by Julia Pyper
November 03, 2017

California has set some ambitious environmental goals, including a 40 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions from 1990 levels by 2030, and an 80 percent reduction by 2050. The state also wants to dramatically reduce nitrogen oxides and other health-harming pollutants by 2032.

Southern California Edison, the state’s second-largest investor-owned utility, recently released a plan for how to meet these climate change and air pollution targets. Hint: It has a lot to do with high levels of electrification. I spoke with Pedro Pizarro,...