Green Technology

Gov. Brown Signs Legislation To Boost Clean-Air Vehicle UseGov. Jerry Brown signed into law several bills designed to boost use of clean-air vehicles in California.
President Obama In Silicon Valley For Whirlwind Fundraising VisitPresident 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.
California Regulators Want Pollution Rules On Non-Existent TechnologiesThe California Supreme Court said regulators may require pollution controls on future technologies that don’t exist.
Solyndra House Hearing Turns Into a Partisan SkirmishA Friday House hearing into bankrupt solar panel maker Solyndra and its half a billion dollar federal loan guarantee turned into a tense partisan skirmish.
Cleanup Of Davis Superfund Site Gets GreenerEnvironmental officials are using new green technology to speed up the process of cleaning Superfund sites in the U.S.
Contra Costa Supervisors Say Top Priority Is Job CreationIt’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.
Report: California Dominates Green Tech SectorCalifornia attracted nearly half of the venture capital invested worldwide in clean technology businesses during the first half of this year.