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6 charts from new report show how much California’s climate has already changed

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Fri, 05/11/2018 - 11:10am

Warmer days — and nights. Rising sea levels. Less water available in summer.

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California regulators approve mandate for solar panels on new houses

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Fri, 05/11/2018 - 11:04am

California regulators on Wednesday mandated that all newly built single family houses have solar panels, part of the state's aggressive push to combat climate change.

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Offshore wind farms are planned for California — but the Navy says no to large sections of the coast

Published: 
Fri, 05/11/2018 - 10:58am

Fans of renewable energy anticipate a bonanza blowing off the coast of California.

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California heads toward requiring solar panels on all new houses

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Tue, 05/08/2018 - 3:41pm

California is set to require solar panels on all newly built single-family houses, the first statewide mandate in the nation. That's expected to save buyers money in the long run, but will raise their upfront costs at a time many are already struggling to afford a mortgage.

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Southern California air quality officials will craft rules governing warehouse, rail yard pollution

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Tue, 05/08/2018 - 3:29pm

Southern California air quality officials voted Friday to craft rules governing warehouses, distribution centers and rail yards in a controversial bid to combat transportation emissions in the nation's smoggiest region.