State climate policy and Kern’s future energy plans at next month’s California economic summit | New

Hundreds of decision makers from across California will descend on the Mechanics Bank Arena next month for the California Economic Summit to discuss Governor Gavin Newsom’s climate change goals and its connection to the future of Kern County. as the state’s energy capital.

Not only government officials, but anyone concerned with public policy will benefit from attending the October 27-28 summit to learn more about California’s future in housing, homeownership, energy, business, broadband networks and more. The event will also allow visitors to learn about county culture and generate business for a local hospitality industry hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ishani Desai can be reached at 661-395-7417. Follow her on Twitter: @_ishanidesai.