Richmond Installing Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Near BART StationThe city of Richmond announced a partnership late last week with the company Volta Charging to place electric vehicle charging stations near the Richmond BART station parking garage at no taxpayer cost.
Lake Tahoe's Fluctuating Clarity Worse After Wet WinterLake Tahoe’s fluctuating clarity got worse last year during an especially cold and wet winter as sedimentation, algae growth and a tiny invasive shrimp continued to pose restoration challenges for the famed clear water of the alpine lake.
After Contentious Public Debate Pittsburg Planning Commission Approves 1,500-Home DevelopmentBy a one-vote margin, the Pittsburg Planning Commission on Tuesday night approved a 1,500-home project proposed for the hills in the southern portion of the city.
Gold Fire In Rural Northeastern California Grows To Nearly 30 Square Miles, 35% ContainedFirefighters worked Friday to construct and reinforce containment lines around a forest fire in rural northeastern California.
1000s Of Traps Set To Stop Infestation Of Invasive Gypsy Moth Detected In SunnyvaleThe detection of an Asian gypsy moth in the city of Sunnyvale has prompted an extensive survey by the County of Santa Clara Agricultural Commissioner in cooperation with the California Department of Food and Agriculture and the United States Department of Agriculture.
Hog Fire In NorCal Grows To 9,400 Acres As Firefighters Contend With Hail, ThunderstormsThe Hog Fire continued to burn through heavy forest in Northeastern California, as firefighters contended with more unusual weather while battling the massive wildfire.
Northern California's Gray Wolf Pack Has 8 New PupsThe California Department of Fish and Wildlife says eight new gray wolf pups were tallied in recent months in the Lassen Pack in northeastern California.
'Firenado' Spotted As Hog Fire Scorches 8,000 Acres In Northern CaliforniaThe Hog Fire burning in Northeastern California continued to burn overnight, tearing through thousands of acres and even creating its own weather.
Carbon Footprint Study Names SF's Mission Bay Neighborhood Greenest Zip Code In U.S.In a study comparing the carbon footprint of rich and low-income households in the U.S., San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood stood out as the greenest zip code and California was the greenest state in the country.