Energy News for January 9, 2018

House Democrats introduce bills banning oil, gas leasing in nearly all federal waters Brian Scheid, Platts State lawmakers join forces against offshore drilling Patrick Whittle, The Associated Press American Petroleum Institute urges White House to end China trade war, steel tariffs Meghan Gordon, Platts Venezuela congress slams oil deals with U.S., French companies Mayela Armas […]

Transportation News for January 9, 2018

Infrastructure projects grind to a halt during shutdown Washington Post Will these toll cheaters ever be busted? Roadshow Mercury News Opinion: Why electric cars make sense for Uber, Lyft drivers in San Francisco San Francisco Examiner The inequity of pay-by-distance transit in the Bay Area Curbed Opinion: Uber and Lyft Don’t Reduce Cars. Transit Does. […]

Transportation News for January 8, 2018

Google transformed Mountain View, is San Jose next? San Francisco Chronicle Gondola to the Greek? A-BART-ments? Drag show prop? BART wants your ideas for creative reuse of train cars East Bay Times Mayor Liccardo’s bicycling crash pains other bicyclist: Roadshow Mercury News AP: Gasoline shortage in six Mexican states causes chaos Associated Press San Rafael […]

Energy News and Highlights for January 8, 2018

Trump Is Giving Oil Industry a Bye in Shutdown, Critics Allege Jennifer A. Dlouhy, Bloomberg Saudis Plan New Export Cuts in Hopes of Lifting Oil to $80 a Barrel Benoit Faucon and Summer Said, The Wall Street Journal Why Venezuela Is Clashing With Its Old Foe Exxon Again Kevin Crowley and Fabiola Zerpa, Bloomberg Growing […]

Pacific Maritime Magazine – January 8, 2018

    FORWARD  SIGN UP TO RECEIVE PMM ONLINE     SUBSCRIBE TO THE PRINT EDITION         INSIDE PACIFIC MARITIME MAGAZINE   All the Fish in the Sea   By Chris Philips,  Managing Editor     The council of the European Union is taking action to reduce plastic pollution by banning the use of […]

EBMUD Job Opportunities for the Week of January 8, 2018

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California Water and Drought News for January 8, 2018

State Department of Water Resources finalizes water basin prioritizations By Lake County News, 1/5/19 First Storm of 2019 Bringing Rain, Snow and Concerns About Debris Flows in California Burn Zones By Hannah Fry and Ben Poston, Los Angeles Times, 1/5/19 Rivers in the Sky: What You Need to Know About Atmospheric River Storms By Peter Arcuni, […]

Energy News for January 8, 2018

Despite shutdown, Trump administration continues work to begin oil drilling in ANWR Elizabeth Harball, Alaska’s Energy Desk Iran says despite U.S. sanctions, it has found new ‘potential’ oil buyers Bozorgmehr Sharafedin, Reuters Farmers Fear Another Hit as Trump Shutdown Threatens Ethanol Vow Mario Parker and Jennifer A. Dlouhy, Bloomberg Gas flaring lights up Texas skies […]

Transportation News for January 3, 2019

AP: Brown reappoints top California high-speed rail leaders San Francisco Chronicle NCAA football title game prompts cleanup along Highway 87 Mercury News SUV driver hits, injures San Jose mayor Curbed New Bus/Carpool Lane Opens Thursday On West Grand Avenue Approach to Bay Bridge PR Newswire Richmond ferry service launches in one week Richmond Standard Smart […]

Energy News for January 3, 2019

Oil tanks catch fire at Noble well in the Permian Jordan Blum, Houston Chronicle Whitmer seeks AG opinion on Great Lakes oil pipeline deal The Associated Press OPEC Output Falls Most in Almost Two Years as Saudi Cuts Begin Grant Smith, Bloomberg Why the U.S. Imports LNG Despite Its Gas-Export Boom Naureen S. Malik, Bloomberg […]