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California now has 1 million sunroofs. Are there now 1 million batteries?

For Clovis Unified School District outside Fresno, the economy of solar energy was too good to pass up.And for the solar industry, the district's investments in solar-generated electricity have reached a milestone for 14 years.Clovis Unified has installed solar...

California is facing a crossroads on the path to 100% clean energy

Bill Brand fought for two decades to demolish the Redondo Beach water plant and replace it with a public park. Until recently, he was certain that he had won.Regulators had set a deadline on December 31, 2020, for owner...

Los Angeles wants to build a hydrogen plant. It has never been done before

As Los Angeles turns itself off of the last coal-generated electricity, the city must replace that fuel with a climate-polluting natural gas plant in Utah, the staff of the Department of Water and Energy of Los Angeles was determined...

In the midst of the wasteland of the Salton Sea, a wonderful but challenging oasis is born

It came as a bittersweet surprise to biologists and government agencies who followed the steadily shrinking slide from Salton Sea to death by suffocating dust storms and salt.Thousands of hectares of exposed lake soil have, in all respects, become...

Notorious storms are getting worse and causing billions of damage throughout California

Atmospheric storms such as those that hit California this week are becoming more intense and cost western states about $ 1 billion in damage each year, according to a weather phenomenon report.The storms, bringing moisture from the tropics to...

Question and answer: carbon emissions will reach record highs in 2019, thanks to the burning of fossil fuels

We have a milestone in climate change: the amount of carbon dioxide released by burning fossil fuels is expected to hit 37 billion tonnes this year, which will reach a new record.The global census, by an international team of...

California must take over PG&E and possibly other utility programs, says former top regulator

After a series of forest fires that killed dozens of Californians and destroyed billions of properties, the former California power grid regulator says it's time for major changes - a public takeover of Pacific Gas & Electric and possibly...

Some say that & # 39; hazing & # 39; prevents coyotes from becoming urbanized. Biologists are not so sure

Research scientist Niamh Quinn cautiously approached like an intelligent predator with a long, narrow snout, sharp teeth, and yellow eyes looking at her from the grip of a fall, waiting for his destiny.As was the custom, the young 29-kilo...

Climate action threatens SoCalGas. It uses customer money to fight back, critics say

The accounts of the & # 39; Gas Genius & # 39; Social media include softly lit images of families and millennials cooking on grills outdoors, enjoying warm baths, and relaxing by roaring fire pits."Will 2020 be the year...

In the Sierra, scientists are betting on & # 39; survivor & # 39; trees to withstand drought and climate change

The sugared, with its foot-long cones and feathered branches that extend high above the forest, was one of the most common trees that watched over the clear waters of Lake Tahoe. But drought, bark beetles and climate change have...
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Opinion: Unlike Ukraine, the Chinese Trump deal actually takes American interests into account

The biggest winners in the Chinese trade agreement announced Friday appear to be an important part of President Trump's...
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Man convicted of & # 39; execution style & # 39; killing during pot robbery gets life in prison

A Fresno man convicted of a brutal murder during the raid on a small amount of marijuana was sentenced to life imprisonment without the...

For these sports stars there is only one (real estate) agent in the city

When the Rams drafted Jared Goff in 2016, the highly recommended rookie quarterback arrived in L.A. as a 21-year-old outside his comfort zone. He...

Doc Rivers calls Clippers & # 39; planning this weekend & # 39; ridiculous & # 39;

Before the Clippers can return to Los Angeles for their first home game in two weeks, they will complete a six-game trip by playing...

Column: Farewell to the immense, disappointing Newseum

We are taught from an early age not to speak evil about the dead (unless we write obituaries), so I suppose I should keep...