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Trump's directive on offshore drilling will face solid resistance in California

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Mon, 05/01/2017 (All day)

President Trump painted a golden future of “great wealth” and “great jobs” powered by oil pumped from the ocean floor as he signed an executive order on Friday to consider new offshore drilling around the country.

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Thousands March In Washington, D.C. Heat To Demand Trump Act On Climate Change

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Mon, 05/01/2017 (All day)

WASHINGTON — As more than 100,000 protesters took to the National Mall Saturday to demand the Trump administration quit cozying up to fossil fuel companies and take action against climate change, D.C. experienced sweltering heat that tied a record for April 29.

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Public energy programs save customers money — at least in the beginning

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Mon, 05/01/2017 (All day)

Southern California Edison customers looking to cure their power-bill pain might find some relief in Los Angeles County’s new government-run energy program — but the track records of similar public energy efforts show that the initial cost advantage doesn’t last.

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Bee deaths soar in this year’s pollination season, but why is proving to be a whodunit Read more here: http://www.fresnobee.com

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Mon, 03/20/2017 (All day)

As a beekeeper, Rafael Reynaga is used to losing a few bees during almond pollination. But he was unprepared for the death of tens of thousands of his bees in what Fresno County agriculture officials are calling a perfect storm of events.

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After intense public anger, Republicans waver over slashing Obama-era action on methane gas

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Mon, 03/20/2017 (All day)

As Republican lawmakers consider how closely to align with the climate skepticism and fossil fuel fervor radiating from the White House, a nascent clean air initiative that energy firms want scrapped is fast testing their comfort zone.