New Study Shows Spike In Bay Area Electric Car SalesElectric cars may be accelerating our path in the tech future as sales surge in the Bay Area, according to a new study by the International Council on Clean Transportation.
Opponents Of Plan For Vallejo Cement Plant Celebrate News Of Its DemiseVallejo Marine Terminal (VMT) informed the city it will no longer seek permission to build a cement plant at the old General Mills site in South Vallejo. Opponents of the plant celebrated the news.
Amazon's Carbon Footprint: Analysts Say It's Huge, Company Stays MumUnlike most of its technology peers, Amazon keeps its carbon footprint figures hidden. The company promised to disclose its carbon-emission figures this year although it declined last week to elaborate on its timeline to CBS News.
Study Shows Boats Anchored by Sausalito Cause Significant Harm to Bay EcosystemAccording to a study by Audubon California, the illegal mooring of private boats has caused significant damage to the seafloor habitat of Richardson Bay.
State Agency Tasked With Protecting San Francisco Bay Causes Ongoing HarmThe state agency tasked with protecting the San Francisco Bay is being accused of doing the exact opposite in a new report.
SaveNature.org Hosts 'Bowl the Planet'SaveNature.org CEO and founder Norm Gershenz talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about Bowl the Planet, a fundraiser that combines bowling, bugs and the environment.
Dead Gray Whale Discovered At San Francisco's Ocean BeachThe carcass of a gray whale was discovered washed ashore Monday on San Francisco's Ocean Beach -- the ninth such discovery on Bay Area beaches this year.
Mayor Breed Unveils Plan To Power San Francisco Buildings With 100% Renewable EnergySan Francisco Mayor London Breed on Monday unveiled a plan to transition the city's largest private commercial buildings to 100 percent renewable electricity over the next decade.
Stolen E-Scooters in San Jose Being Dumped Into Guadalupe RiverA San Jose man, known as "the river watchdog," said Thursday he has pulled nearly two dozen electric scooters from the Guadalupe River in just two days.
Oakland Nonprofit Aims To Reduce Number Of Small Plastic 'Nurdles' Ending Up In OceanThere are growing protests over the amount of plastic "nurdles" ending up in the world’s oceans, but an Oakland nonprofit is helping find out where they're coming from and who's responsible for them.
Environmentalists, Lumber Company Hammer Out $11.7 Million Deal To Protect Coastal RedwoodsThe Peninsula Open Space Trust has announced $11.7 million deal to preserve two redwood forests totaling 937 acres in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Warming Climate Brings Summers So Dry Even Wet Winters Won't Dampen Fire DangerA new study from a team of climate scientists and forest experts suggests that an endless fire season is our new reality in the Golden State.
As Recycling Centers Close Statewide, Consumers Lose Millions in DepositsCalifornia consumers lost out on at least $308 million in nickel deposits on cans and bottles in 2018, largely because it's increasingly difficult to find a place to recycle them.
New Woodland Trail Opens in Golden Gate ParkA new trail through some of the city's oldest coast live oaks opened Friday in Golden Gate Park and was dedicated to a longtime advocate for local parks, Phil Arnold.
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.