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PollutionOnline
Siemens, Blue Lake Rancheria, And Humboldt State University Partner To Install Low-Carbon Microgrid On Native American ReservationBLUE LAKE, CALIF.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Blue Lake Rancheria, a Native American re
Siemens, Blue Lake Rancheria, And Humboldt State University Partner To Install Low-Carbon Microgrid On Native American Reservation
PollutionOnline / Posted 12 hours ago
BLUE LAKE, CALIF.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Blue Lake Rancheria, a Native American reservation in Northern California, and Humboldt State University’s Schatz Energy Research Center have partnered with Siemens to build a low-carbon community microgrid to... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Power plant decision makers come to OxnardANTHONY PLASCENCIA/THE STAR Dawn Gleiter, of NRG Energy, leads a bus tour throu
Power plant decision makers come to Oxnard
Ventura County Star / Posted 2 days ago
ANTHONY PLASCENCIA/THE STAR Dawn Gleiter, of NRG Energy, leads a bus tour through the company’s Mandalay Beach property on Thursday, where the company hopes to build its Puente Power Project facility. ANTHONY PLASCENCIA/THE STAR This unused property... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Council shows support for climate billWATSONVILLE � The Watsonville City Council declared its support Tuesday of Sena
Pajaronian Council shows support for climate bill
Register Pajaronian / Posted 4 days ago
WATSONVILLE � The Watsonville City Council declared its support Tuesday of Senate Bill 350, a piece of legislation that would require the state to cut its petroleum use in half by 2030. The bill, which passed the Senate in June, would establish the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Oil prices are plunging, so why isn't gas cheaper?When the price of crude oil dips to $38 per barrel, as it did Monday, drivers h
Oil prices are plunging, so why isn't gas cheaper?
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
When the price of crude oil dips to $38 per barrel, as it did Monday, drivers have traditionally been rewarded with lower prices at the pump. Yet the average per-gallon cost of gas in Orange County on Monday was $3.64, according to the Auto Club of... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
McNerney Hosts California Drought ForumRecognizing that we need to look at different approaches and partnerships to re
McNerney Hosts California Drought Forum
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Recognizing that we need to look at different approaches and partnerships to respond to California’s historic drought, including advancing crucial technological, scientific, and energy solutions, Congressman Jerry McNerney will host a California... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Prop. 39’s criticism isn’t validKevin de León, the president pro tem of the state Senate, and billionaire Tom S
Prop. 39’s criticism isn’t valid
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
Kevin de León, the president pro tem of the state Senate, and billionaire Tom Steyer have an odd-bedfellows political alliance. Currently, they are pushing de León’s bill that would greatly expand California’s program of reducing carbon emissions,... Read more
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Orange County Register
New lower-flow shower-head mandate all wet, but we won't beSometimes, life in California might seem to imitate a “Seinfeld” episode. Remem
New lower-flow shower-head mandate all wet, but we won't be
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
Sometimes, life in California might seem to imitate a “Seinfeld” episode. Remember “The Shower Head,” in which Kramer and Newman peddle black-market shower heads to replace their apartment complex’s new low-flow models? What’s happening today is no... Read more
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Orange County Register
Clean Energy Jobs Act proving to be full of hot air"When we launched Proposition 39,” said Tom Steyer, the hedge fund billionaire
Clean Energy Jobs Act proving to be full of hot air
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
"When we launched Proposition 39,” said Tom Steyer, the hedge fund billionaire who bankrolled the 2012 ballot measure, “we pledged to California that it would improve public schools, create good, clean-energy jobs and contribute to our state’s global... Read more
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Business Wire
Trane Exhibits First Air-Cooled Chiller with Climate-Friendly Refrigerant DR-55 at IIR International Conference of RefrigerationYOKOHAMA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Trane, a leading global provider of indoor co
Trane Exhibits First Air-Cooled Chiller with Climate-Friendly Refrigerant DR-55 at IIR International Conference of Refrigeration
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
YOKOHAMA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Trane, a leading global provider of indoor comfort and process solutions and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, presented the first-ever air-cooled demonstration chiller with next generation, low-global warming... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Exxon seeks to use old, less-clean equipment at crippled Torrance refineryExxon Mobil Corp. has asked air quality officials to allow it to increase refin
Exxon seeks to use old, less-clean equipment at crippled Torrance refinery
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
Exxon Mobil Corp. has asked air quality officials to allow it to increase refining operations at its Torrance facility — a move that comes as Los Angeles-area gasoline prices jumped nearly 6 cents because of refinery woes. Exxon Mobil's plan... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
State Cracking Down On ShowerheadsSacramento, CA — In an effort to increase water conservation, California is cha
State Cracking Down On Showerheads
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 18 days ago
Sacramento, CA — In an effort to increase water conservation, California is changing the rules about what types of showerheads can be sold in the state. The Associated Press reports the California Energy Commission voted today to phase in new... Read more
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Business Wire
