Crab Fishermen File Lawsuit Against Fossil Fuel CompaniesDeep-seated anger lingering from the loss of millions of dollars during the 2015 crab fishing season, has sparked a lawsuit filed against 30 fossil fuel companies by Bay Area fishermen.
Holiday Packages Are Causing An Environmental And Recycling NightmareOnline purchases are generating mountains of cardboard this holiday season and it's overwhelming recycling centers in the Bay Area and abroad.
Dairy Farmer Uses Cow Manure To Power Entire Farm, Truck That Feeds LivestockA North Bay company famous for its dairy products is using its animal waste in a groundbreaking way to power an electric vehicle and its entire farm.
California, New Mexico File Environmental Lawsuit Against TrumpThe attorneys general of California and New Mexico are suing the Trump administration for delaying new rules to reduce methane leaks on federal lands.
Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters Shut Down SF Market StreetWearing ‘Water Is Life’ placards and chanting Native American prayers, hundreds of demonstrators marched in San Francisco early Tuesday, protesting the construction of the controversial Dakota Access oil pipeline.
Environmental Protections, Green Energy May Survive Trump Rollbacks, Scholars SayScholars and environmentalists argue President-elect Donald Trump's plans to relax environmental protections could undo years of progress.
California Going Nuke Free; Diablo Canyon To Shut Down A utility company and environmental groups have reached an agreement that will close California's last nuclear power plant, ending the state's nuclear power era.
Environmental Group's Updated Study Exposes Toxic Cleaning ProductsThe cleaning products in your home may contain hidden hazardous ingredients, according to the Environmental Working Group's latest analysis.
Environmental Group Says Government Is Ignoring Dangers Of Fracking Off California CoastThe Center For Biological Diversity is criticizing a draft environmental assessment released Monday by the U.S. government that was meant to evaluate the environmental effects of well stimulation treatments, including fracking, off the coast of California.
Ready For A Green Job? Environmental Economy Employs Over 2.7 Million WorkersJill Schlesinger has tips on working in the environmental field.
In Depth: Who’s Using Water During California’s Drought?The current drought is covering all of California in extreme ways. It’s the third driest year in 106 years of record keeping according to Jay Lund of the UC Davis Center for Watershed Sciences, our guest for this week's In Depth.
SJFD Says Greener Fire Station Design Hampers San Jose Response Times
Half Moon Bay Orchid Farm Settles Environmental Suit For $139KA Half Moon Bay orchid farm has agreed to pay $139,000 to settle allegations that it spilled hundreds of gallons of diesel fuel into a creek and illegally installed an irrigation pump.
Environmental Exemptions Sought For High-Speed Rail ConstructionCalifornia’s high-speed rail chief has said he’s seeking environmental exemptions on the first 130-mile leg of the bullet train in the San Joaquin Valley.
Bay Area Jiffy Lube Parent Slapped With Environmental FinesA company that owns numerous Jiffy Lube locations in the Bay Area has paid more than $130,000 in fines after agreeing to several settlement requirements for violating environmental regulations, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.