Release 04-01      

January 12, 2004


Jerry Martin
Gennet Paauwe
(916) 322-2990
Media Advisory

Summit on the State Implementation Plan - Defining the Path to Clean Air

-- Join the Air Resources Board (ARB) for a two-day planning session on California’s air quality plan:

Tuesday, January 13 to Wednesday, January 14
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

California Environmental Protection Agency
Central Valley Auditorium

1001 I Street
Sacramento, California

The summit, meant to be a dialogue between the ARB and stakeholders, will cover emission source categories such as fuels, motor vehicles, consumer products and diesel engines. In addition, the ARB will share some preliminary ideas on future control measures that may help California meet its clean air goals. Equal time will be provided for participants to address the executive team.

Participants are invited to attend in person or to observe via webcast. For more information about the summit, click here. The webcast will be available at on both days of the event.

The Air Resources Board is a department of the California Environmental Protection Agency. ARB's mission is to promote and protect public health, welfare, and ecological resources through effective reduction of air pollutants while recognizing and considering effects on the economy. The ARB oversees all air pollution control efforts in California to attain and maintain health based air quality standards.

The energy challenge facing California is real. Every Californian needs to take immediate action to reduce energy consumption. For a list of simple ways you can reduce demand and cut your energy cost, see our website at

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