial Products Survey (2013 Survey) begins September 2, 2014.

September 02, 2014 15:54:43 -- List Name: board
  Two Regulatory Notices for a Public Hearing on October 23, 2014
  The California Air Resources Board is announcing a public Board hearing for the following two regulatory items: Amendments to the Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Regulation, and Amendments to the Low Emission Vehicle (LEV III) Criteria Pollutant Requirements for Light- and Medium-Duty Vehicles, the Hybrid Electric Vehicle Test Procedures, and the Heavy-Duty Otto-Cycle and Heavy-Duty Diesel Test Procedures.

September 02, 2014 15:42:53 -- List Name: arbcombo
  Two Regulatory Notices for a Public Hearing on October 23, 2014
  The California Air Resources Board is announcing a public Board hearing for the following two regulatory items: Amendments to the Zero Emission Vehicle (ZEV) Regulation, and Amendments to the Low Emission Vehicle (LEV III) Criteria Pollutant Requirements for Light- and Medium-Duty Vehicles, the Hybrid Electric Vehicle Test Procedures, and the Heavy-Duty Otto-Cycle and Heavy-Duty Diesel Test Procedures.

September 02, 2014 14:28:44 -- List Name: newsclips
  ARB Newsclips for September 2, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for September 2, 2014.

September 02, 2014 10:46:47 -- List Name: arbcombo
  ARB Tech Assessment Presentations Available!
  Presentations are now available for the Air Resources Board (ARB) September 2, 3rd, and 9th public workshops to discuss technology and fuels assessments for trucks and buses, transport refrigeration units, rail, fuels, ocean-going vessels, commercial harbor craft, cargo handling equipment, and aviation.

August 29, 2014 13:08:34 -- List Name: newsclips
  Newsclips for August 29, 2014
  ARB Newsclips for August 29, 2014.

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