Current Headlines

  1. City Of Chula Vista, Baron & Budd Sue Monsanto For PCB Contamination
    8/22/2018

    Today, the national law firm of Baron & Budd announced that on Tuesday, August 21, the City of Chula Vista, Calif., filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in the Southern District of California against Monsanto Company for widespread PCB contamination (Case No.: 3:18-cv-01942-BEN-JMA). The City is the 11th public entity on the West Coast to sue Monsanto for PCB contamination. Monsanto was the exclusive manufacturer of PCBs between 1935 and 1979, when the

  2. Clean200 Weathers Perfect Storm, Holds Own Against Surging Oil Prices, Tariff Wars
    8/22/2018

    Today, As You Sow and Corporate Knights released its fifth update of the Carbon Clean 200™ (Clean200™), a list of the 200 largest publicly traded companies making significant revenue from clean energy.

  3. Air Pollution Reduces Global Life Expectancy By More Than One Year, Study Finds
    8/22/2018

    Air pollution shortens human lives by more than a year, according to a new study from a team of leading environmental engineers and public health researchers

  4. Pacifico Energy Commences Construction On 112 MW And 72 MW Utility Scale Solar Power Plants In Wake-Gun, Okayama Prefecture And Himeji-City, Hyogo Prefecture Japan, Respectively
    8/21/2018

    Pacifico Energy is pleased to announce the commencement of construction of a 112 MW(DC) solar power generation plant in Wake, Okayama Prefecture (the Bizen plant) and a 72 MW(DC) solar power generation plant in Himeji, Hyogo Prefecture (the Yumesaki plant)

  5. FCNL Decries Rollback Of Obama-Era Clean Power Plan
    8/21/2018

    The Quaker lobby, the Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) strongly opposes revisions to the Clean Power Plan

  6. Citizens Against Government Waste Applauds EPA Affordable Clean Energy Plan
    8/21/2018

    Recently, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) applauded the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for proposing the Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule

  7. XL’s Electrified Ford F-250 Earns California Air Resources Board Executive Order
    8/21/2018

    XL, the leader in connected vehicle electrification solutions for commercial and municipal fleets, recently announced it has received approval from the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to sell hybrid electric Ford F-250 pickup trucks in California, marking the 14th CARB executive order achieved by the company

  8. DTE Energy Breaks Ground On Blue Water Energy Center
    8/21/2018

    DTE Energy today took a significant step toward its goal of reducing carbon emissions by more than 80 percent by breaking ground on a state-of-the-art, $1 billion natural gas-fueled plant

  9. Central Concrete Adopts CarbonCure Technology, Further Reducing The Carbon Footprint Of Concrete
    8/21/2018

    Central Concrete Supply Co., Inc. ("Central Concrete"), a northern California business unit of U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ : USCR ) ("U.S. Concrete" or the "Company") announced that it has adopted the CarbonCure Technology to further reduce the carbon footprint of its concrete mixes

  10. Converting Carbon Dioxide Into Methane Or Ethane Selectively
    8/18/2018

    A research team led by Professor Su-Il In from the Department of Energy Science and Engineering had succeeded in developing photo catalysts that can convert carbon dioxide into usable energy such as methane or ethane