Energy News for December 12, 2017

Reuters: Exxon to provide details on climate-change impact to its business Bloomberg: Trump to Open the Door for Oil Drilling Off U.S.’s East Coast The Guardian: North Sea pipeline closure ‘could have significant impact on consumers’ Newsweek: Bitcoin Mining on Track to Consume All of the World’s Energy by 2020 The Washington Post: Wind energy is supposed to help fight […]

California Water News for December 12, 2017

LA Times: The inferno that won’t die: How the Thomas fire became a monster OC Register: Santa Ana posts hottest temperature in the U.S., Newport Beach breaks 93-year-old heat record KQED News: State Releases Analysis of Oroville Spillway Cracks NPR: Firefighters In California Take Advantage Of Milder Winds CNN: California wildfires have destroyed 1,000 structures … and counting The New […]

EBMUD Job Opportunities for the Week of December 11, 2017

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California Regional Water Quality Control Board – Public Hearings on Proposed Withdrawal of Certain Water Quality Criteria Applicable to California

 This is a message from the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley (5).   EPA is proposing to amend federal regulations to withdraw certain federal water quality criteria for lead, chlorodibromomethane, and dichlorobromomethane applicable to California. The state now has adopted certain criteria for these parameters. EPA approved the state’s site-specific criteria, which […]

Transportation News for December 11, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: I-580 express lanes take lead in toll revenue  San Francisco Chronicle: Fatalities rising on Bay Area’s streets and highways, data show  CBS: MTC Study Shows Spike In Deadly Accidents In Bay Area  San Francisco Chronicle: Could Department of Livable Streets fix SF parking and traffic?  San Francisco Chronicle: Quake could shut Golden Gate Bridge ‘for a long, […]

Energy News for December 11, 2017

Reuters: Fuel shippers seek U.S. review of ‘excessive’ Colonial Pipeline rates Bloomberg: U.A.E., Kuwait Target June for Talks on Phasing Out Oil Cuts Axios: Why big oil is slowly turning green The New York Times: How Arctic Drilling, Stymied for Decades, Made Surprise Return in Tax Bill The Bismarck Tribune: Production limits rare for companies that miss natural gas flaring […]

California Water News for December 11, 2017

LA Times: At 230,000 acres, Thomas fire is now the fifth-largest wildfire in modern California history Daily News: There’s no rain in sight. So why is Southern California bracing for floods, mudslides? NPR: Firefighters Lose Ground On Largest Of California Fires Associated Press: New evacuations as huge Southern California fire flares up Daily News: Record-breaking dry conditions are making Southern […]

3rd Annual CA Boating Congress Set for February 27-28, 2018

Save the date for Marine Recreation Association’s (MRA) 3rd Annual California Boating Congress (CBC) set for February 27-28, 2017 at the California State Capitol.  This year BPC is a co-host of the CBC, where the marine industry and boating community come together to advocate for issues affecting this important part of the state’s economy and culture, and “chart […]

Transportation News for December 6, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: SF’s Central Subway falling further behind schedule, builder warns San Francisco Chronicle: Plan to set SF parking rates based on demand is approved East Bay Times: Lyft reveals top 2017 Bay Area, U.S. passenger destinations East Bay Times: New roads, strong bonds emerge from last winter’s damage in Morgan Territory Mercury News: Roadshow: Big rigs have Interstate […]

Energy News for December 6, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Move Over, Cushing: Houston Emerges as Key Oil Trading Hub The Denver Post: Oil and gas prices expected to rise more, but increases in supply will check growth The Houston Chronicle: Oil companies clamp down on methane leaks The Bismarck Tribune: Natural gas outage affects 1,100 Tioga customers Dow Jones Newswire: Two Killed in Kinder Morgan […]