Californians pay the highest or near highest prices among the contiguous states for electricity, natural gas, and gasoline.
Inflation, taxes, fees, and climate programs all contribute to these rising prices. As Californians grapple with the high cost of energy, it’s imperative that lawmakers examine the impact of the laws they pass.
By fostering a deeper understanding of these complexities and engaging in productive dialogue, we can work towards finding a balance between environmental concerns and the financial well being of California’s residents.
Learn more about the cost of energy in California at Center for Jobs.