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California Clean Energy

Does Big Oil Really Care About Vulnerable Communities?

Jorge Madrid | Posted 07.21.2014 | Latino Voices
Jorge Madrid

Do oil companies really care about vulnerable populations like low income people and communities of color? Could it be that they are using these families as a smokescreen for killing environmental protections and protecting their profits?

Latinos Benefit From Green Jobs: Dirty Energy Industry Looks Green With Envy

Javier Sierra | Posted 05.31.2014 | Green
Javier Sierra

It will take hundreds of millions of dollars to clean up these disasters. And they claim dirty energy is cheap!

New Report Shows Investing in Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Is a Safe Bet for California

Jackie Roberts | Posted 08.04.2012 | Green
Jackie Roberts

Last week's report provides the best evidence to date that California businesses offer widespread expertise in actions that reduce climate change pollution and can provide the assistance needed to transition to a clean and efficient economy.

New California Bill Would Help Bring Solar Power To Poor Communities

| Posted 06.16.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Bernice Yeung San Diego is home to more than 2,600 solar residential rooftops - more t...

GREEN HISTORY: California Poised To Finalize Landmark Cap-And-Trade Program

AP | JASON DEAREN | Posted 12.20.2011 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — California formally adopted the nation's most comprehensive so-called "cap-and-trade" system Thursday, an experiment by the worl...

A Better Path To Clean Energy?

| Susanne Rust | Posted 09.10.2011 | San Francisco

This story comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Susanne Rust As governments try to figure out the best way to get carbon polluters to in...

Man on a Mission: Billionaire Hedge-Fund Manager, Tom Steyer, on Why Californians Must Protect Their Landmark Energy Law at the Polls Next Week

Matthew Dakotah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Matthew Dakotah

Steyer is an unassuming, fist-pounding man of conviction who deftly defies the stereotype of ruthless financier. I sat down with him to debate the issues and hear his closing argument.

Fighting Big Texas Oil in California

Preeti Vissa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Preeti Vissa

By strangling efforts to move away from oil and other dirty energy, California's Proposition 23 guarantees that our children will continue to breathe polluted air for decades.