California

Debra Kahn

Reporter

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Debra covers the West Coast for E&E News from San Francisco. She writes on all aspects of California energy and environmental policy, with a particular focus on climate policies. Her other areas of expertise: water supply, electricity markets and renewable energy technologies. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Maryland.

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ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE

In the room but still on the margins

SAN FRANCISCO — A year ago, environmental justice groups rallied outside a conference here on carbon trading, arguing that the program to cut emissions shortchanges poor people and people of color who tend to live near the industrial facilities.