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By ordering new land-use plan, Trump could spark a fight in California deserts

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Fri, 03/16/2018 - 10:51am

It looks like a barren no man's land, but the vast desert outside Indio, Calif., has many suitors.

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Utility customers win $775 million back from San Onofre deal criticized as lopsided against them

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Wed, 01/31/2018 (All day)

Plant owners and consumer attorneys have struck a bargain in the long-running dispute over who pays for the failure of the San Onofre nuclear plant.

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Gas Tax repeal headed for ballot as money about to flow for road repairs

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Sun, 01/21/2018 (All day)

People rolled through Rock Auto in El Cajon in droves this month to sign a petition to overturn Gov. Jerry Brown’s so-called gas tax. Volunteers wielding clipboards in red t-shirts reading “Stop the Gas Tax” harvested names from drivers eager to support the cause.

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How to Tell If Your Reps Are Serious About Climate Change

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Wed, 07/05/2017 (All day)

Perhaps no president in recent times has unified the country, and the globe, as effectively as Donald Trump.

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California invested heavily in solar power. Now there's so much that other states are sometimes paid to take it

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Wed, 06/28/2017 (All day)

On 14 days during March, Arizona utilities got a gift from California: free solar power.