Oakland-based Mosaic unveils a home solar loan
Mosaic, the Oakland solar financing startup that made it possible for individuals to invest in commercial solar projects, is entering a highly competitive space: getting solar on your own roof, and using crowdsourcing to pay for it.
PG&E on Friday is set to file a proposal to dramatically restructure electricity rates for residential users in a way certain to increase the amount low-usage customers pay each month, the utility said Thursday.
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California adopts first-in-nation energy storage plan
State regulators require utilities to invest in energy storage technology
Biz Break: Cisco falls, Applied Materials and SunPower gain after earnings reports
Today: Silicon Valley's raft of Wednesday earnings reports lead to volatile Thursday trading, with Cisco declining and Applied Materials and SunPower rising. Also: Facebook advances while expanding gender options, facing advertising lawsuit.
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Why is Fremont the East Bay's epicenter for electric cars?
Nearly 30 percent of Alameda County's electric vehicle buyers live in Fremont, says the California Center for Sustainable Energy, a nonprofit agency offering rebates to encourage growth in electric vehicle sales. San Jose has the most among Bay Area cities.
Look at the historical wax figures this museum is auctioning off
If you've ever wanted to own a life-sized animatronic Abe Lincoln, you're in luck. A Gettysburg wax museum is set to sell off a large chunk of its stock this week. Full Story
Tonight's TV picks: 'Resurrection' debuts as 'True Detective' wraps rookie season
Plus, Orpah takes Lindsay Lohan to task in the actress' post-rehab reality show, 'Lindsay.'
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Oops! Obama misspells Aretha Franklin's iconic song
The president omitted a letter from the singer's 'R-E-S-P-E-C-T' while praising her at a White House celebration.