Residents in single-family homes are now required to limit water use in Santa Cruz, or face added fees.
San Francisco city officials asked residents Friday to cut back on their water usage.
A California watchdog group says the state’s clean energy strategy will saddle ratepayers with soaring utility bills unless officials act soon to organize state energy agencies.
PG&E unveiled a first for the utility Thursday – extended range electric pickup trucks, which the company claims have the potential to transform the way electrical outages are managed.
A possible opt-out plan for state utilities is still months away from coming to fruition.
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.
California lawmakers have approved a bill that would create the most ambitious renewable energy standards in the nation.
A new energy saving program has been rolled out in the Bay Area to help homeowners become more energy efficient while saving on utility costs.
The state Senate has approved a law setting rules for how utilities can meet the state’s ambitious goal to draw a third of their power from alternative energy sources such as wind, solar and geothermal within 10 years.