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SB 1157: Urban water use objectives

California State Capitol Building Sacramento by Christopher Padalinski
California State Capitol Building Sacramento by Christopher Padalinski

SB 1157 (Hertzberg) On our list in recognition of the water/energy/climate nexus. The bill changes the standards for indoor residential water use beginning 2025 from a maximum of 52.5 gallons per capita daily (gpcd) to 47 gpcd and beginning 2030 to 42 gpcd. STATUS: APPROVED in both houses August 31; on the Governor’s desk.