Transportation News for March 23, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Believe it or not, people are actually leaving Yelp reviews for Bay Area roads and tunnels Mercury News: San Jose: New group demands traffic calming solutions in Willow Glen Mercury News: Palo Alto: Tab for dump-truck damage to Embarcadero overpass could be $1 million Mercury News: How San Jose can make bicycling less stressful Mercury News: Roadshow: […]

Energy News for March 23, 2017

Reuters: As Trump targets energy rules, oil companies downplay their impact Reuters: U.S. crude stockpiles at record high as imports surge: EIA Houston Chronicle: Texas tries to join fight against BLM methane regulations KTVA: Japanese company withdraws plans for $1 billion LNG plant at Port MacKenzie The Wall Street Journal: Sinopec to Buy Chevron’s South Africa Assets for $900 Million […]

California Water and Drought News for March 23, 2017

Wall Street Journal: California’s Central Valley Farmers Bemoan Water Allocation New York Times: From the California Sky, Measuring All That Snow Sacramento Bee: Despite Trump promise and a wet winter, California farmers don’t get … East Bay Times: Editorial: DWR’s handling of Oroville Dam crisis keeps getting worse Sacramento Bee: When it comes to roads and dams, Jerry Brown isn’t […]

Transportation News for March 22, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Brown ‘cautiously optimistic’ about federal Caltrain funding East Bay Times: BART riders, Fremont residents hope relief is on the way with Warm Springs station opening Mercury News: Roadshow: Who won the BART Warm Springs opening date contest? Marin Independent Journal: San Rafael reluctantly OKs SMART deal involving Larkspur extension Napa Valley Register: Take the Napa Commute Challenge […]

Energy News for March 22, 2017

The Hill: Watchdog piles on criticism of offshore drilling regulator Bloomberg News: Big Oil’s Plan to Buy Into the Shale Boom Financial Times: Electric cars pose little threat to oil demand The Wall Street Journal: Saudi Arabia’s Oil Supremacy Falters Financial Times: Saudi Aramco to launch first public bond sale Financial Times: Gas Natural to file ???1bn complaint against Colombia San […]

California Water and Drought News for March 22, 2017

Chico Enterprise Record: Oroville Dam: How a 21st-century spillway compares to Oroville’s 1968 structure Sacramento Bee: What this week’s storms mean for California’s flood control system Chico Enterprise-Record: Oroville dam builders share insight on original construction California Ag Today: Saving Fish May Have Caused Oroville Disaster NewsBlaze: Oroville Dam Comes Close To Folding HydroWorld: Oroville Dam powerplant back on line, water […]

Transportation News for March 31, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Uber slows move into Oakland headquarters San Francisco Chronicle: A year later, I-580 pay-to-use lanes are a success, report says San Francisco Chronicle: Newest ferryboat makes its debut on the bay Mercury News: Video: $15.1 million ferry Hydrus takes to the water on San Francisco Bay San Francisco Examiner: All aboard San Francisco’s newest ferry vessel East […]

California Water and Drought News for March 21, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Measures save young salmon after failure of Oroville Dam spillway Sacramento Bee: Salmon evacuated from hatchery near Oroville Dam released into Feather River Capital Public Radio: California May Leave Federal Flood Insurance Program And Go It Alone LA Daily News: LA mayor declares emergency on potential aqueduct flooding due to ‘historic’ winter storms San Francisco Chronicle: Jerry […]

Energy News for March 21, 2017

Financial Times: Guyana oil prospects stir friction between Venezuela and ExxonMobil The Wall Street Journal: Plenty of Cash Lies Buried on Canada’s Oil Sands The Wall Street Journal: Shell Goes on a Deep-Water Drilling Diet Financial Times: Gazprom Neft taps foreign groups for technology to boost production Financial Times: Oil traders led by Vitol boost their ownership of petrol stations […]

Transportation News for March 20, 2017

San Francisco Chronicle: Trump’s proposed infrastructure cuts prompt @SFBART tweetstorm San Francisco Chronicle: Caltrans demolishes Big Sur bridge after days of setbacks Mercury News: Caltrans: Highway 1 replacement bridge in Big Sur ready in six months San Francisco Chronicle: Lombard Street crush: Let’s bend a little for the tourists San Francisco Chronicle: State set to regulate self-driving cars, but is […]