Plunging Monarch Butterfly Population Seen With Increasing AlarmIn the 1980s, an estimated 4.5 million western monarchs overwintered along the California coast. At last count, taken during the 2018 annual Thanksgiving count, their population hit a record low - just 28,429 butterflies.
San Anselmo Town Council Approves Big Electric Vehicle StrategySan Anselmo has about 377 registered electric vehicles, roughly 3% of its car population. The city has approved an ambitious strategy to have 3,000 EV's by 2030.
Researchers Find Large Amount Of Tiny, Harmful Plastic Pellets On Ocean BeachA global research project to track one kind of beach debris is raising an alarming concern that there may be a lot more plastic in the ocean than we ever imagined.
Gov. Newsom Puts Brakes On California's High-Speed Rail PlanGovernor Gavin Newsom dropped a bombshell early in his State of the State address Tuesday, announcing that California would abandon the state's plan for a high-speed rail connection between San Francisco and Los Angeles.
Interactive Map Shows Affect Of Climate Change On U.S. Cities In 2080In 2080, San Francisco could get a Southern California climate, New York will feel like Arkansas, and Miami will feel like Southern Mexico if global warming pollution continues at the current pace, a new study finds.
Bill Confusion Leads Many to Drop Green Energy Supplier Despite Cheaper RatesConfusing bills, colder weather and chatter on social media have many in Livermore mistakenly blaming their new green-energy supplier for higher charges.
BART To Begin Service At 5AM Starting MondayEarly risers who use BART will need to make adjustments starting Monday, as service opens at 5 a.m. due to seismic retrofit work on the Transbay Tube.
AAA: Subfreezing Temps Drop Electric Car Range 40%; Tesla Disputes ResultsCold temperatures can sap electric car batteries, temporarily reducing their range by more than 40 percent when interior heaters are used, a new study found.
Tesla Knocks $1,100 Off Price Of The Model 3Bay Area electric car company Tesla is cutting $1,100 from the base price of its car designed for the mass market, the Model 3.
Bay Area Treated To Rare Snow Day On Local HillsFrom the North Bay, to the East Bay, to the Santa Cruz Mountains, parts of the Bay Area woke up to the rare sight of snow early Tuesday.
Earth Day Eco-Activities Planned Across The Bay Area All Day SundayEnvironmentally conscious Bay Area residents can walk their talk Sunday in a variety of events held all over the area for Earth Day.
Thousands In SF Join Nationwide March For Science On Earth DayTens of thousands hit the streets of San Francisco Saturday to march for science.
Bay Area Landmark Gets Green Facelift For Earth DayThe iconic “C&H Pure Cane Sugar” sign was erected in 1956 and is a landmark known throughout the Bay Area.
Cast of ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2’ Saves Bay Area Wildlife From ExtinctionAlong with a group of volunteers, the movie's cast helped rescue Bay Area wildlife...
Global Warming Climate Data Shows Polar Vortex, Pacific Heat In 4th Warmest Year On RecordNew climate data tracks the depth of the Polar Vortex that plunged the eastern and central U.S. into bitter cold, and the balmy Bay Area conditions.