Intel Corp. said Wednesday that it has redesigned the electronic switches on its chips so that computers can keep getting cheaper and more powerful.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation requiring California utilities to get one-third of their power from renewable sources, giving the state the most aggressive alternative energy mandate in the U.S.
Power has been restored to Yosemite National Park after a nearly week-long storm-related outage.
Gov. Jerry Brown has appointed more members to the bodies that oversee California’s utilities and energy.
An outage knocked out power to thousands of PG&E customers in Half Moon Bay and Hollister Saturday evening.
Michael Taylor was shocked when he opened his July PG&E bill. It said he owed the utility company $880. Taylor said his bill is normally about $300 a month.
Passengers aboard the stricken cruise ship Carnival Splendor, which sailed out of San Francisco in 2009 before repositioning to Long Beach, arrived in port Thursday after being pulled back to California.