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Stories with subject: Environmental treaties
  • Correction: Greenhouse Gases-California-Things to Know story 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 8:38 pm

    SACRAMENTO, California - In a story April 29 about Gov. Jerry Brown's new target for reducing carbon emissions, The Associated Press reported erroneously that California has cut its emissions to about 25 percent below 1990 levels. The state is on track to cut its emissions to 1990 levels by 2020 but does not plan to reduce emissions beyond that before 2020.

  • Japan proposes cutting emissions by a quarter by 2030 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 11:43 am

    TOKYO - Japan is proposing to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by up to 26 percent by 2030 amid international efforts to create a new framework for addressing climate change.