"The city previously passed a resolution that it would be carbon neutral by 2030, but it is unclear what its plan is to achieve that, said Kathleen Treseder, a University of California, Irvine professor who was appointed to the city Green Ribbon Environmental Committee.

'It is a moonshot. We really have to push for it hard right now,' she said. 'It’s possible.'"

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