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State legislative leaders say a bill to make sweeping changes to the way California produces water could be introduced as soon as Friday. Whether it will pass is another issue
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) released their third annual state energy efficiency scorecard yesterday and the most energy efficient state was, no surprise, California, while Wyoming was ranked dead last.The organization judged all 50 states plus D.C. on six criteria:Â utility-sector and public benefit programs and policies; transportation policies; building energ...
California regional finalists for the Cleantech Open were announced Wednesday.(Credit:Cleantech Open)
Opposing factions will be watching as a state panel proposes fishing restrictions off the Palos Verdes Peninsula. The Fish and Game Commission tends to accept such recommendations with few changes.
Negotiators are on the brink of achieving the most comprehensive California water legislation in half a century. They're also in danger of an embarrassing belly flop.
Opposing factions will be watching as a state panel proposes fishing restrictions off the Palos Verdes Peninsula. The Fish and Game Commission tends to accept such recommendations with few changes.The ocean off the Palos Verdes Peninsula has become one of the key battlegrounds in the long-running effort to implement a state law designed to create a network of habitats off the California coast t...
California is creating Marine Protected Areas throughout its waters because, if well-designed, they will work to restore our oceans and protect the biological gems of our underwater world.Â Since 1990, California commercial fishing revenues have decreased by half and the...
Last April, I wrote about SB 728, a bill from Long Beach State Senator Alan Lowenthal to expand compliance with Californiaâ€™s Parking Cash-Out program. Iâ€™m happy to report that the bill, co-sponsored by NRDC and Environmental Defense Fund, was signed...
As Congress continues to debate climate change legislation that would include energy efficiency measures, states are already making progress in reducing the consumption of vehicles, utilities, and other fuel users.Downtown Memphis, Tennessee, where new building energy efficiency codes were recently adopted. (Photo: About.com)The American Council for [...]
Both houses canceled water hearings this week.