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California's goal: an electricity grid moving only clean energy

Published: 
Fri, 09/01/2017 - 3:40pm

California lawmakers are considering a future without the use of fossil fuels to generate electricity, a step that would boost the renewable energy industry and expand the scope of the state’s battle against global warming.

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A trade flap is roiling the solar industry — and Trump may have the final word

Published: 
Tue, 07/04/2017 (All day)

A battle is coming to a head that may have major implications for the solar energy industry.

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Top California legislator vows court fight if EPA revokes Clean Air waiver

Published: 
Wed, 03/15/2017 (All day)

California’s top two legislative leaders, Senate Pro Tem Kevin de León and Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, were both in the desert last week, visiting with area Democrats as well as business and education leaders.

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Solar Power’s Promise Infuses a New Film

Published: 
Fri, 04/08/2016 (All day)
Category: 
Energy

Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya set out to show that climate change isn’t all gloom and doom. The result, Catching the Sun, ably makes that case but may still leave you inspired and infuriated in equal parts.

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States Announce a New Coalition to ‘Fight for Climate Change Progress’

Published: 
Fri, 04/01/2016 (All day)
Category: 
Energy

Over a dozen of the nation’s top law enforcement officials have come together to curb greenhouse gas pollution, advance clean energy, and pursue joint investigations into whether the fossil fuel industry and its allies committed crimes by lying to investors and the public about climate change.