Camp Fire Sends Blanket Of Unhealthy Smoke Over Bay Area Weekend EventsThe Bay Area is under a Spare the Air alert that likely won't be lifted for days due to the Camp Fire. This weekend's outdoor events had to make the best of it.
Valero's Benicia Refinery Spewed Alarming Amount Of Chemicals During Power OutageAn alarming amount of chemicals spewed into the air from Benicia's Valero refinery during two weeks of flaring that followed a power outage in May 2017.
11th Day Of Bad Air Ties 'Spare The Air' Record, Unhealthy Conditions To Continue17 Spare The Air Alerts, 11 In a row tie the record.
Spare The Air Alert Issued For SundayA third consecutive Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Sunday due to poor air quality.
New Ultra-Responsive Lighting System At UC Berkeley Can Sniff Out, Fix Stinky College Dorm RoomsGreasy pizza boxes, layers of shower scum and several weeks worth of dirty laundry evoke classic scenes from a college dorm room. But now with a new technology being installed at Cal this week, those smells could be left out.
Algeria Plane Vanishes From Radar Over Northern MaliAn Algerian official says that the plane had crashed, but he said it remained unclear where it came down or why.
Amazon Asks FAA Permission To Fly Drones For Delivering Packages In Under 30 MinutesAmazon is asking the Federal Aviation Administration permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less.
Bay Area Government Agencies Make Largest Electric-Car Purchase In U.S.More electric cars are coming to the Bay Area after the Metropolitan Transportation Commission made one of the largest purchases of electric cars in the nation.
3rd Spare-The-Air Alert Issued In A Row For Bay Area Due To Heat, Low WindsA third consecutive Spare the Air alert has been issued in the Bay Area for Wednesday, air quality officials said Tuesday.
1st Spare The Air Day Announced For 2014 With Hot Weather Approaching
2nd Straight Spare The Air Alert Issued For ThursdayFor the second day in a row, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is asking residents to refrain from burning wood.
Bay Area Coastal Air Improves, But Inland Air Still ProblematicA national report card says that overall the Bay Area's air quality is steadily improving, but the inland counties still get a failing grade for having too much ozone in the air.