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.
Hayward Parts Ways With PG&E And Switches To 100% Renewable EnergyThe city of Hayward is parting ways with PG&E and moving to more environmentally-friendly ways to produce electricity.
San Jose Announces Ambitious Renewable Energy ProgramOne South Bay city is taking energy efficiency to the next level and beyond as San Jose's mayor on Thursday announced an ambitious renewable energy program.
California's Solar Energy Sets Power Supply RecordCalifornia met its goal to produce about half the state's electricity from renewable sources for three hours on March 11.
Google To Run Completely Off Renewable Energy In 2017Google is making a 100 percent commitment to green energy in 2017, making it the number one purchaser of renewable energy in the U.S.
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.
After 12 Year Wait, CleanPower SF Begins Providing Renewable EnergyWith the flip of a switch, San Francisco took a huge step Sunday towards 100 percent green power.
Dangerous Levels Of Global Warming Could Happen Sooner Than Experts PredictedThe world may have less time than previously believed to address the dangerous rising levels of global warming, according to a new study.
Ask A Bay Area Expert: Five Ways To Lower Your Energy BillThe San Francisco Bay Area is replete with savvy energy options with numerous benefits that look to reduce costs for home and business owners.
Apple's Chinese Solar Project, US Forest Conservation Gains Greenpeace RecognitionApple is expanding its environmental efforts by investing in a new Chinese solarpower project and preserving 36,000 acres of "sustainable" timberland in Maine and North Carolina.
Prototype Wind-Powered Ferry Technology Could Lead To Greener SF Bay TransportationA prototype wind-powered ferry boat being developed on the San Francisco Bay could eventually lead to bay transportation that uses less fuel and produces fewer greenhouse gases.
New Setback For SF Alternative Energy Plan; Mayor: ‘Green Power Not Dead’Proponents of a green power alternative to PG&E in San Francisco are frustrated, but not deterred by delays to the city’s long awaited renewable energy program.
SF Public Utilities Commission Halts Plan For Green Energy Program In a stunning defeat for green power advocates, San Francisco's Public Utilities Commission has halted a decade-old plan to develop a city-operated power program to generate clean energy for residents.
Sonoma County Working On Greener Energy Alternative For ResidentsSonoma County residents will soon have the option for greener electricity, but officials said the program wouldn’t completely replace PG&E.
Land Grab Of Central Valley Farm Land By Solar Companies Worries EnvironmentalistsEnvironmental and land preservation groups are concerned about a growing number of solar generating plants being targeted on prime farmland across California's San Joaquin Valley.