The California Energy Commission said the rules it approved unanimously Thursday will raise the average cost of a new home by nearly $2,300.
A California woman says the energy efficient window installed in a neighbor’s condominium is melting the plastic components on cars parked in her carport.
The California Energy Commission is adopting new efficiency rules for cell phone and other types of electronics chargers.
If the shelves of local hardware stores were any indication, 100-watt incandescent light bulbs were hard – if not impossible – to come by.
Nearly three months after the deadly pipeline explosion in San Bruno, natural gas still isn’t flowing at full pressure into San Francisco and the Peninsula, so PG&E is offering a reward to customers who conserve during chilly winter days.
A billionaire hedge fund manager who helped defeat Proposition 23 is bankrolling a program to teach electricians and contractors how to install more energy efficient lighting.
Volunteers made their way along Cal’s Greek Row Sunday, upgrading 29 fraternity and sorority chapter houses with a number of energy efficient perks.