San Francisco Assemblyman's Bill Boosts Building Wind Farms Off California CoastCalifornia assemblyman David Chiu (D-S.F.) introduced a bill to the legislature on Thursday intending to shift the state's energy sources to rely more on offshore wind power, producing 10 gigawatts of energy by 2040.
Small Turbines From Silicon Valley Firm May Shift Wind Energy MarketWhile wind energy is the fastest-growing energy source in the world, wind farms provide less than five percent of the energy in the U.S.
Small Turbines From Silicon Valley Firm May Shift Wind Energy MarketA Silicon Valley startup is aiming to change the direction of the alternative energy market with small, animal-friendly wind turbines.
New Design May Reduce Bird Deaths In Wind Turbines On Altamont PassEach year, thousands of birds die each year because they fly into wind turbines on the Altamont Pass east of Livermore. New technology could help reduce the number of bird deaths.
New San Francisco PUC Headquarters 'Greenest In America'The building features wind turbines, solar panels and is reusing water on site.
Contra Costa Vandalism Prompts Offer Of RewardNextEra Energy Resources is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for up to $100,000 of damage to a construction site in Contra Costa County in August.
Wind Turbines To Be Upgraded In Altamont PassThousands of decades-old wind turbines in Altamont Pass will be replaced with new ones that produce more power and kill fewer migratory birds under the terms of a legal settlement announced Monday.