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Green News Report: September 14, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: They found...

Deadly Priorities: Why Did PG&E Spend Millions on Politics, Instead of Pipelines?

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

As San Bruno struggles to recover from the deadly PG&E pipeline blast and fire, many are asking why the California utility spent tens of millions of dollars on politics before they repaired crumbling pipelines.

Green News Report -- May 4, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Water, water ...

California Voters to Choose: PG&E and Refineries or Clean Energy and the Climate

Mike Sandler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mike Sandler

California voters should prepare for a barrage of election ads paid for by a somewhat green utility and two brown refineries hoping to postpone the transformation to the 21st century green economy.

Who Wins When PG&E's Prop 16 Loses?

Ben Zolno | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Ben Zolno

Because Prop 16's failure assures communities will now be able to greatly reduce mercury, carbon and other toxins into the environment -- where we live -- we can now add a few more winners to the list.

California Rejects PG&E, Despite Spending $46 Million

Paul Hogarth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Hogarth

Last night's defeat of Prop 16 was one of the most historic victories in California history. Californians want a choice in the marketplace that provides them with renewable energy sources.

2010 California Primaries: Voters OK Open Primaries, Reject PG&E

AP | SAMANTHA YOUNG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Blaming political parties for California's dysfunction, voters dumped the state's partisan primary but got no guarantee it would c...

California Ballot Measures: A Step Backwards On Energy Reform

Asher Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Asher Miller

We don't have the resources to engage in a war with vested interests who have far more money than we do. The only way we can win this battle is by taking away the true source of their power.

PG&E Outspending Opponents $511 to $1 On Prop. 16 Campaign

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of California Watch. By Lance Williams When it comes to political metaphors, "David vs. Goliath" doesn't really serve to ...

Green News Report -- June 1, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: OILpocalypse ...

Green News Report -- May 27, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: So far, so go...

PG&E Spending On Proposition 16 Reaches $44 MILLION

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Pacific Gas & Electric Co.'s spending on Proposition 16 has hit $44 million, according to new campaign reports. The amount is far above the $35 millio...

$30 vs. $30 Million -- How Social Media Will Bring a Corporate Giant to its Knees

Ben Zolno | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Ben Zolno

Realizing Prop 16 would be bad for basically everyone but PG&E, a number of like-minded individuals got together and dug deep into our pockets, but none of us could find a thirty-million-dollar bill.

PG&E Prepared To Spend $35 On Ballot Measure

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The state's largest invester-owned utility is prepared to spend up to $35 million to pass a little-publicized measure on the June ballot. In a stat...