In California, PMI Urges Strong Incentives to Replace Older Plumbing Products with Water-Efficient OnesROLLING MEADOWS, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Plumbing Manufacturers International (P
In California, PMI Urges Strong Incentives to Replace Older Plumbing Products with Water-Efficient Ones
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Plumbing Manufacturers International (PMI) continues to work with the state of California to mitigate the impact of the drought. PMI’s members are working diligently to develop showerheads and bathroom faucets... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
California OKs Strict Showerhead StandardsCalifornia officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential wa
California OKs Strict Showerhead Standards
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 18 days ago
California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and replace old toilets. The... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Energy vs. environmentAn Aug. 27 California Energy Commission hearing in Oxnard is shaping up to be a
Energy vs. environment
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
An Aug. 27 California Energy Commission hearing in Oxnard is shaping up to be a showdown between Oxnard activists and the energy producer that wants to build a power plant on Mandalay Beach. “It’s not a personal thing, I just think they need to be... Read more
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The Signal
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesd
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
The Signal / Posted 18 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
California Calling For Tougher Shower Head Rules Amidst DroughtThe California Energy Commission is calling for tougher shower head rules citin
California Calling For Tougher Shower Head Rules Amidst Drought
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 18 days ago
The California Energy Commission is calling for tougher shower head rules citing concerns about how much water people use in the shower. State officials say that stricter shower head rules will save billions of gallons of water during this very... Read more
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Orange County Register
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO – California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost r
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
Orange County Register / Posted 18 days ago
SACRAMENTO – California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation’s toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and replace old... Read more
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News 4 Reno
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California regulators are mandating that new showerhe
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
News 4 Reno / Posted 18 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California regulators are mandating that new showerheads sold in the state be the most water frugal in the nation. The California Energy Commission voted Wednesday to phase in showerhead efficiency standards, limiting them... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsCalifornia officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential wa
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
KSBW Salinas / Posted 18 days ago
California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and replace old toilets. The... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California sets low-flow standards on new showerheadsIn the state’s latest drought-conservation measure, California regulators Wedne
California sets low-flow standards on new showerheads
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
In the state’s latest drought-conservation measure, California regulators Wednesday adopted stricter low-flow standards for showerheads in a move designed to save billions of gallons of water annually. The new standards adopted by the California... Read more
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NBC San Diego
California OKs Strict Showerhead StandardsCalifornia officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential wa
California OKs Strict Showerhead Standards
NBC San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and replace old toilets. The... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California OKs Strict Water Standards for ShowerheadsCalifornia regulators are mandating that new showerheads sold in the state be t
California OKs Strict Water Standards for Showerheads
KTVN Reno / Posted 19 days ago
California regulators are mandating that new showerheads sold in the state be the most water frugal in the nation. The California Energy Commission voted Wednesday to phase in showerhead efficiency standards, limiting them to 1.8 gallons a minute... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
California OKs Strict Showerhead StandardsCalifornia officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential wa
California OKs Strict Showerhead Standards
NBC Bay Area / Posted 19 days ago
California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and replace old toilets. The... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
California's latest water-saving measure: slowing the flow of showerheadsCalifornia officials launched two initiatives on Wednesday to boost residential
California's latest water-saving measure: slowing the flow of showerheads
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 19 days ago
California officials launched two initiatives on Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: the nation’s toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads, and a $30m rebate program to rip out grass lawns and replace old toilets. The... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO, California - California officials launched two initiatives Wednesda
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
The Record Searchlight / Posted 19 days ago
SACRAMENTO, California - California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and... Read more
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The Evening Sun
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesd
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
The Evening Sun / Posted 19 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and... Read more
