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San Jose Largest City In State To Face Mandatory Water Rationing With Monthly Allotments

SAN JOSE (KCBS)— San Jose residents face mandatory water rationing with monthly allotments as soon as mid-June.

San Jose Water Company, the largest water company in Silicon Valley, made the rationing announcement on Monday. 165 more words


Cali PUC's new Orwellian rate proposal: Use less electricity, pay more

In the next four years, Californians who use the least electricity may see their utility bills go up — while those who use the most get a break. 162 more words

Sacramento Update

San Francisco Combats Drought With ‘Brown Is The New Green’ Water Conservation Campaign

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— San Francisco city officials are reaching out to the public, asking residents to do even more to help conserve water during the extended drought. 243 more words


Comcast-TW Cable Merger Debated at California Hearing

The proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger came before a public forum in Los Angeles on Tuesday, as dozens of activists and community leaders offered their owns support or opposition to the combination of two of the country’s largest cable and Internet providers. 646 more words


Michael Peevey's crimes included Edison's San Onofre deal

Notes of a March 2013 secret meeting at a luxury hotel in Warsaw show that a $4.7 billion deal to divide shutdown costs for the failed San Onofre nuclear plant was largely in place a year before any provisions were made known to the public. 128 more words

Sacramento Update

State Plan For Meeting EPA Carbon Pollution Under Scrutiny

DENVER (CBS4) – Colorado’s plan for meeting new EPA rules for carbon pollution is already under scrutiny and it’s not even written yet.

The proposed EPA rules require a 30 percent reduction in carbon pollution by 2030. 184 more words