The law, known as SB 100, also sets goals of 50 percent clean energy by 2025 and 60 percent by 2030.
California is doing a pretty good job of flying the flag for renewable energy in the U.S., as the state has just announced it will aim to bolster its climate targets.
California is not the first government to promise that homes and businesses would be able to get all their electricity from sources that do not pollute the air and warm the atmosphere.
Georgia declares state of emergency
The storm was about 235 miles east-southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina and was moving at about 17 mph on Thursday. While many people focus on the wind speed of storms, the danger often comes from the water flowing in from the ocean.
"Energy Storage is critical to supporting the increasing penetration of renewables throughout North America and the globe, and our community is ready to deliver", said Janice Lin, Co-founder and Chair of ESNA.
Monday's law goes further, saying the last 40 percent of the 100 percent total can come from "carbon-free" sources, including large dams, nuclear power and even natural gas-fired power plants, if they can capture and store the carbon in the ground, which so far is an unproven technology. "Hydropower offers the most flexibility but is scarce during drought years".
Before the new 100 percent renewable goal, lawmakers approved "higher renewable energy use, tighter greenhouse gas targets, and extension of the cap-and-trade program", he wrote.
"We've reached all these great goals with renewables, but at the same time our families have paid the price with an increase in their electric bills every year", said Devon Mathis, R-Visalia, during the Assembly debate. In addition, the legislation includes mandatory interim targets that will drive continued expansion of the renewable energy industry in the near term, which already employs more than 150,000 Californians.
Boateng called Mourinho to turn down Man United
Alderweireld also also heavily linked with United, but he insisted on Tuesday that he was never close to leaving Tottenham. He has recalled why his move to United failed and what he told Mourinho on the phone when informing him of his decision.
Apple Unveils iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, iPhone Xr
The camera also benefits from the new power of the A12 Bionic processor , improved sensors , and improved image signal processor . The iPhone XR will come in six colours: white, black, yellow, blue, coral and a special Product (Red) edition from the off.
IPhone XR Poised For Long-Term Success Says Analyst
If there was any takeaway in Apple's big iPhone unveiling on Wednesday, it's that buying an Apple handset is really expensive. Sadly, it's now time to hold a candle to the iPhone X as Apple has discontinued its "revolutionary" flagship for this year.