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Energy efficiency helps sector save money, boosts energy productivity
State is among world’s least carbon-intensive economies; in top ten renewable energy generation, clean tech investment and energy productivity
New study finds ambitious action sooner captures biggest economic boost
Study pinpoints economic impacts of cutting emissions 40% below 1990 levels by 2030, one million additional jobs & six percent higher GSP
SAN FRANCISCO – 3.31.15 – Ten years ago, on April 5, 2005, Next 10 launched the state’s first-of-its-kind online California Budget Challenge (www.budgetchallenge.org), and challenged 10,000 Californians to balance the fiscal books for the largest state in America.
Drawing on its traditional farming expertise and natural resources, San Joaquin Valley is fast becoming known for its renewable energy leadership and cutting-edge innovations at the nexus of water and agriculture—earning the nickname Blue Tech Valley.
As the state faces severe drought conditions, Next 10 issues a new challenge to Californians: Can you create a plan to make sure there’s enough water for us all?
Next 10 CA Budget Challenge lets users decide how the 2014-15 budget is spent, including programs for preschool, higher education, eliminating debt & expanding the rainy day fund

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