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What can UN climate reps learn from California's climate plan?




Installing solar panels, and boosting renewable energy, is part of California's plan to hit ambitious cuts in carbon emissions in the coming years.
Installing solar panels, and boosting renewable energy, is part of California's plan to hit ambitious cuts in carbon emissions in the coming years.
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When it comes to climate change, California has set out some of the most ambitious targets in the country for boosting renewable energy and cutting carbon emissions.

To compare the state's record on climate to some of the big issues at the UN climate conference currently taking place in Paris, we're joined by Sean Hecht, co-executive director at UCLA's Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment.