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Officials from GO-Biz and Quebec Unveil All Electric School Bus in Palo Alto

Canadian School Bus Manufacturer, Lion Bus, announces plans to locate new factory in California. 

GO-Biz Director Signs Agreement with Netherlands Minister to Boost Dutch Investment in California Zero Emission Vehicle Infrastructure

At a ceremony in San Francisco, GO-Biz Director Panorea Avdis and the Netherlands Minister for Economic Affairs Henk Kamp signed an agreement that allows for increased investment from the Netherlands into California for zero emission vehicle infrastructure.

GO-Biz Receives Partner of the Year Award from Imperial Valley EDC

The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) was recognized by the Imperial Valley Economic Development Corporation (IVEDC) as the “Partner of the Year.” 

GO-Biz Committee Approves $60.9 Million in Tax Credits for 74 Companies Adding Over 6,500 Jobs in California

The Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development (GO-Biz) announced today that the California Competes Tax Credit (CCTC) committee approved $60.9 million in tax credits for 74 companies expanding and creating jobs in California. 

California Delegation Strengthens Partnership with China Ministry of Commerce

GO-Biz and the California Energy Commission convened the Joint Working Group in Beijing to discuss ways to strengthen economic opportunities for California clean tech companies and encourage Chinese foreign direct investment.

State Officials from GO-Biz and California Energy Commission to Lead Delegation of Clean Tech Businesses to China on Trade Mission

GO-Biz Director Panorea Avdis and California Energy Commission Chair Robert B. Weisenmiller are leading the delegation which includes representatives from GO-Biz, the California Energy Commission, the California Environmental Protection Agency and more. 

GO-Biz Director Panorea Avdis Joins NextEV for Official Opening of North American Headquarters

GO-Biz Director Panorea Avdis Joins NextEV for Official Opening of North American Headquarters
Autonomous Vehicle Permit Issued and Road Testing Can Begin

GO-Biz and Community Colleges Announce $844,000 Federal Grant for Trade and Export Initiative

State Receives Federal Funding to Help California Small Businesses Boost Exports Globally

DRÄXLMAIER to Set-Up Manufacturing Plant in California

The DRÄXLMAIER Group will invest a total of $24 million to set up its first-ever manufacturing plant on the West Coast to further its expansion in California’s growing electric vehicle industry.

State Releases Final Plan to Transform Freight System

Sacramento, California - In response to an Executive Order issued last year by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.,  state agency leaders today released the California Sustainable Freight Action Plan, a comprehensive document that serves as a blueprint for transforming the state’s multi-billion dollar freight transport system into one that is environmentally cleaner, more efficient, and more economically competitive than it is today.

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