EBMUD Job Opportunities

Current Job Openings for the week of February 12, 2018  See all open EBMUD positions here.  Human Resources Analyst II (Diversity and Inclusion Office) v  The annual salary range for this position is $95,556 – $110,616 v  Final filing date is Friday, February 23, 2018 v  Analyst: Sandra Chiu, ext. 0729    Senior Accounting & Financial Systems Analyst (Limited Term) […]

Energy News for February 13, 2018

BBC News: Bitcoin energy use in Iceland set to overtake homes, says local firm Bloomberg: Oil Steady Near $59 as IEA Says Shale May Derail OPEC Cuts The New York Times: Trump Administration Targets Obama-Era Effort to Limit Methane The Wall Street Journal: Shale Output Hasn’t Grown This Fast Since Oil Was at $100 Reuters: Shell settles state, U.S. clean […]

California Water News for February 13, 2018

Chico Enterprise-Record: Gallagher’s dam safety bill goes to governor on evacuation anniversary San Gabriel Valley Tribune: California’s drought restrictions on wasteful water habits could be coming back — this time they’ll be permanent Water Deeply: Can New California Water Storage Projects Win State Funding? Chico Enterprise-Register: One year after the Oroville Dam spillway crisis, here’s where it stands Napa […]

Transportation News for February 9, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: Time to face reality: We need another bay bridge  East Bay Times: No one likes Bay Area traffic, but getting us out of our cars is a challenge East Bay Times: Uber, Waymo settle self-driving tech lawsuit Mercury News: Roadshow: Changes coming to 580-680 interchange in Dublin Berkeleyside: Gilman roundabout plans take another step forward San Francisco […]

Energy News for February 9, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: China to Launch Highly Anticipated Crude Futures Contract Axios: ExxonMobil added 2.7 billion barrels of reserves in 2017 Reuters: SandRidge Energy ousts CEO and CFO after push from Icahn Reuters: How soaring U.S. oil exports to China are transforming the global oil game The Guardian: Revealed: Trudeau government welcomed oil lobby help for US pipeline push […]

California Water News for February 9, 2018

EOS: California’s Water Savings Dwindle When Drought Fears Subside San Francisco Chronicle: How dry is this winter? Sierra snowpack on pace to shatter record low of 2015 Bay Area News Group: Bay Area Weather: Heat records fall for eighth day in a row MAVEN’S NOTEBOOK: Cal Water Fix hearing update Sacramento Bee: Brown tried to smooth the way for Delta […]

Port of Redwood City Executive Director Michael J. Giari Announces Retirement

      www.redwoodcityport.com                                             February 8, 2018  Executive Director Michael J. Giari Announces Retirement  Michael J. Giari Port of Redwood City Executive Director Michael J. Giari announced he is retiring effective May 1 or when his successor […]

Transportation News for February 8, 2018

San Francisco Chronicle: MTC Launches Online Survey For Public Input Mercury News: Fix for San Jose’s 101-to-87 fiasco is held up by lawsuit Marin Independent Journal: Editorial: Take a look at using Highway 101 shoulders for buses San Francisco Examiner: Firefighters union asks mayoral candidates for veto power over bike lanes, pedestrian safety projects Recode: Uber’s partnership with Jump could […]

Reminder: attend Adapting to Rising Tides (ART) Bay Area Feb.14 Meeting in Novato

ART Bay Area February 14 Regional Working Group Meeting in Novato          When Wednesday, February 14, 2018 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM PST Add to Calendar Where Novato City Hall 901 Sherman Avenue Novato, CA 94956 Driving Directions Want to carpool to the workshop? Check out  this form to coordinate rides. There is […]

Energy News for February 8, 2018

Reuters: California says will block crude oil from Trump offshore drilling plan Reuters: Texas flood: U.S. oil exports pour into markets worldwide Bloomberg: A Fossil-Fuel Startup in California Is Using Solar’s Playbook Bloomberg: U.S. Gas Drillers Are Missing Out on Asia’s Oil-Driven Boom Financial Times: Total boosts returns to shareholders after jump in profits San Diego Union-Tribune: Problems in the pipeline […]