Supreme Court upholds government's energy conservation program
In a win for the Obama administration and environmental groups, the Supreme Court on Monday upheld a 5-year-old federal program that pays large electric customers to save energy during times of peak demand.
he Navy is launching a carrier strike group to be powered partly by biofuel, calling it a milestone toward easing the military's reliance on foreign oil.
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California adopts first-in-nation energy storage plan
State regulators require utilities to invest in energy storage technology
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PG&E proposes far-reaching changes for solar power
PG&E on Monday filed a proposal that urges state regulators to undertake wide-ranging changes in the solar electricity system in central and Northern California.
Utility to roll out more electric vehicle charging stations
Southern California Edison will install 1,500 charging stations for electric vehicles under a pilot program that has received the green-light from state regulators.
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Review: 'Satchmo' goes behind Louis Armstrong's happy facade
The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry Teachout depicts jazz legend Louis Armstrong reflecting on his bittersweet life and music; it plays at American Conservatory Theater through Feb. 7
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Susan Sarandon fires back at Piers Morgan for bra-shaming
Susan Sarandon, Piers Morgan and everyone else on Twitter is in uproar over his fit over her cleavage-revealing bra ensemble at SAG Awards.