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Green Technology

President Obama greets well-wishers at Moffett Federal Airfield in Mountain View, May 8, 2014. (CBS)

President Obama In Silicon Valley For Whirlwind Fundraising Visit

President Barack Obama has arrived in the Bay Area for a roughly 19-hour visit, including fundraisers and an appearance at a Mountain View Walmart, where he will give a speech on energy efficiency.

05/08/2014

(CBS)

California Regulators Want Pollution Rules On Non-Existent Technologies

The California Supreme Court said regulators may require pollution controls on future technologies that don’t exist.

06/26/2012

Solyndra Headquarters in Fremont (Solyndra Inc.)

Solyndra House Hearing Turns Into a Partisan Skirmish

A Friday House hearing into bankrupt solar panel maker Solyndra and its half a billion dollar federal loan guarantee turned into a tense partisan skirmish.

10/14/2011

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Cleanup Of Davis Superfund Site Gets Greener

Environmental officials are using new green technology to speed up the process of cleaning Superfund sites in the U.S.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/27/2011

(AP)

Contra Costa Supervisors Say Top Priority Is Job Creation

It’s clear Contra Costa County cannot rely on the state to come through with enough money to stimulate job growth on a wide scale, supervisors said Wednesday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/13/2011

Solar Panels (AP)

Report: California Dominates Green Tech Sector

California attracted nearly half of the venture capital invested worldwide in clean technology businesses during the first half of this year.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/07/2010