A Half Moon Bay orchid farm has agreed to pay $139,000 to settle allegations that it spilled hundreds of gallons of diesel fuel into a creek and illegally installed an irrigation pump.
California’s high-speed rail chief has said he’s seeking environmental exemptions on the first 130-mile leg of the bullet train in the San Joaquin Valley.
A company that owns numerous Jiffy Lube locations in the Bay Area has paid more than $130,000 in fines after agreeing to several settlement requirements for violating environmental regulations, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ San Francisco is putting a list of cosmetics, hand sanitizers and other products that it considers more eco-friendly online.
A recent study finds that San Jose has the highest concentration of solar power in the entire state, and the city’s newest installation unveiled Thursday will power an entire office building.