Despite a Coal Ban in Oakland, Developer Leverages Proposed Facility Against CityDespite a years-long city ban on coal storage and handling in Oakland, the developer behind a proposed coal terminal on former Oakland Army Base land has not given up.
University Of California Completes Fossil Fuel Divestment From $126B PortfolioUC becomes the largest educational system in the nation to shed such assets in favor of renewable energy such as solar and wind power.
Trump Administration: Conserving Oil Not An Economic ImperativeConserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declared in a major new policy statement released online in a memo this month without fanfare.
US Judge Throws Out Climate Change Lawsuits Against Big OilA U.S. judge has thrown out the underlying lawsuits that sought to hold big oil companies liable for the role of fossil fuels in global warming.
California's Insurance Commissioner Upsets Coal CountryOfficials from Oklahoma are asking California's insurance commissioner to stop pressing insurance companies to publicly disclose fossil fuel investments and divest from the coal industry,
Supreme Court Puts Obama’s Plan To Address Climate Change On HoldA divided Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to halt enforcement of President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to address climate change.
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Supervisor Asks Mayor Lee For Clean Energy Birthday Wish, Lee DeclinesWhen SF Supervisor John Avalos recently asked Mayor Ed Lee to launch CleanPowerSF, Lee said no because it actually partners with a fossil fuel company in Texas and doesn't bring jobs to the city.
Potrero Hill Power Plant To Close Amid Environmental ConcernsState energy regulators and local officials announced Monday that San Francisco’s last fossil fuel-burning power plant will close on Jan. 1.