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New California EV Rebates!

November 18th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

California drivers can save up to $1,500 off the price of a new electric vehicle, on top of previously available incentives!

Electric Vans Poppin’ In UK & California — 4 New Stories

November 17th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Electric vans may not be as "sexy" as Cybertrucks or electric roadsters, but they sure are effective at cutting emissions. And they sure are effective at delivery goods. We've got a few positive stories about electric vans to share to give you a mid-week enthusiasm boost

California School District Latest To Order Electric School Buses

November 17th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

It used to be months between stories about electric school buses. Now it's becoming days! The latest piece of news in this sector is that Thermalito Union Elementary School District has bought 6 electric school buses from GreenPower

Smoke over California Aug 2020

Climate Change Led To California’s Rolling Blackouts

October 10th, 2020 | by Nexus Media

California energy officials said extreme heat fueled by climate change, and poor planning, led to the state’s rolling blackouts in mid-August. The preliminary “root cause analysis,” released Tuesday by the state’s three central energy agencies, acknowledged they failed to adequately plan for the extreme ‘heat storm’ that shattered temperature records across the American West

5 of California’s 6 Largest Fires on Record are Burning Now

October 9th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor

This post has been revised to reflect the most accurate data on fire acreage in the 1980s. The original relied on data from the NIFC for 1980–1983 and the updated version excludes this period, as the data are less reliable. The 1980s statistics now reflect data from MTBS and CalFire

Newsom Signs Law to Clean California Air Inside & Out of School

October 6th, 2020 | by NRDC

Governor Newsom signed into law a bill authored by Assemblymember Phil Ting that will make the air safer to breathe and the water safer to drink in public schools, while reducing energy bills. It also accelerates the installation of charging infrastructure for electric vehicles needed to combat the largest source of air pollution

Smoke from California Wildfires Decreases Solar Generation in CAISO

September 30th, 2020 | by U.S. Energy Information Administration

In the first two weeks of September 2020, average solar-powered electricity generation in the California Independent System Operator (CAISO), which covers 90% of utility-scale solar capacity in California, declined nearly 30% from the July 2020 average as wildfires burned across the state

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