Transportation News for October 19, 2017

Mercury News: Mountain View: City council debates automated transit possibilities  San Francisco Examiner: Survey: Private auto use in SF lower than before, except among wealthier residents 

Energy News for October 19, 2017

Financial Times: Iraq approaches BP to develop reclaimed Kirkuk oilfields The Associated Press: Judge to Hear Arguments on Tribe’s Pipeline Contingency Plan The Los Angeles Times: Republicans see new chance for oil drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge The Wall Street Journal: Vivo Energy Bets on Africa With $3 Billion IPO CNBC: Exxon Mobil fires up huge new Texas plant […]

California Water News for October 19, 2017

USA Today: 5,000-mile long ‘river in the sky’ to deliver heavy rain, feet of snow to Northwest LA Times: After staggering losses in California firestorm, officials expect state’s largest debris-removal effort ever Washington Post: What the wildfires leave behind: Getting a closer look at the devastation in California Imperial Valley News: Governor Brown Statement on Santa Clara Valley Water […]

Transportation News for October 17, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: AAA, founded in age of horseless carriages, prepares for self-driving cars  San Francisco Chronicle: Intel, Mobileye develop system to determine fault in self-driving-car crashes  San Francisco Chronicle: Supervisor revises measure on delivery robots on SF sidewalks  San Francisco Examiner: New regulations for jitneys leave ban on Muni competition in flux  San Francisco Examiner: Contractors hit SF with […]

California Water News for October 18, 2017

The New Yorker: Where the Fires in Northern California Came From, and What Lies Ahead NY Times: Cleanup From California Fires Poses Environmental and Health Risks LA Times: Lack of emergency alerts during firestorms prompts calls for improvements E&E News: Interior clears Calif. project with friends in high places Water Deeply: Still in Drought, California Town Seeks New Answers to […]

Energy News for October 18, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Saudi Oil Minister Downplays Prospect of Aramco Abandoning IPO Bloomberg: China Is About to Do for Global Gas Demand What It Did for Oil E&E News: Conservative groups join in opposing Perry’s plan The Los Angeles Times: Power lines and electrical equipment are a leading cause of California wildfires WFSB: Investigation underway into allegations of market […]

California Water News for October 17, 2017

LA Times: Death toll in wine country fires rises to 41 as driver of water truck dies in rollover accident LA Times: Controversial Cadiz water pipeline gets OK from federal government Post Gazette: California declares state of emergency to fight hepatitis A outbreak that has killed at least 18 people Mercury News: Key vote on Jerry Brown’s $17 billion […]

Energy News for October 17, 2017

The Hill: Trump approves oil pipeline expansion across Canadian border Reuters: China offers to buy 5 percent of Saudi Aramco directly – sources The Houston Business Journal: BP’s MLP aims to raise more than $800M in IPO The New York Times: How Cheniere Energy Decided to Take a Gamble on Liquified Natural Gas Financial Times: Petrobras seeks approval for listing […]

Northern California Fires – Please Join BPC in Donating to the American Red Cross

Bay Planning Coalition is very concerned about our members and others affected by the devastating fires affecting Northern California. Please click here to join us in contributing funds to the recovery effort through the American Red Cross.   We are in the process of developing a plan for engaging more in the fire recovery process. Please watch […]

Transportation News for October 13, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Waymo gives feds a detailed self-driving safety report Mercury News: Morning commute solutions near Saratoga High School becomes group effort Mercury News: Milpitas: Council authorizes $750K to fill ‘sinkhole’ on city street Mercury News: Milpitas Post Editorial: Route 237 corridor reflects surging high-tech growth Richmond Standard: Richmond ferry groundbreaking set for Nov. 1 San Diego Union-Tribune: In wake […]