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York Daily Record
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesd
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
York Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsCreated: 08/12/2015 1:21 PM SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials lau
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 19 days ago
Created: 08/12/2015 1:21 PM SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesd
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and... Read more
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Bennington Banner
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesd
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
Bennington Banner / Posted 19 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California officials launched two initiatives Wednesday to boost residential water conservation: The nation's toughest water efficiency standards for showerheads and a $30 million rebate program to rip out grass lawns and... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California regulators are mandating that new showerhe
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 19 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California regulators are mandating that new showerheads sold in the state be the most water frugal in the nation. The California Energy Commission voted Wednesday to phase in showerhead efficiency standards, limiting them... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California regulators are mandating that new showerhe
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 19 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California regulators are mandating that new showerheads sold in the state be the most water frugal in the nation. The California Energy Commission voted Wednesday to phase in showerhead efficiency standards, limiting them... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California OKs strict water standards for showerheadsSACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California regulators are mandating that new showerhe
California OKs strict water standards for showerheads
KTVN Reno / Posted 19 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California regulators are mandating that new showerheads sold in the state be the most water frugal in the nation. The California Energy Commission voted Wednesday to phase in showerhead efficiency standards, limiting them... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Group seeks a legislative fix as California refinery profits surgeA consumer advocacy group says Californians paid a $4.8-billion premium compare
Group seeks a legislative fix as California refinery profits surge
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
A consumer advocacy group says Californians paid a $4.8-billion premium compared with prices in the rest of the nation during the first half of 2015 because of the state's gasoline price spike, and it proposed legislation to fix what it sees as... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Report highlights overly high gas prices in CaliforniaSouthland motorists are used to getting gouged at the pump. But a new report f
Report highlights overly high gas prices in California
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Southland motorists are used to getting gouged at the pump. But a new report from Consumer Watchdog reveals that since the state’s record gasoline price spike began in February, Californians have paid $4.8 billion more than the rest of the nation... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Report highlights overly high gas prices in CaliforniaSouthland motorists are used to getting gouged at the pump. But a new report f
Report highlights overly high gas prices in California
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 25 days ago
Southland motorists are used to getting gouged at the pump. But a new report from Consumer Watchdog reveals that since the state’s record gasoline price spike began in February, Californians have paid $4.8 billion more than the rest of the nation... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Oil refinery profits set a record in CaliforniaOil refinery profits set a California record of $1.61 a gallon in July as consu
Oil refinery profits set a record in California
Los Angeles Times / Posted a month ago
Oil refinery profits set a California record of $1.61 a gallon in July as consumers in the Los Angeles region paid as much as a dollar more than the rest of the nation. The refineries' gross profits, the amount they collect on a gallon of gasoline,... Read more
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Silicon Valley
$2.2M approved for Bay Area hydrogen refueling stationsThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District has approved $2.2 million to compl
$2.2M approved for Bay Area hydrogen refueling stations
Silicon Valley / Posted 1 months ago
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has approved $2.2 million to complete 12 hydrogen refueling stations in the Bay Area, BAAQMD officials said Wednesday. The air district expects the stations to be operable early next year. The Bay Area... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
$2.2M approved for 12 Bay Area hydrogen refueling stationsThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District has approved $2.2 million to compl
$2.2M approved for 12 Bay Area hydrogen refueling stations
Inside Bay Area / Posted 1 months ago
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has approved $2.2 million to complete 12 hydrogen refueling stations in the Bay Area, BAAQMD officials said Wednesday. The air district expects the stations to be operable early next year. The Bay Area... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
$2.2M approved for 12 Bay Area hydrogen refueling stationsThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District has approved $2.2 million to compl
$2.2M approved for 12 Bay Area hydrogen refueling stations
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 1 months ago
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has approved $2.2 million to complete 12 hydrogen refueling stations in the Bay Area, BAAQMD officials said Wednesday. The air district expects the stations to be operable early next year. The Bay Area... Read more
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